Tag: hack

Samsung phones vulnerable to keyboard app hack, 600M affected

If you bought a Samsung phone within the last 2 or 3 years, chances are you need Samsung to plug a vulnerability found within...

Woman files case against Google for unauthorized charges

Racking up hundreds to thousand of dollars on your mobile phone or data account is not unusual. We've heard of similar situations already since...

MultiROM arrives for the Nexus 6

It’s been a while since we talked about MultiROM – that wonderful Android tweak that allows you to boot off different custom ROMs each...
Android Wear 4.4 iOS code

Android Wear 4.4 version shows some iOS related code

Developer Mohammad Abu-Garbeyyeh has a keen eye when it comes to analyzing codes. This is the same guy who created an app for Android...

Bootloader unlock for Kindle Fire HDX tablet now available

The Kindle Fire HDX Tablet is just one of those tablets, you know – the ones that you love so much for the robust...

Sandboxing flaw opens Gmail, apps to hijacking

Researchers at the University of California Riverside and University of Michigan have discovered a flaw in Android that could allow nefarious users to hijack...

Yo app founder confirms “security issues”

It seems most users either love, or hate the recently released Yo app. The app is touted as being the "simplest and most efficient...

Spotify hacking targeted one user, Android update coming

Spotify just got hacked, but it got lucky this time. The company reported investigating a suspicious and unauthorized intrusion into the system and internal...

HTC, Heartbleed, and you: security patch incoming

Heartbleed, the newest hack affecting just about everything and everyone, recently got the Android once-over from security firm Lookout. Their research found that of...

Kickstarter data hacked, credit card details said to be safe

Kickstarter has confirmed news of a hacker attack. Details of the hack were shared on the company blog this weekend, and include mention of...

Google Glass experiment shows how to stare down appliances into submission

Much of the current applications of Google Glass revolve around navigation, displaying real-time data, or some form of augmented reality. But a group of...

Vodafone Germany hacked with over 2 million accounts compromised

Bad news has arrived this afternoon from the folks at Vodafone Germany. The carrier has confirmed that a hacker has stole data and account...