Highlights and Updates

Android Variant of Notorious Pegasus Spyware Found

Thursday, 6th April 2017
Researchers say a variant of the notorious surveillance software called Pegasus has been found targeting Android users.

SmartTV gets hacked when researcher uses radio signals

Thursday, 6th April 2017
A proof of concept test has shown that some smart TVs can be hacked using just common radio signals

US & UK Governments Warn Airports and Power Stations of 'Credible Cyber Threat'

Wednesday, 5th April 2017
The UK and US governments have warned airports and nuclear power stations of the existence of a "'credible cyber threat." 

Disgruntled Former Employee Pleads Guilty to Causing Computer Damage

Wednesday, 5th April 2017
A former Texas boot manufacturing company employee has pleaded guilty to transmission of a program to cause damage to a computer. 

Legislators Ask FCC to Address Signaling System 7 Cellphone Security Issues

Wednesday, 5th April 2017
SS7 allows cell phone network communicate with each other.

Apple Releases Security Update for iOS

Tuesday, 4th April 2017
Apple has released a security update to address a vulnerability in iOS.

Windows Server 2003 Vulnerability

Monday, 3rd April 2017
We are aware of active exploitation of a vulnerability in Windows Server 2003 Operating System Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0. 

Google Releases Security Updates for Chrome

Thursday, 30th March 2017
Google has released Chrome version 57.0.2987.137 for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

Lastpass patches password-stealing bugs in browser plugins

Thursday, 30th March 2017
Popular password manager Lastpass has fixed bugs in its browser extensions for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox.

US indicts Russian spies over massive Yahoo hack

Thursday, 30th March 2017
The US government has unsealed charges against two Russian spies and two criminal hackers for allegedly stealing 500 million Yahoo user accounts in 2014.