The Internet of Things is promising a heady future of connected homes and connected businesses but hackers are currently threatening the outcome, according to a new study from multinational tech firm Hewlett-Packard.
A new Android bug is allowing apps to make rogue phone calls, which may lead to hackers making unauthorised premium-rate calls, disrupt current calls and execute special codes that can trigger other rogue actions.
First Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Internet is a CIA front, and today it has been revealed that Chinese intelligence agencies had access to Australian politicians’ emails for up to a year after they hacked the parliamentary computer network in 2011.
A 21-year-old Queenslander has been arrested and charged with allegedly hacking a US online gaming developer’s computer network, according to police.
Australia's Secret Intelligence Service has come under attack from Indonesian hackers, and its website remains down.
One plucky hacker has earned a massive payday courtesy of a bug in Microsoft's Windows OS, pocketing a $100,000 reward for discovering a critical vulnerability.
Apple today admitted its Developer Centre website has been hacked and that some sensitive information could have been stolen.
Hackers claim to have exfiltrated an FBI file containing information about millions of Apple devices, including owners' personal details.
Every year, Verizon builds a major snapshot of all the data breaches they investigated in the previous year. The latest report details the rise of hacktivism and the continuation of cyber criminal activity around the world. We also interview one of the report's authors.
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The wait for an untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 running iOS 5.0.1 is finally over, with French hacker Pod2G and the Dev Team hackers releasing a jailbreak tool called 'Absinthe', which is indeed a form of 'greenpois0n'.
Web articles from dubious sounding sources may well be promising that full jailbreaks and unlocks for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 are available, but they're still scams, with French hacker 'pod2g' showing photos of jailbroken 2 and 4S devices and promising public availability is still 'coming soon'.
Yet another security company dusts off the crystal ball. Here's what Kaspersky Labs sees in the year ahead.
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