Tag: Security

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 »

After Some Days, Windows 7 Users won’t get Security Updates Anymore : Microsoft

Microsoft has been pushing legacy Windows users to upgrade to Windows 10 through a number of incentives, including free upgrades. But for a number of reasons, there are still many… Read more »

WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton Asked Students To Delete Facebook Accounts

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton urged Stanford University students to delete their Facebook accounts, as he explained his reasons for selling the app to Mark Zuckerberg in the first place. Acton… Read more »

Google Project Zero Reveals ‘High Severity’ macOS Kernel Flaw

Google‘s Project Zero team has revealed a “high severity” macOS kernel flaw that allows an attacker to modify a user-owned mounted filesystem without the knowledge of macOS memory manager. Even… 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 »