BrakTooth Bluetooth Bugs Bite: Exploit Code, PoC Released

CISA is urging vendors to patch, given the release of public exploit code & a proof of concept tool for bugs that open billions of devices – phones, PCs, toys,…

Phishing attacks are harder to spot on your smartphone. That's why hackers are using them more

There’s been a surge in mobile phishing attacks targeting the energy sector as cyber attackers attempt to break into networks used to provide services including electricity and gas.  The energy…

iOS 15, Windows 10 and Google Chrome Hacked During the Tianfu Cup Contest

During the weekend of 16th -17th October, a hacking competition took place in China, more specifically in Chengdu’s Sichuan province. The most prestigious and biggest competition in this sense in…

Cloud security in 2021: A business guide to essential tools and best practices

Cloud computing services have become a vital tool for most businesses. It’s a trend that has accelerated recently, with cloud-based services such as Zoom, Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace and many others…

UltimaSMS Subscription Fraud Campaign Targeted Android Users

The campaign was detected by Avast researchers, who dubbed it ‘UltimaSMS’, and also reported 80 related applications on the Google Play Store. Despite the fact that Google promptly deleted the applications,…

US rolls out new rules governing export of hacking, cyberdefense tools

The US Commerce Department has released new rules designed to stop companies from selling hacking tools to China, Russia and other countries that may use them for nefarious purposes. The…

These hackers dodge Windows and target Linux as they look to steal phone data

A stealthy hacking group is infiltrating telecommunications companies around the world in a campaign which researchers have linked to intelligence gathering and cyber espionage.  The campaign, which has been active…

iPhone Hackers Win $300K

iPhone Hackers Win $300K A white hat hacking team has won a life-changing amount of money for completing the world's first public remote jailbreak of the iPhone 13 Pro. The…

iPhone 13 Pro, Windows, Chrome, Linux and others pwned at Tianfu Cup

Tianfu Cup is a version of the Pwn2own in which hackers from Kunlun Lab managed to secure first place by hacking iPhone 13 through a vulnerability in the Safari mobile…