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Blizzard’s Battle.net Games Knocked Offline

04/14/2016, If in the past few hours you’ve been having some difficulty playing Blizzard’s games, know that you’re not alone, and no it does not seem that Blizzard had some kind of emergency maintenance. As it turns out, it seems that Blizzard’s Battle.net...

New ‘Evil’ WiFi Could Result In Bricked iPhones/iPads

04/13/2016, You know how when you connect to a WiFi network once, you won’t need to keep entering the password again the next time? This is why when you come home from work, you are usually hooked onto your home’s WiFi instead of being on cellular. However...

Cellebrite Reportedly Close To Hacking The iPhone 6

04/11/2016, For those unfamiliar in the Apple vs FBI case, it seems that the law enforcement agency has managed to get outside help from the likes of Israeli tech firm Cellebrite, who has reportedly managed to successfully hack the iPhone 5c. However this hardly...

Apple Expected To Publicly Share FBI’s iPhone Hacking Technique

04/04/2016, So it seems that at the end of the day, the FBI did not need Apple’s help in hacking the iPhone. In fact the FBI’s technique for hacking the device has proven to be useful and effective enough where they can now help other law enforcement agencies in...

Your Wireless Mouse Could Be A Security Risk

03/23/2016, These days with everything being connected, the concern over security has risen as well. For example the FBI has recently warned about how connected cars becoming increasingly vulnerable to attacks, but here’s something that you probably did not think...

DOJ Claims To Have Found A Way To Hack The iPhone

03/21/2016, Apple is currently ordered by the court to unlock the iPhone belonging to a terrorist, but to date the Cupertino company has been resisting those orders, claiming that it will set a dangerous precedent for the future. However it seems that debate could...

FBI Warns Of Cars Becoming Increasingly Vulnerable To Hacks

03/18/2016, Cars are basically tools of transportation meant to take us from point A to point B. Over the years, the development of cars has gotten increasingly complex with more functionality added with every model. Nowadays cars can connect to the internet and have...

Anonymous’ War On Donald Trump Has Begun

03/17/2016, Several days ago, Anonymous announced and openly-declared that they were going to wage a “total war” on Donald Trump, and if you were wondering if this was more bark than bite, think again. The hacker group has recently released what they are claiming...

Watch A Credit Card Skimmer Installed In Seconds

03/17/2016, It is pretty common to see ATMs dispense warnings (alongside cash) that customers should keep an eye out and make sure that there is no suspicious-looking gadgets or accessories attached to the machine. These are usually ATM skimmers which will then be...

iCloud Hacker Pleads Guilty To Phishing Scheme

03/16/2016, A couple of years ago, you might recall that Apple’s iCloud was compromised and private photos belonging to many celebrities were downloaded and published online. According to a recent report from NBC News, it seems that a Pennsylvania man has since...

WSJ Report ‘Confirms’ Apple Is Beefing Up iCloud Security

03/16/2016, Right now as many of you guys have heard, Apple and the FBI and DOJ are embroiled in a debate as to whether or not Apple should comply with the court’s order to unlock the iPhone belonging to a terrorist. Apple claims that they are unable to, in which...

Home Depot Offers $19M Settlement Over 2014 Hacks

03/09/2016, Back in 2014, Home Depot was hacked in which more than 50 million credit cards on file were compromised. So far we haven’t really heard of any reports of credit cards going on rogue spending sprees since the hack, which we guess we’re thankful for,...

Valve (Finally) Apologizes For 2015’s Christmas Breach

03/04/2016, Last year for a very brief period of time, there seemed to be some kind of glitch in Valve’s Steam platform in which users could see the information of other users. The information did not reveal anything too sensitive, like credit card information or...