Hackers Slipped Malware Into The Google Play Store

2017-08-30T12:41:49+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Six cybersecurity firms came together today to announce that they successfully took down a network of apps that turned Android smartphones into cyber weapons. Mashable reports that the malware, called WireX, was hidden in about 300 apps available for download in the [...]

How a Bug in an Obscure Chip Exposed a Billion Smartphones to Hackers

2017-08-03T12:02:06+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Tags: , , |

If you haven't updated your iPhone or Android device lately, do it now. Until very recent patches, a bug in a little-examined Wi-Fi chip would have allowed a hacker to invisibly hack into any one of a billion devices. Yes, [...]