Tag: hack

Instagram hack turns unsuspecting users into fruit lovers

Those browsing Instagram this morning may have noticed something strange. At first glance it would appear as if some of the people you follow...

Google Glass QR code exploit quietly patched

Google Glass had a security issue that dealt with QR codes. Google has already taken care of the issue, which means those wearing Glass...

Verizon signal-boosters hacked to allow spying on phone calls and more

Two security experts have recently blown the whistle on a rather simple hack that is causing quite a stir as of late. While hacking...

Google Glass labs reveals wink camera and always-on listening mode

Google Glass is still very much in the early stages, and obviously a developer platform with tons of features we may or may not...

Google Glass gets ClockworkMod Recovery as the hacking continues

When the folks at Mountain View released Google Glass to developers it was quickly discovered that the wearable computing glasses were extremely easy to...

New Samsung GALAXY S 3 lockscreen bypass discovered

Over the last month or so hacks that bypass the lockscreen for some Samsung smartphones have been identified. Another lockscreen bypass has now been...

GALAXY S 4 gets uniform “no” from top hack CyanogenMod

The most famous and widely-used customized user interface for Android devices - CyanogenMod - has been declared a no-go for the brand new Samsung...

PSA: Evernote security breach – protect yourself ASAP

This past weekend Evernote became the latest to post a security notice. The company had said they "discovered and blocked suspicious activity" on the...

Galaxy Note II ‘hack’ briefly exposes homescreen and apps

A recently discovered security flaw shows how you can gain brief access to the homescreen of a Samsung Galaxy Note II running Android 4.1.2....

ClockworkMod Superuser app released as an open-source beta

Koushik Dutta has released his latest app. We suspect many will be familiar with that name, he is associated with ClockworkMod and also recently...

Using FROST to attack a Galaxy Nexus

Let us offer this warning up front, while this is possible, it is certainly not something that the average user necessarily needs to be...

Samsung confirms Galaxy S III hack is already patched

A somewhat disturbing and malicious hack was recently discovered that essentially allowed hackers multiple ways to completely wipe your Samsung Galaxy S III (and...