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Mysterious Bugs Were Used to Hack iPhones and Android Phones and No One Will Talk About It

November 11th, 2020 📆 | 7681 Views ⚑

Image: Cathryn Virginia/VICE Google’s elite teams of bug and malware hunters found and disclosed a flurry of high impact vulnerabilities

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ICE, IRS Explored Using Hacking Tools, New Documents Show

October 28th, 2020 📆 | 2546 Views ⚑

Image: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images Federal agencies including Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are at least

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US Says Iran Is Behind Threatening ‘Proud Boys’ Emails About Mail-In Vote

October 22nd, 2020 📆 | 2723 Views ⚑

The U.S. government accused Iran of being behind the recent threatening emails sent to several voters in Florida, Arizona, and

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European Police Malware Could Harvest GPS, Messages, Passwords, More

September 15th, 2020 📆 | 7999 Views ⚑

The malware that French law enforcement deployed en masse onto Encrochat devices, a large encrypted phone network using Android phones,

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Postal Service Used Apps That Had ‘Catastrophic’ Vulnerabilities for Years

September 11th, 2020 📆 | 8180 Views ⚑

Image: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images For years, the United States Postal Service used several applications that had “catastrophic” bugs that could

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Hackers Leak Alleged Internal Files of Chinese Social Media Monitoring Firms

August 21st, 2020 📆 | 8148 Views ⚑

A group of hackers says they have obtained internal files from three Chinese social media monitoring companies. After leaking some

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Ex-NSA Hacker Finds a Way to Hack Mac Users Via Microsoft Office

August 6th, 2020 📆 | 3602 Views ⚑

Image: Cathryn Virginia/Motherboard Mac computers have long enjoyed the reputation of being more secure than their Windows counterparts. Over the

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Fugitive Wirecard Executive Jan Marsalek Was Involved In Attempt to Purchase Hacking Team Spyware

July 22nd, 2020 📆 | 4669 Views ⚑

The fugitive executive of the embattled payment startup Wirecard was mentioned in a brazen and bizarre attempt to purchase hacking

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ICE Questions an Admin of The-Eye Archive Site About ‘BlueLeaks’

July 21st, 2020 📆 | 1843 Views ⚑

On Thursday, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents questioned a woman who shared a copy of allegedly stolen U.S. police internal

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Russia Is Trying to Hack COVID-19 Vaccine Development

July 16th, 2020 📆 | 6323 Views ⚑

Russian state-based hackers have targeted Western COVID-19 vaccine development, the cybersecurity agencies of the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada

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