Voting machines are still plagued with vulnerabilities as midterms loom
Def Con's Voting Village unearthed a number of voting machine flaws.
New lawsuit shows your phone is unsafe at American borders
CBP = Customs and Border Profiling
This cute Def Con badge beckons you to hack it
Because nerds love cats.
Dozens of kids hack election site replicas in just minutes
They changed candidate names and vote counts.
Security flaws could open body cameras up to hacks
Some devices could allow footage to be doctored.
Android exploit targeted apps' shoddy use of external storage
The 'man-in-the-disk' attack could install malware or block real apps.
Elaborate hack turned Amazon Echo speakers into spies
Thankfully, you weren't likely to see it in the wild.
Machine learning can 'fingerprint' programmers
It could identify hackers and plagiarists, but it could also hurt privacy.
When your Uber driver is a spy
Another attack vector brought to you by the gig economy.