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Fallout 76 Players Keep Crashing Servers To Duplicate The Game's Strongest Armor

Fallout 76 Players Keep Crashing Servers To Duplicate The Game's Strongest Armor

Fallout 76’s Strangler Heart Power Armor is very strong and it’s supposed to be incredibly hard to get, but thanks to the game’s latest duplication exploit, more players than ever are running around

Android security flaw lets attackers send malware over Bluetooth

If you're using a not-quite current Android phone, you'll probably want to check for an update. Security researchers at ERNW have detailed a vulnerability, BlueFrag, that lets attackers silently

Intel is patching its Zombieload CPU security flaw for the third time

For the third time in less than a year, Intel has disclosed a new set of vulnerabilities related to the speculative functionality of its processors. On Monday, the company said it will issue a

Microsoft will fix an Internet Explorer security flaw under active attack

Mozilla isn't the only one grappling with a serious web browser security flaw. Microsoft has confirmed to TechCrunch that it will fix an Internet Explorer security exploit already being used for

Homeland Security wants you to update your Firefox browser right now

The Department of Homeland Security is urging Firefox users to update their browsers. The rare warning was issued earlier this week, after Mozilla released two critical security updates. According to
Call Of Duty Players Are Getting Quick Nukes Thanks To Spawn Camping On New Map

Call Of Duty Players Are Getting Quick Nukes Thanks To Spawn Camping On New Map

Tactical nuke kill streaks are supposed to be hard to get in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, but some players have been getting them incredibly fast thanks to bad spawn points on the game’s Shipment
How to Address Security Bugs in Your Old Router

How to Address Security Bugs in Your Old Router

If an attacker manages to access your D-Link router’s login screen, and your router is old enough, it’s possible that they can take control of the router, inject it with code, and use it to attack
Android Security Flaw Let Apps Access People's Cameras for Secret Video and Audio Recordings

Android Security Flaw Let Apps Access People's Cameras for Secret Video and Audio Recordings

A security flaw in Android smartphones from companies like Google and Samsung allowed malicious apps to record video, take photos, and capture audio, uploading the content to a remote server sans user

Intel fixes CPU security flaw it said was patched in May (updated)

It turns out that Intel's CPU security fixes from May didn't address everything the company mentioned. Intel is rolling out another patch that does more to close the speculative execution flaws that

Amazon Echo Show falls victim to an old flaw at hacking contest

The latest iteration of the Pwn2Own hacking contest just underscored an all-too-common flaw with smart home devices. The security research team Fluoroacetate hacked into an Amazon Echo Show 5 by

The first in-the-wild BlueKeep cyberattack isn't as dangerous as feared

When word broke of the BlueKeep vulnerability in Windows, many feared a repeat of NotPetya and other widespread worms that have wreaked havoc. They might not have to worry quite so much, though.
Google revealed a security flaw on Halloween, so maybe update Chrome now

Google revealed a security flaw on Halloween, so maybe update Chrome now

While you were out trick or treating on Halloween night, Google engineers released a warning about a new Chrome security flaw. On Oct. 31, Google shared information regarding two recently discovered
Your Smart Speaker's Skills Might Be a Huge Privacy Problem

Your Smart Speaker's Skills Might Be a Huge Privacy Problem

Amazon and Google’s smart speakers both allow you to supplement them with extensions of sorts, the same way you install third-party add-ons to make your web browsing experience even better. Here’s the
NordVPN confirms an attacker breached a rented Finland server

NordVPN confirms an attacker breached a rented Finland server

NordVPN says an attacker breached a server rented from a Finland-based data center. The breach took place in March 2018, but the attacker didn't retrieve any customer information.
Android Users: Update Signal Now to Prevent Eavesdropping

Android Users: Update Signal Now to Prevent Eavesdropping

According to a late-September bug report from Google’s Project Zero team, an issue with the popular covert messaging app Signal, on Android, allowed any attacker to essentially eavesdrop on a person’s
Signal Bug Could Have Let Hackers Listen to Android Users Via Microphone

Signal Bug Could Have Let Hackers Listen to Android Users Via Microphone

Google’s Project Zero recently reported the issue, which the Signal maintainers have now fixed.
Hackers Target Sex Forum Exposing Users’ Email Addresses

Hackers Target Sex Forum Exposing Users’ Email Addresses

Hackers stole data from Flirtsexchat, a sex website running vulnerable vBulletin software.

Second SIM card attack can send texts and phone location data

Simjacker isn't the only SIM-based attack that could put phones at risk. Ginno Security Lab has detailed another exploit, WIBattack, that compromises the WIB (Wireless Internet Browser) app on some

iPhone exploit could allow permanent jailbreak for millions of devices

Jailbreaks seemed to be a thing of the past, but last month, a security research released the first free, public iPhone jailbreak in years. Now, another security researcher has discovered an exploit

SIM-based attack has been used to spy on people for two years

In a few cases,your SIM card may pose more of a security risk than your phone's software. AdaptiveMobile Security researchers say they've discovered a new vulnerability, nicknamed Simjacker, that's