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New Variant Of Spectre And Meltdown CPU Flaw Found; Fix Affects...

Very often a significant security flaw is followed by new derivatives of the same exploit. Following the widely popular Spectre and Meltdown speculative execution...

Why Is My Facebook Android App Asking For “Superuser” Permission?

It looks like developers working at Facebook really love to live dangerously. The company knows how to violate the user trust and play loose...

Teensafe, A Teen Phone Monitoring App, Leaks Thousands Of Apple ID...

Teensafe is a monitoring app used by parents for keeping a check on the activities of their children. The app allows parents to access...

Real-time Location Data Of Nearly All US Smartphone Users Exposed

A cell phone tracking service called LocationSmart has been reportedly leaking real-time location data on millions of mobile phone customers across North America. Exploiting a...

A ‘Dumb’ Version Of Cambridge Analytica Exposed 3 Million Facebook Users’...

The word Cambridge now reminds most of us about Cambridge Analytica and Alexandr Kogan. A report from New Scientist reveals that there was another...

Critical PGP Flaws Can Expose Encrypted Emails In “Plaintext” — Disable...

Email users who use PGP (based on OpenPGP) and S/MIME to encrypt and decrypt their communications are at "immediate risk." The reason is that...

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Found In Ubuntu Snap Store

Tarwirdur, a Github user, recently flagged a malicious cryptocurrency mining malware hiding in Ubuntu apps. Found in the Ubuntu Snap Store, an app store...

Cops Can Track Your Phone “Within Seconds” — Senator Wants To...

We might have a hint, but we never let our brain trick us into the fact that real-time tracking has made way past movies....

Here Are The 3000+ Facebook Ads Russia Used To Affect 2016...

Last year, major tech companies including Facebook, Google, Twitter were brought under scrutiny for being the platforms used to fuel Russian propaganda related to the...

7 Malicious Chrome Extensions Infected 100,000+ Users, Mined $1000 Cryptocoins

We have seen many examples where malicious chrome extensions are used to target users and steal their information. Last month, the Facexworm malware campaign...