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PUBG Hackers Arrested & Fined For Developing Cheats For The Game

05/01/2018, Nobody likes a cheat, especially developers who have to deal with hackers and cheaters ruining their games. For example Blizzard has in the past gone after developers who have created bots for their games, so it’s not surprising that PUBG’s developers...

New Fake Flash Player Installer For Mac Discovered

04/25/2018, One of the favorite ways that we’re seeing hackers try to infect Mac computers is through fake Flash installers. Basically it will create a popup that tells the user that they will need to install the latest version of Adobe’s Flash Player and given...


Microsoft’s Windows Defender Now Available As A Chrome Extension

04/19/2018, For those who use Microsoft’s Windows platform, you’re probably familiar with the Windows Defender software which is Microsoft’s own way of protecting Windows users at an OS level without the need for additional software. The good news is that it...

US, UK Warn That Russia Has Been Hacking Routers Worldwide

04/16/2018, If there was ever a time to beef up your computer’s security at home, now would be it. This is because if the reports are to be believed, Russia has apparently been hacking routers in homes around the world. This is according to a joint announcement by...

MyFitnessPal Data Breach Exposes 150 Million User Accounts

03/29/2018, For those who are tracking their exercise and food intake, chances are you might be using MyFitnessPal which is probably one of the more popular health/fitness apps around. Unfortunately it looks like if you are one of the platform’s users, there is a...

iOS Camera QR Code Reader Vulnerability Discovered

03/26/2018, One of the new features that Apple built into iOS 11 is native QR code scanning in the default camera app. This allows users to fire up the camera app and scan a QR code instead of relying on third-party apps, but it appears that there might be a security...

Orbitz Breach Might Have Exposed 880,000 Payment Cards

03/20/2018, The problem with online shopping and one of the fears that many people still have today, is how your credit card information is online. Granted it is encrypted but sometimes hacks do happen which can be rather inconvenient. Unfortunately for those who...

Safari Exploits Demonstrated At Pwn20wn 2018

03/15/2018, It is rare if not impossible that software is completely invulnerable to hacks or exploits, which is why updates are important and why companies reward developers who discover bugs or possible hacks. In fact recently at the Pwn20wn 2018 event, several...

New iTunes App Store Phishing Scams Are Making Their Rounds

02/28/2018, If there is a good reason to try and hack into someone’s Apple account it is because it contains a lot of sensitive data, such as devices associated with said account, phone numbers, contacts, photos, and also credit card details in which the hacker...

Hackers Working To Bring More Doom Games Onto The Nintendo Switch

02/25/2018, We know that there were some gamers who were surprised (in a good way, we hope) when DOOM was brought onto the Nintendo Switch. However for those hoping to see older Doom titles arrive for the Switch, it seems that hackers are hard at work trying to get...

Tinder Flaw Lets Hackers Take Over Accounts With Phone Number

02/21/2018, It was just last month that it was discovered that dating app Tinder had a security flaw that lets strangers see your photos and matches. Now according to a report from Appsecure (via The Verge), a new flaw has been discovered that looks like it would...

Nintendo Switch Hacked To Run Linux

02/20/2018, We’re sure that hackers and modders are pretty curious about how hackable the Nintendo Switch is. There are many reasons for this, such as piracy, or the ability to run mods on the system, or just for fun. Recently it looks like hackers were successful...