Apple, Android and PC chip problem – why your smartphone and laptop are so at risk

Shutterstock Siraj Ahmed Shaikh, Coventry University Less than a week into 2018 and we may have already seen the year’s biggest technology story. Researchers have identified a security flaw... Read more »

Braking news: Nissan Canada hacked, up to 1.1m Canucks exposed

Only beeping took 10 beeping days to admit it was been beep-beeping beep pwned By Chris Williams, US editor Nissan Canada’s vehicle-financing wing has been hacked, putting personal information on... Read more »

US capital’s surveillance cam network allegedly hijacked by Romanian ransomware suspects

Charges filed against pair coincide with arrests abroad By Thomas Claburn in San Francisco Two of the five unnamed individuals cuffed this month in Romania on suspicion of spreading ransomware face US... Read more »

Hackers can freeze the camera that lets you know whether your “Amazon Key” equipped door is locked and who is using it

Security researchers from Rhino Security Labs have shown that it is trivial to disable the Amazon Cloud Cam that is a crucial component of the Amazon Key product —... Read more »

How did someone hijack your Gmail? Phishing, keylogger or password reuse, we’re guessing

If you run a website with user accounts, take a look at this research By John Leyden Google has teamed up with computer scientists at the University of California, Berkeley,... Read more »