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Google Now & Siri Hack

Siri & Google Now Can Be Hacked From 16 Feet Away

Google Now may be your personal assistant. However your voice isn't the only one it listens to. As a group of researchers from France have found, Siri & Google Now also helpfully obeys the...
Dangerous USB

A USB that can literally destroy your computer!

USB sticks have long been a mechanism for delivering malware to unsuspecting computer users. A booby-trapped flash drive, for example, was the means by which the US and Israel reportedly contaminated...
flash update

Users of Yahoo hacked because of Flash

Researchers at Malwarebytes, an anti-malware vendor, uncovered a large scale attack targeting Yahoo customers via Yahoo’s advertising network. Malwarebytes notified Yahoo about it and the “malvertising” marketing campaign is now no...
RIP flash

Flash ads will stop working in Chrome from Sept 1st, 2015

In case your advertisements are not on the search giant's network (Adsense), they better be in HTML5 – or they're lifeless to Chrome. If they are already on the Adsense, then...
IPPC, Berlin 2016

Next Hacker International Programming Player Competition (IPPC)

Miami, September 16, 2015 Java Programmers Competition 2016 IPPC: $500,000 cash prizes SHOW ME YOUR SPEED! We are already convinced that there are many gifted programmers and ingenious hackers.     Now we want to know...
satellite hacking

Russian Spy Team Accused of Hacking Satellite Data

In case you’re a state-sponsored hacker siphoning data from selected computer systems, the very last thing you need is for somebody to find your command-and-control server and shut it down, finishing...
qualcomm vulnerable

Once again, a billion plus android devices vulnerable

  Once again, more than a billion Android gadgets are vulnerable to a security hole in Qualcomm's Snapdragon chip that may very well be exploited by any malicious hacker to gain full...
ActiveTracker Campaign Malware

A Malware Called Active VisitorTracker Campaign Infecting WordPress Sites

For the last couple of weeks Sucuri have been tracking a new Malware threat that has gained significant traction over the past forty eight-seventy two hours. The malware they call the “Active...
clean teslacrypt ransonware

TeslaCrypt Ransomware Creators Giveup The Master Key

  Many of you are already aware of what a 'ransomware' is. For those who don't know, a ransomware is a type of a virus or malware that takes over a computer...

Major Flaw In Android Can Let Hackers In With Just An MMS

Android is the most popular mobile operating system in the Universe: More than 80 percent of smartphones run on it. According to mobile security experts at Zimperium, there's a gaping hole...