Category: Hacking

Android Bluetooth Vulnerability Allowed Exploit Without User Interaction

Google has revealed a serious security flaw affecting its Android OS. As disclosed, a Bluetooth subsystem vulnerability affected the Android OS that could allow remote code execution on the target… Read more »

New ‘Strandhogg’ vulnerability targeting Android users

There’s a new Android vulnerability which has the best disguise of posing as legitimate apps. Security researchers from Promon have discovered the ‘Strandhogg’ vulnerability which has affected all Android versions… Read more »

Facebook’s iOS app opening camera in background without their knowledge

Facebook and instances of its invasion of privacy seem to be never ending. This time, there are complaints that users of iPhones and possibly other iOS devices have noticed the camera app… Read more »

Bug in Facebook Messenger Exposed Users’ Data : Researchers Said

As Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed about making his platform more secure, a bug in Facebook Messenger allowed websites to gain access to users’ data, including who they have been… Read more »

Hacker Breaches Dozens of Sites, Puts 127 Million New Records Up for Sale

A hacker who was selling details of nearly 620 million online accounts stolen from 16 popular websites has now put up a second batch of 127 million records originating from… Read more »

First Hacker Convicted of ‘SIM Swapping’ Attack Gets 10 Years Of Prison

A 20-year-old college student who stole cryptocurrency worth more than $5 million by hijacking victims’ phone numbers has pleaded guilty and accepted a sentence of 10 years in prison. Ortiz… Read more »