Blackhat

12.15.14
Blackhat trailer promises a hacking thriller, computer screens that beep
12.15.14

Blackhat trailer promises a hacking thriller, computer screens that beep

Question: What is the title of that movie that revolves around a hacker (or two) caught up in a hu...

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06.25.14
Researchers crack iPad PINs by tracking the fingers that enter them
06.25.14

Researchers crack iPad PINs by tracking the fingers that enter them

What's the easiest way to find out someone's password? Watch them enter it, of course, using the s...

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03.28.14
State-sponsored hackers are attacking news outlets on a massive scale
03.28.14

State-sponsored hackers are attacking news outlets on a massive scale

It's not hard to spot instances of state-sponsored hacking against dissidents and terrorism suspec...

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08.01.13
Apple: iOS 7 fixes the nefarious charger hack
08.01.13

Apple: iOS 7 fixes the nefarious charger hack

Three Georgia Tech hackers demonstrated how to install malware on an iPhone using a custom charger...

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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...

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07.28.13
Automotive takeover schemes to be detailed at Defcon hacker conference
07.28.13

Automotive takeover schemes to be detailed at Defcon hacker conference

It's not like Toyota hasn't already faced its fair share of Prius braking issues, but it appears t...

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07.22.13
Some SIM cards can be hacked 'in about two minutes' with a pair of text messages
07.22.13

Some SIM cards can be hacked 'in about two minutes' with a pair of text messages

Every GSM phone needs a SIM card, and you'd think such a ubiquitous standard would be immune to an...

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06.03.13
Daily Update for June 3, 2013
06.03.13

Daily Update for June 3, 2013

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get al...

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06.03.13
Modified iPhone charger installs malware
06.03.13

Modified iPhone charger installs malware

iOS may be susceptible to hacking via a malicious charger says a Black Hat briefing by Billy Lau,...

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