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E-Cigarette Found To Have Malware Hard Coded Into Its USB Charger

11/25/2014, There is a lot of debate regarding e-cigarettes and whether or not it is actually good for your health. Naturally advocates of the e-cigarette claim that it isn’t harmful and helps people quit smoking, while some health experts beg to differ, but that...

Symantec Discovers Regin Malware That Has Been Lurking For Years

11/24/2014, Sometimes bugs in software exist that never get discovered or fixed, simply because the conditions it takes to produce them are extremely complicated which is why they might have gone unnoticed during testing. A good example was about a little more than a...

Vulnerability Found In Samsung’s Find My Mobile Feature

10/27/2014, Features offered by Samsung such as Find My Mobile are great if you’ve lost your phone and you’re trying to locate it, or if your phone has been stolen and you’re trying to remotely wipe the data so that whoever stole it will not be able to access...

John McAfee’s D-VASIVE App Prevents Apps From Spying On You

10/24/2014, John McAfee, while no longer related to the McAfee anti-virus company he helped found, has been pretty vocal about mobile security. It wasn’t too long ago that McAfee released an app called DCentral 1 which basically helps users identify which apps had...

Apple Issues iCloud Security Warning

10/22/2014, You might recall that yesterday we reported that iCloud users in China were reportedly subject to a man-in-the-middle attack in which it was suspected that the Chinese government could be behind it. Well it looks like Apple has since acknowledged that...

Homeboy Security Camera Mounts On Your Walls/Ceiling With Magnets

10/21/2014, There are probably many different types of home security cameras available in the market today, but if you’re looking for an alternative, perhaps the Homeboy could be worth checking out. Designed by Mark Richards who was frustrated after having his home...

Zwipe MasterCard Will Come With A Built-In Fingerprint Scanner

10/20/2014, Biometric security is a good way to make sure that you, and only you, can authorize a payment, authenticate a login, and so on. This is compared to PIN codes or passwords which can always be guessed, especially if it is someone close to you. Now for the...

Over 7 Million Dropbox Username/Passwords Have Been Leaked

10/14/2014, Dropbox is one of the more popular cloud storage services out there in the market today, but it looks like the company just can’t seem to catch a break these days. According to reports, it seems that hackers have somehow managed to get their hands on 7...