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Boeing found another software bug on the 737 Max

Boeing is working to fix yet another software bug on its 737 Max, Bloomberg reports. The glitch involves an indicator light for the "stabilizer trim system," which helps raise and lower the plane's

Google spent a record sum rewarding researchers for hacking its products

Google is not messing around when it comes to its bug bounty program. Last year it paid out $6.5 million to researchers that reported vulnerabilities -- almost double the $3.4 million paid out in

Boeing finds another software flaw that might delay 737 Max's return

Boeing is dealing with another 737 Max software flaw that could prevent the troubled aircraft from returning to the skies, but this time it's not a safety issue. The company has confirmed that it's

Microsoft is patching a major Windows 10 flaw discovered by the NSA (updated)

The IT world is waiting on pins and needles today for a high-profile Microsoft Windows 10 security patch, and now we know why. The US National Security Agency (NSA) discovered a serious flaw in

TikTok fixed a flaw that could have exposed user accounts

TikTok has been the subject of national security concerns for some time, and now things are set to get a little more uncomfortable for the company. According to cybersecurity company Check Point, the

Twitter flaw let a researcher match 17 million phone numbers with users (updated)

Yes, it's another Twitter security issue in the space of just a few days. Security researcher Ibrahim Balic told TechCrunch that Twitter's Android app had a flaw that allowed him to match 17 million

LastPass patched a bug that could have exposed your passwords

If you use LastPass to manage your passwords, now would be a good time to make sure you're running the latest version, 44.33.0. As Gizmodo reports, LastPass recently patched a bug that could have been

iOS 13 flaw exposes all your contacts data

A newly-discovered flaw in iOS 13 lets anyone access your contacts without your passcode. It takes just a few simple steps to bypass your iPhone’s lockscreen and see every phone number, email address,

Massive biometric security flaw exposed more than one million fingerprints

A biometrics system used by banks, UK police and defence companies has suffered a major data breach, revealing the fingerprints of more than one million people as well as unencrypted passwords, facial

iMessage flaws leave iPhone open to hijacking

Security researchers have uncovered new flaws in iMessage that could give hackers control of your iPhone or iPad. Apple has already patched five similar bugs, but several are still present in recent

EA patched Origin security flaws that put millions of users at risk

EA patched flaws in its Origin platform that could have enabled hackers to hijack and exploit millions of users' accounts. The vulnerabilities were spotted by Check Point Research and CyberInt, and

EA patched Origin security flaws that put millions of users at risk

EA patched flaws in its Origin platform that could have enabled hackers to hijack and exploit millions of users' accounts. The vulnerabilities were spotted by Check Point Research and CyberInt, and

First American security flaw leaked 885 million real estate documents

First American Financial Corporation left as many as 885 million real estate documents dating as far back as 2003 exposed, according to Krebs on Security. The company, one of the largest real estate

Bird strike may have triggered software issue in second 737 Max crash

Investigators might know what triggered the software panic aboard an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max before its fatal crash, and it could be something Boeing considered months earlier. Unnamed officials

Google Photos flaw let attackers grab users' location data

Researchers have revealed a now-patched flaw that would allow hackers to track your location history using Google Photos. Ron Masas, from security company Imperva, explains in a blog post that Google
Google, Microsoft work together for a year to figure out new type of Windows flaw

Google, Microsoft work together for a year to figure out new type of Windows flaw

Researcher finds building blocks for privilege escalation: Can they be assembled to create a flaw?

Does your iPhone XS suffer from s-s-stuttering?

iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max owners are reporting animation stutters after leaving their handsets idle for around 10 seconds. The problem, which is most obvious when opening or closing apps and

Apple may have quietly fixed MacBook Pro’s ‘stage light’ flaw

Apple’s latest MacBook Pro lineup may be immune to the “stage light” flaw that has plagued some 2016 and 2017 models. Slightly longer display cables inside the newer notebooks could help prevent the

Google’s Project Zero discovers ‘high severity’ flaw in macOS kernel

Google’s Project Zero team has discovered a “high severity” flaw in the macOS kernel. The issue, which potentially allows attackers to perform malicious actions on a mounted filesystem, was reported

Researcher provides Apple with details (and fix) for Keychain flaw

A security researcher has decided to provide Apple with details — and a patch — for a serious Keychain flaw in macOS Mojave that allows anyone to access your saved usernames and passwords. Linus Henze