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Cellebrite Reportedly Close To Hacking The iPhone 6

04/11/2016, For those unfamiliar in the Apple vs FBI case, it seems that the law enforcement agency has managed to get outside help from the likes of Israeli tech firm Cellebrite, who has reportedly managed to successfully hack the iPhone 5c. However this hardly...

Apple Patches OS X Bug That Can Leak Your iMessages

04/11/2016, From time to time you might receive notifications about an update for your operating system. Unless it’s a very obvious bug that impacts the performance of your computer, some of you guys might choose to ignore the update until a later date. Now if you...

Japan To Allow Tourists To Make ‘Payments’ Using Fingerprints

04/10/2016, Usually cash is a good idea when traveling overseas, especially if you’re not a fan of being charged for service fees and getting horrible exchange rates when withdrawing from a foreign ATM or using your credit card. However traveling with cash can be...

Microsoft Edge To Start Pausing Less Important Flash Content

04/08/2016, While Flash might have been an instrumental tool in web development back in the day, these days the feature seems to provide a fair amount of security headaches for web developers. In fact last year, Google announced that they would begin to pause Flash...

Apple Fixes Siri Lock Screen Bug Server Side

04/06/2016, Yesterday we reported that while iOS 9.3.1 fixed one of the annoying issues found in iOS 9.3, it also presented another problem, which is that a new bug was discovered that allowed non-authorized users to gain access to your contacts and your photos. The...

iOS 9.3.1 Security Flaw Discovered

04/05/2016, Several days ago, Apple released the iOS 9.3.1 update. This update fixed one of the annoying issues with iOS 9.3, which was that it finally got links to work properly again. Unfortunately it seems that fixing one problem has led to a new problem being...

Apple Expected To Publicly Share FBI’s iPhone Hacking Technique

04/04/2016, So it seems that at the end of the day, the FBI did not need Apple’s help in hacking the iPhone. In fact the FBI’s technique for hacking the device has proven to be useful and effective enough where they can now help other law enforcement agencies in...

Cellebrite Identified As The Company Helping To Unlock The iPhone

03/23/2016, A report from the other day revealed that the US Department of Justice had asked the courts to hold off on their hearing with Apple. Apparently they have managed to find a way to hack the iPhone themselves, meaning that they no longer needed Apple’s...

Your Wireless Mouse Could Be A Security Risk

03/23/2016, These days with everything being connected, the concern over security has risen as well. For example the FBI has recently warned about how connected cars becoming increasingly vulnerable to attacks, but here’s something that you probably did not think...

This Notebook Can Erase Itself When You Microwave It

03/23/2016, Storing things on the computer or in physical form isn’t 100% safe, meaning that you’ve got to be careful when choosing how you want to secure things. Now when it comes to physical like documents, sure you can shred paper or burn it, but what if there...

iPhone SE Sports First-Gen Touch ID Sensor

03/22/2016, With the launch of the iPhone SE, Apple introduced the Touch ID fingerprint sensor which has become standard in Apple’s mobile products. Obviously Apple has introduced newer generations of the hardware which has become faster and more adept at reading...

Apple’s iMessage Encryption Is Broken, Fix Coming In iOS 9.3

03/21/2016, One of the reasons why many users and companies used BlackBerry devices back in the day along with services like BBM is because of its security. Back then BBM offered up encryption as a security measure to prevent messages and emails from being...

FBI Warns Of Cars Becoming Increasingly Vulnerable To Hacks

03/18/2016, Cars are basically tools of transportation meant to take us from point A to point B. Over the years, the development of cars has gotten increasingly complex with more functionality added with every model. Nowadays cars can connect to the internet and have...

Anonymous’ War On Donald Trump Has Begun

03/17/2016, Several days ago, Anonymous announced and openly-declared that they were going to wage a “total war” on Donald Trump, and if you were wondering if this was more bark than bite, think again. The hacker group has recently released what they are claiming...