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$530M NEM Stolen Following Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hack

01/26/2018, Just like real-life cash, cryptocurrency can be stolen as well. In fact last year $30 million worth of cryptocurrency had been stolen, which is a lot of money, but we reckon it pales in comparison to the latest theft. Japanese cryptocurrency exchange...

Blizzard’s Games Were Vulnerable To Hijacking Exploit

01/23/2018, Given that pretty much all games these days seem to require an always-on internet connection, which also means that gamers might be more susceptible to hacks. That could have been the case for gamers who enjoy Blizzard’s games because according to...

Intel Says Spectre & Meltdown Exploits Extend To Newer Chips As Well

01/18/2018, A couple of weeks ago, security exploits known as Spectre and Meltdown were revealed and it is a particularly nasty exploit. This is due to the fact that the exploits affect a variety of chips from a variety of makers, covering a bunch of devices ranging...


Wi-Fi Alliance Announces New, More Secure WPA3 Standard

01/08/2018, It has often been suggested by those in the cyber security business that hooking onto a public WiFi network is probably not the best idea, especially if you’re planning on performing actions such as internet banking, or transferring sensitive...

Starbucks’ WiFi Hijacked Laptops To Mine Cryptocurrency

12/12/2017, Public WiFi is great if you’re in a foreign country and have no access to the internet, or if you’re out and don’t want to tether your phone to your laptop. Unfortunately public WiFi does carry certain risks, such as being hacked or having your data...

HomeKit Vulnerability Discovered In iOS 11.2

12/08/2017, While software bugs do happen from time to time, we have to say that the number of bugs and issues popping up in iOS 11 is a bit alarming. In fact the latest is less of a bug and more of a security vulnerability which involves HomeKit and if exploited,...

Thieves Unlock A Mercedes In 60 Seconds Without Breaking Anything

11/26/2017, One of the new features we’re seeing in cars today is the ability for them to be unlocked remotely through an app, or unlocking without the need for the insertion of a key or a press of the remote, as long as the owner of the car (and the key) is within...

Uber Discloses Massive Data Breach That Occurred In 2016

11/21/2017, If your account got hacked, isn’t that something you’d like to be immediately aware of right away? Unfortunately for Uber, the company is only now disclosing a year later that back in 2016, they experienced a massive data breach that saw 57 million...

Flaw Found In Amazon Key That Could Disable The Cloud Cam

11/17/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Amazon announced Amazon Key. This is basically a system that allows a courier to enter your home and leave your package in your home, which means that even if you’re not home you will still receive your packages as promised. This...

Report Claims Android Is The Most Targeted By Malware

11/16/2017, Malware, viruses, hacks; those are security issues that aren’t exactly new, but unfortunately it seems that some platforms are more affected than most. According to Nokia’s latest Threat Intelligence Report, it seems that they have discovered that...

Your Google Account Is Most Likely To Be Hijacked Through Phishing

11/12/2017, There are many ways to get hacked on the internet, but it seems that one of the more common ways that people are getting their accounts hacked and taken over is through phishing. This is according to a recent study conducted by Google in an attempt to...

These Groovy Lava Lamps Help Keep Part Of The Internet Secure

11/12/2017, Lava lamps at some point in time were an extremely popular piece of home decoration, but fast forward to today, it seems that these groovy pieces of home furnishing has found a new lease on life: protecting part of the internet. Wait, what? Yup, you read...