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Smart TV Hack Uses Broadcast Signal To Hijack Your Device

04/02/2017, Smart TVs are great as it does much more than conventional TVs, but unfortunately security on smart TVs are admittedly lacking which means that if companies aren’t paying attention, they’re basically selling devices that are open to hackers. In fact...

‘iCloud Hack’ Phone Call Scams Are Making Their Rounds

03/30/2017, Recently a group of hackers calling themselves the Turkish Crime Family have announced that they have the login credentials to millions of Apple accounts ranging from iCloud.com to Me.com, and that if Apple doesn’t pay the ransom by the 7th of April,...

Galaxy S8’s Facial Unlocking Tricked By Photograph

03/30/2017, When facial recognition was introduced to Android, it was quickly discovered that the feature was merely a novelty because it was easily bypassed using a photo of the person who owns the device. Fast forward to today, and we’re sure many are wondering...

Apple Granted Another Patent For An Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanner

03/28/2017, There have been some interesting iPhone 8 rumors in recent times, where there are some who are claiming that Apple might actually do away with Touch ID and replace it with a 3D laser scanner which does facial recognition. Is that true? We suppose that...

iOS 10.3 Patches Safari Security Hole

03/28/2017, iOS 10.3 has been released for iOS users, and we know that there are some users out there who tend to wait before updating to see if there are any bugs. That is completely understandable, however for security reasons perhaps it might be worth updating to...

Report Confirms Some iCloud Credentials Held By Hackers As Legit

03/24/2017, It’s starting to look as if the hacker group calling themselves the Turkish Crime Family might actually be holding onto legitimate iCloud login credentials. The folks at ZDNet recently managed to obtain several of these credentials from the group, to...

4-Year Old Saves Mom’s Life With Touch ID And Siri

03/23/2017, Touch ID is a great security measure for preventing unauthorized users from getting into your phone. However kids can be pretty creative and as we have seen in the past, putting a sleeping parent’s thumb or finger on Touch ID without their knowledge is...

Hackers Still Threatening To Wipe Apple Devices

03/23/2017, As you might have heard, a group of hackers have recently come out and threatened Apple that if they did not pay a ransom, they would remotely wipe millions of Apple devices. Apple has since come forward and denied that iCloud and Apple IDs have not been...

Apple Denies iCloud Or Apple ID Breaches

03/23/2017, Recently it was reported that a group of hackers had threatened Apple that they would wipe millions of Apple devices if the company did not pony up a ransom. The group claims to have login credentials for a bunch of Apple services, although the report...

Hackers Threaten To Wipe Millions Of Apple Devices

03/22/2017, It seems that not only does Apple have the Wikileaks flaws and vulnerabilities to deal with, it looks like they have another potential problem brewing. A group that calls itself the Turkish Crime Family is claiming to have the login credentials to more...