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Smart Lightbulbs Hacked To Expose WiFi Password

07/08/2014, Smart LED lightbulbs are pretty cool, like the Link bulb from GE and the Philips Hue. How are they cool? Well in case you haven’t been following the news, what makes these lightbulbs pretty awesome is that you can control them via your smartphone. You...

Mario Kart 8 Hacked

07/07/2014, For those of you who have had plenty of fun with the hugely successful Mario Kart 8 ever since it was launched, you might want to take note that not all is well with the title. Apparently, Mario Kart 8 has already been hacked, at least from what the...

Hackers Controlled Israeli Army Twitter Account For A While

07/04/2014, It seems that the Israeli army’s Twitter account too, is a little bit porous, having been hacked for a while by Internet hackers. According to the military, the Internet hackers posted a fear inducing message that a nuclear facility was the target of...

Yo’s Founder Thinks It Was Lucky They Got Hacked

06/23/2014, The Yo app might seem silly and novel on the surface, but for some strange reason it has managed to catch on in a very fast and viral way. Perhaps it’s the simplistic nature of the app which stands out from the sea of feature-rich apps like WhatsApp,...

NSA Bugging Devices Reverse Engineered

06/20/2014, I guess you can more or less say that the NSA is not exactly the most popular government outfit in town, considering how the entire PRISM issue blew up in their faces. Having said that, it might be time for some payback, as radio hackers have taken the...

Yo Messaging App Has Been Hacked

06/20/2014, In the past couple of days, there has been an app that has been making headlines and it is called Yo. For those unfamiliar, Yo is an instant messaging app, although to call it that might be an exaggeration because all it does is that it sends a contact of...

Fake EA Sports Instagram Accounts Used For Phishing

06/18/2014, If you were to pop on over to your email’s spam folder, you’ll probably notice a ton of messages from people claiming to be representatives of services you have used or are using. Personally I get a lot of World of Warcraft related emails, telling me...

Domino’s Pizza France And Belgium Hacked

06/16/2014, It seems that companies these days are finding themselves subject to hacking and Domino’s is one of the latest companies to experience such a breach. According to reports, it seems that Domino’s France and Belgium have been hacked, and that a range of...

Pinterest Hacked, Results In Massive Spam Effort

06/15/2014, If you happen to be an active Pinterest user, then you might be interested to hear that the service has been hacked recently. As a result of that, huge numbers of user accounts started to share their “achievements” in their respective weight loss...

Feedly Hit With Denial Of Service Attacks

06/11/2014, For those of you who curates your news via Feedly, it looks like the service has gone under a denial of service attack. This is according to a post on Feedly’s blog where they have confirmed that they are experiencing an attack right now. According to...

Passwords Used By Hackers Aren’t That Strong Either [Study]

06/10/2014, When we think about our accounts getting hacked, there are times when it is really our fault for choosing bad passwords, like 1234567, abc123, or in some cases, our own names which can be easily guessed. Based on that knowledge, one would think that...

Hackers Arrested In Russia Over iDevice Ransomware Attacks

06/09/2014, Remember back in May we reported that there were Apple users in Australia who faced ransomware attacks on their Apple devices? Well the good news is that the alleged perpetrators have since been caught all the way over in Russia, according to a report...

14-Year Old Boys “Hack” ATM Machine Using Its Own Manual

06/09/2014, Hacking into an ATM is nothing new and in the past, we’ve seen and heard about all sorts of hi-tech wizardry involved in trying to trick the ATM into dispensing money, but it seems that perhaps all those hi-tech gadgets might not have been necessary,...