Spectre Meltdown

Major CPU vulnerabilities ‘Spectre’ and ‘Meltdown’ become public

Yesterday, The Register published a report claiming that Windows and Linux developers were trying to fix a "fundamental design flaw in Intel's processor chips." According...
Edward Snowden Haven app

Snowden backed Haven app turns your phone into a security system

Earlier this year, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in a meeting with Jacqueline Moudeina - a legendary human rights advocate in Chad - told that...
ai type data 31 million

Predictive keyboard app AI.type leaves data of 31 million users wide open

Sloppy security is one thing, the amount of data you give up when you use some apps is another. And this latest case is...

‘Janus’ Android vulnerability allows attackers to modify APKs without affecting signature

Android, since its first release, has required developers to sign their applications, so that the developers don't have to worry about modified APKs causing...
websites record keystroke

Hundreds of websites record your every keystroke

According to a study recently carried out at Princeton University, hundreds of websites record users' every click, movement and scrolling behavior. The websites include the...

Google launches advanced Gmail protection for high-risk users

The Big G on Tuesday announced it would roll out an "advanced protection program" to provide stronger Gmail security for high-risk users, such as...
microsoft fix krack attack wpa2 flaw

Microsoft has already fixed the Krack Attack vulnerability

The 'Krack Attack', WiFi's WPA2 encryption protocol flaw is nothing short of frightening, but if you're using a recent Windows PC, you should feel...
android device wifi wpa2 protocol attack

Your Android device is most likely vulnerable to new devastating Wi-Fi attack

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PK-O9UE6b5w&feature=youtu.be Earlier today, reports emerged that WPA2 Wi-Fi encryption protocol is fundamentally flawed, and can easily be cracked to intercept and read traffic sent across...
wpa2 encryption protocol wifi flaw hack

Severe flaw in WPA2 encryption protocol leaves Wi-Fi traffic prone to hacking

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PK-O9UE6b5w The WPA2 encryption protocol that protects Wi-Fi traffic passing between computers and access points is seriously flawed and rumored to have been cracked. Any hacker...
oneplus changes data collection policy

Following public outcry, OnePlus makes changes to its data collection policy

The latest mis-step from yet another tech company was from OnePlus, when a software engineer discovered that OxygenOS was sending massive amounts of analytics...