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08.16.12
Google teases hackers with $2 million in prizes, announces Pwnium 2 exploit competition
08.16.12

Google teases hackers with $2 million in prizes, announces Pwnium 2 exploit competition

The folks in Mountain View are starting to make a habit of getting hacked -- intentionally, that is...

By S. Buckley,   08.16.12
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12.23.11
HP issues LaserJet firmware update, hopefully ends exploding printer saga
12.23.11

HP issues LaserJet firmware update, hopefully ends exploding printer saga

Some of you might remember the story that HP LaserJet printers might be open to hack attacks that...

By D. Cooper,   12.23.11
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12.15.11
Windows Phone 7.5 SMS bug breaks messaging hub, hard reset is the only remedy
12.15.11

Windows Phone 7.5 SMS bug breaks messaging hub, hard reset is the only remedy

An SMS message on your Windows 7.5 handset could knock messaging out cold, a one shot kill you...

By J. Tucker,   12.15.11
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11.29.11
Researchers expose printer vulnerability, turn LaserJets into literal time bombs (update)
11.29.11

Researchers expose printer vulnerability, turn LaserJets into literal time bombs (update)

Your precious printer might seem innocuous but, in reality, it could be a ticking time bomb just...

By T. O'Brien,   11.29.11
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11.07.11
Charlie Miller's latest iOS hack gets into the App Store, gets him tossed out (video)
11.07.11

Charlie Miller's latest iOS hack gets into the App Store, gets him tossed out (video)

This isn't the first brush Apple's iOS platform has had with apps that exploit security holes to...

By R. Lawler,   11.07.11
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10.25.11
Sprint issues OTA fix for HTC Android handset vulnerability
10.25.11

Sprint issues OTA fix for HTC Android handset vulnerability

Earlier this month, we found out that after a software update HTC's Android handsets had a seriou...

By M. Gorman,   10.25.11
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10.21.11
Smart Cover can unlock password-protected iPads running iOS 5 (video)
10.21.11

Smart Cover can unlock password-protected iPads running iOS 5 (video)

Psst. Hey, do you carry a spare Smart Cover around with you? Well, if you're an unscrupulous so...

By M. Smith,   10.21.11
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07.22.11
Several Apple notebook models susceptible to battery hack
07.22.11

Several Apple notebook models susceptible to battery hack

Security researcher Charlie Miller discovered a potential vulnerability affecting the batteries...

By K. Hodgkins,   07.22.11
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05.19.11
Adobe dominates Kaspersky Lab's top ten PC vulnerabilities list
05.19.11

Adobe dominates Kaspersky Lab's top ten PC vulnerabilities list

Being number one is usually an honor, but not when it comes to Kaspersky Lab's top ten PC vulnerabil...

By C. Trout,   05.19.11
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