Your fitness tracker probably has security issues
Hackers could theoretically track you or manipulate your health data.
Lenovo fixes basic flaws in one of its bundled apps
Android and Windows devices had obvious exploits baked into their pre-loaded software.
Princeton researchers find security flaws in IoT devices
Nest thermostats were leaking zip codes on the internet, for example.
Google denies Linux flaw is a serious Android security issue
The search giant released a patch anyway, though.
Apple's Gatekeeper vulnerability still needs to be fixed
A previous security update only blacklisted nefarious apps.
Comcast home security exploit could let burglars in (updated)
Xfinity Home can be tricked into thinking everything's safe during a break-in.
Facebook accuses bug hunter of unethical behavior
After a security researcher gained high level access to Instagram, Facebook called his employer.
Fitbit trackers can be hacked in '10 seconds' (update: Fitbit disagrees)
The attacker just needs to be in Bluetooth range to install trojans or other malware.
Adobe warns of 'critical vulnerability' in Flash
Adobe has found a 'critical' security vulnerability in some versions of Flash for Mac, Windows and Linus. There's a fix on the way, but it won't arrive until next week.