Tags Android

Hackers exploit WhatsApp modification tool to snoop on texts, force paid subscriptions

by Tim Starks • 2 months ago

Getting "improved" features via modded software might come with security downgrades.

Sweeping report details how NSO Group spyware leverages iOS software for surveillance

by Tonya Riley • 3 months ago

A new report reveals the extent of the spyware company's reach.

Facebook tackles hacking groups with apparent ties to Palestine, Hamas

by Tim Starks • 6 months ago

Facebook said it took steps to halt hackers associated with Hamas, as well as Palestine's Preventive Security Service.

Signal issues workaround for Iran's ban of messaging app

by Joe Warminsky • 8 months ago

The Android version of the chat app will soon have the capability to bypass the Iran's block on traffic, Signal says.

Spies target gamers with malware inserted into software updates, ESET says

by Joe Warminsky • 9 months ago

It's a supply-chain attack against a limited users of NoxPlayer, which allows people to play Android games on PCs and Macs.

Twitter fined nearly $550,000 in Europe for response to bug that exposed private tweets

by Joe Warminsky • 10 months ago

The decision stems from a bug that allowed thousands of people's private tweets to be made public between late 2014 and early 2019.

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