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Safari Bug Could Make Dangerous Phishing Attacks Easier than Ever

Phishing is a “hacker” tactic as old as the internet. The process is simple, and involves a person, the phisher, setting up a fake website that looks nearly identical to the real thing. 701 more words


iOS Security Flaw Allows Attacker to Crash Apps, Prevent Reboot

A new security flaw has been discovered in iOS that will consistenty make all apps that use the internet crash upon launch, and it can also force apps to be stuck in a boot cycle. 250 more words


Mac Users, Upgrade to Yosemite

Yesterday, I updated my iPhone to iOS 8.3. I figured this would make it incompatible with Xcode 6.2, but what I didn't realize is that Apple would make Xcode 6.3 only available on Yosemite. 714 more words


Hardware Hack Makes iPhone Passcodes Hackable

For the standard 4 digit iPhone passcode, there are 10,000 possible combinations. This means it would take many days to guess. On top of that, the phone will lock up after a certain number of guesses, so no hacker could sit there and try every combination, as they'll end up locked out. 541 more words


Sec 66A Law Is Gone, Now The Lawlessness Will Begin

So Sec 66A gets thrown out of the window by the Supreme Court. No surprises there. Any reasonable thinking human being would have been appalled by the sheer brazenness of the section. 337 more words

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Criminal Manipulation of Metadata

Australians have been arguing over the storage of Metadata issue for many months now. Some are ok with it while others are not, often claiming it is an invasion of privacy. 623 more words

Android, Apple Vulnerable To Hackers

FREAK security flaw Android, Apple using vulnerable to hackers
#Freak #NSA – FREAK security flaw made Android, Apple users vulnerable to hackers – Many Apple and Android users had been left vulnerable to hackers for more than a decade due to a former U.S. 229 more words