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As contact tracing gains attention, a researcher pokes a hole in Bluetooth technology

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

A German university student show how to execute code on a Samsung Galaxy S10e.

Researchers use 3D-printed fingerprints to unlock an iPhone8, laptops

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

It just takes $2,000 and a 3-D printer to get started, they say.

Google, Samsung patch voice assistant flaws that could have allowed access to device's camera

by Jeff Stone • 10 months ago

Both companies fixed the issues in July.

Samsung, Google acknowledge flaws in phone-unlocking biometric tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

The episodes highlight how, just like any other technology, biometrics software needs to be rigorously tested for bugs.

Researchers earn thousands for exposing mobile device exploits at Pwn2Own

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

The competition exposed bugs in mobile devices made by Apple, Samsung and Xiaomi. Hackers went home with thousands of dollars and some sweet jackets.

20 new vulnerabilities discovered in the Samsung SmartThings Hub, patches issued

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 years ago

The system can control virtually your entire home, up to and including locks and cameras. Cisco Talos says vulnerabilities could give a hacker complete access.

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