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A chip flaw left a third of all smartphones vulnerable to spying

A flaw in chips made by MediaTek, a Taiwanese tech giant, potentially allowed threat actors to steal audio and eavesdrop...
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Cyberflashing can soon become illegal in the UK

The upcoming Online Safety Bill will focus heavier on harassment and digital safety, potentially banning the distribution of unsolicited obscene...
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Over 9 million Android devices infected with new trojan from Huawei's app store

Security researchers found dozens of games on Huawei’s AppGallery store infected with the Android.Cynos.7.origin trojan, which is designed to collect...
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Americans filed 5 million complaints about telemarketing and scam calls

Even if your phone number is listed on the Do Not Call Registry, it doesn't stop scammers from calling you....
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Apple sues NSO Group over the use of Pegasus spyware

Apple has filed a lawsuit against Israeli cyber firm NSO Group and its parent company OSY Technologies for allegedly targeting...
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Severe vulnerability found in Cisco firewalls

The security flaw, found in two Cisco firewall products, could be abused by unauthenticated remote attackers in order to carry...
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Kremlin orders 13 foreign tech companies to open offices in Russia by 2022

Russia has ordered 13 tech companies, including Google, Meta, TikTok, and Apple, to be represented on Russian soil by the...
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Holiday phishers switch to phone scams

Scammers are now phishing for credentials through low-tech phone scams. Anxious victims threatened with financial loss might miss the obvious...
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CISA and FBI warn: threat actors don’t take holidays

Malicious cyber actors aren’t making the same holiday plans as you. Instead, they take advantage of holidays and weekends to...
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GoDaddy security breach exposes 1.2 million WordPress users' data

Web registrar and hosting company GoDaddy submitted a filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday, revealing that...
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