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Data Sent Between Smartwatch And Smartphone Might Not Be Secure

12/10/2014, A lot of smartwatches tend to sync with smartphones. This is required as notifications from the smartphone are sent to the smartwatch, and data collected from the smartwatch, such as biometrics and health data, are sent back to the smartphone where it is...

Secret Aliases Of Celebrities Spotted In Sony Hack

12/09/2014, Have you ever heard about Johnny Madrid or Lauren Brown? Perhaps not – unless you are a huge fan of Tom Hanks and Natalie Portman, as those were their respective aliases which were discovered after such information was stolen – and...

Sony Pictures Leak Traced To Hotel In Bangkok, Thailand

12/07/2014, We’re sure many of you guys have heard by now that Sony Pictures has been hacked. The initial reports have suggested that the attack could have been sanctioned by North Korea, although these are allegations that North Korea has since denied. That being...

Hackers Send Threatening Messages To Sony Pictures Employees

12/05/2014, You might recall that a couple of weeks ago, Sony Pictures was hacked. The hacked was followed by leaked movies which were posted online by the hackers. Well it seems that hacking Sony Pictures and disabling them wasn’t enough, but the hackers have now...

Sony’s Annie Removed From File Sharing Websites

12/03/2014, Ah, there is nothing quite like the long arm of the law that puts things into perspective. We have all heard about how there were North Korean footprints found in the recent Sony Pictures hack, where several high profile movies that have yet to hit the...

Xbox Live Goes Down In Hack

12/01/2014, It is me, or are hackers just having too easy a time compromising the systems of various organizations around the world? Of course, one of the more high profile hacks that happened just recently would be that of Sony, where North Korea has been indicated...

Mechanical Keyboard With Backlighting Hacked To Play Snake

11/25/2014, If you’re the sort that likes to type in the dark, then having a keyboard with backlit keys is a great way to help you find your way around it. However what if you paired an ARM Cortex CPU with a mechanical keyboard with backlights? What kind of crazy...

Sony Pictures Has Been Hacked, Hackers Post Their Demands

11/24/2014, Earlier today we reported that Sony had denied claims that PSN was hacked and if you thought that was the end of it, you’d be mistaken. While Sony PSN might not have been hacked, it looks like another division of Sony has – Sony Pictures....

US State Department’s Unclassified Email System Breached

11/17/2014, It goes without saying, that once a platform goes digital, it is more or less open to being hacked, no matter how secure it is. Apparently, the latest hacking incident would involve the U.S. State Department’s unclassified email systems, which...

Windows Phone 8.1 Hacked By XDA Developers

11/11/2014, I suppose it is rather safe to say that the digital world does have its fair share of advantages, although there are always loopholes to exploit. With Windows Phone 8.1 having been around for some time already, are there any notable exploits in this...

USPS Hack Could Come From China

11/10/2014, Earlier today, it was announced that the United States Postal Service’s (USPS) computer networks experienced a breach some time in September, and it remains to be seen as to the exact moment when the actual attack (or attacks) actually happened....

Windows Reportedly To Blame For Home Depot Hack

11/10/2014, As you might have heard, a report from last week revealed that the Home Depot hack did not involve just credit cards, but email addresses too. While it might seem trivial, obtaining email address could lead to phishing, which in turn could lead to...

Home Depot Hack Might Have Compromised 53 Million Email Addresses

11/07/2014, Back in September it was reported that Home Depot’s systems had been hacked which potentially compromised as many as 56 million credit/debit cards. This was no doubt an inconvenience to many users who had to go to their banks and change their...