UK-Based Teen Suspected of Operating LAPSUS$ Data Extortion Group

Experts claim the notorious data extortion group LAPSUS$ could be the brainchild of a teenager in the United Kingdom. LAPSUS$ is a relatively new cybercrime gang that first surfaced in December 2021…

Microsoft investigating hacking group's claims of successful breach

Written by AJ Vicens Mar 21, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP A cybercrime group that’s been targeting a string of high-profile victims with data theft, extortion and website defacements over the last…

Samsung confirms data breach as Lapsus$ hackers leak its source code

In total, Lapsus$ hackers have leaked 189 GB worth of sensitive data, while Samsung has confirmed the incident; it claimed that the leak does not involve customers’ or employees’ data.…

Flawed Encryption Feature Affected 100M Samsung Galaxy Phones

A team comprising Tel Aviv University’s academics disclosed details of a severe design flaw found in Samsung devices in mid-2021, which the company patched by October 2021. However, the details…

Research claims Samsung Galaxy Store apps are spreading malware

According to Max Weinbach of Android Police, “Samsung is hosting literal malware on the Galaxy Store.” It is becoming harder and harder to evade online scams, especially those involving Android…

Samsung S21 Series- Price, Features and More

The Samsung Galaxy 20 phones were no doubt incredible phones. But for many users, it felt like the company had pushed the price of this flagship phone a bit too…

Android Privacy Issues Were Discovered in a New Study

A UK team of researchers has carried out a study discovering some Android privacy issues related to Android smartphones. Huawei Android devices, Realme, Xiaomi, and Samsung represented the experts’ focus…