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07.31.15
Security researcher: Globalstar GPS at risk of hackers
07.31.15

Security researcher: Globalstar GPS at risk of hackers

One more thing to worry about

By A. Tarantola,   07.31.15
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07.21.15
Hurry up and patch your Chrysler against this wireless hack
07.21.15

Hurry up and patch your Chrysler against this wireless hack

Chrysler recently released a software update for its Uconnect system, patching a flaw that would allow hackers to remotely take over the vehicle. Here's how to fix it.

By A. Tarantola,   07.21.15
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07.31.13
Pwnie Express' Pwn Plug R2 lets you hackproof networks over 4G
07.31.13

Pwnie Express' Pwn Plug R2 lets you hackproof networks over 4G

Pwnie Express has a knack for stuffing powerful security testing tools into innocuous housings, an...

By A. Santos,   07.31.13
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07.27.12
Security experts hack payment terminals to steal credit card info, play games
07.27.12

Security experts hack payment terminals to steal credit card info, play games

If a payment terminal could be forced into servitude as a crude handheld gaming device, what else...

By S. Dent,   07.27.12
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07.24.12
Apple to present at Black Hat conference for first time, talk about iOS' padlocks
07.24.12

Apple to present at Black Hat conference for first time, talk about iOS' padlocks

Apple is taking a different, more cautious tack when it comes to security these days. That doesn't...

By J. Fingas,   07.24.12
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07.11.12
Microsoft advises nuking Windows Gadgets after security hole discovery, we mourn our stock widgets
07.11.12

Microsoft advises nuking Windows Gadgets after security hole discovery, we mourn our stock widgets

Whether you see Windows Vista and Windows 7 Gadgets as handy tools or a blight upon a pristine des...

By J. Fingas,   07.11.12
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08.06.11
WhiteHat Security hacks into Chrome OS, exposes extension vulnerability at Black Hat
08.06.11

WhiteHat Security hacks into Chrome OS, exposes extension vulnerability at Black Hat

It's been a rough Black Hat conference for Google. First, FusionX used the company's homepage to...

By A. Toor,   08.06.11
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08.05.11
Black Hat hackers demo Square card skimmer, feed it stolen credit card numbers
08.05.11

Black Hat hackers demo Square card skimmer, feed it stolen credit card numbers

Here's some more fun out of Vegas, this time involving Jack Dorsey's Square and a little thing we...

By T. O'Brien,   08.05.11
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08.05.11
Microsoft offers 'mad loot' Bluehat prize to entice security developers (video)
08.05.11

Microsoft offers 'mad loot' Bluehat prize to entice security developers (video)

Mere numbers aren't enough to describe cash prizes for Microsoft, it seems. The firm's inaugural...

By S. Buckley,   08.05.11
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