Meet 'Simjacker,' a nasty mobile vulnerability researchers say puts 1 billion phones at risk
A unnamed spyware vendor is using malicious SMS messages to infiltrate victims' phones, according to AdaptiveMobile Security.
Apple's $1 million bug bounty makes a lot more sense after that iOS hacking spree
The company's offer of $1 million to hackers who can breach iOS could have unintended consequences.
Google’s Project Zero details ‘indiscriminate’ hacking campaign against thousands of iPhones
The vulnerabilities affect iOS versions 10 through iOS 12.4.
Researchers warn of critical vulnerability in GE anesthesia machines
The research points to a broader problem of insecure firmware used in medical devices, according to CyberMDX.
Newly reported flaws in cameras, locks add to scrutiny of smart-home security
Patches are available for both vulnerabilities, and hackers would need physical access in both cases to carry out an attack.
Popular genetic-mapping software potentially exposed patients' data
Analysts at Sandia National Laboratories discovered the flaw in the Burrows-Wheeler Aligner. A patch has been issued for the software.