Home > Cyber Security News > #hack

Revolut hack exposes data of 50,000 users, fuels new phishing wave

Revolut is sending out notices of a data breach to a small percentage of impacted users, informing them of a security incident where an unauthorized third party accessed internal data.

Hack Allows Drone Takeover Via ‘ExpressLRS’ Protocol

A radio control system for drones is vulnerable to remote takeover, thanks to a weakness in the mechanism that binds transmitter and receiver.

iPhones Vulnerable to Attack Even When Turned Off

Wireless features Bluetooth, NFC and UWB stay on even when the device is powered down, which could allow attackers to execute pre-loaded malware.

KP Snacks hack prompts crisp and nut supplies warning

The producer of McCoys, Hula Hoops and various varieties of nuts, is hit by a ransomware attack

France warns of Nobelium cyberspies attacking French orgs

The French national cyber-security agency ANSSI said today that the Russian-backed Nobelium hacking group behind last year's SolarWinds hack has been targeting French organizations since February 2021.

DNA Testing Company Hack Exposes 2.1 Million People Personal Records - Cyber Security News

A hacking incident has been reported recently by the DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), it's an Ohio-based DNA testing company.

Researchers find Apple Pay, Visa contactless hack

An attacker could bypass the iPhone lock screen and make large payments above the contactless limit.

Attackers Can Remotely Disable Fortress Wi-Fi Home Security Alarms

New flaws allow attackers to disable Fortress Wi-Fi home security alarm system remotely

This Hacker Broke Into His School’s HVAC Before Thermostats Became ‘Smart’

In the latest episode of the My First Hack series, Andrew Tierney—better known as Cybergibbons—tells the story of the time he discovered he could use his telephone to control his school’s heating system.

Apple AirTag has been Hacked by a Researcher Within a Week

Apple’s latest gadget, the AirTag, has been hacked for the first time within two weeks of its launch in April 2021. A security researcher has been able to hack the accessory

iPhone Hack Allegedly Used to Spy on China’s Uyghurs

US intelligence is reportedly convinced that the Chaos iPhone remote takeover exploit was used against the minority ethnic group before Apple could patch.

New WhatsApp Bugs Could've Let Attackers Hack Your Phone Remotely

This new WhatsApp bug could have allowed attackers to hack into your phone remotely.

Over 600,000 stolen credit cards leaked after Swarmshop hack

The hacking spree targeting underground marketplaces has claimed another victim as a database from card shop Swarmshop emerged on another forum. According to Group-IB, the Swarmshop dump includes details from 623,036 payment cards issued by banks in the U.S., Canada, U.K., China, Singapore, France, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, and Mexico.

Hack of '150,000 cameras' investigated by camera firm

The hack exposed feeds showing the insides of offices, hospitals and businesses, including Tesla.

Apple Is Going to Make It Harder to Hack iPhones With Zero-Click Attacks

Multiple exploit developers tell Motherboard an upcoming change in iOS could make zero-click exploits harder to pull off.

Data of some 129,000 Singtel customers stolen in hack of third-party

SINGAPORE - The personal data of some 129,000 Singtel customers were extracted by hackers during the recent breach of a third-party file sharing system used by the telco.

A Spyware Vendor Seemingly Made a Fake WhatsApp to Hack Targets

Technical analyses by Citizen Lab and Motherboard found links between a fake version of WhatsApp and Cy4Gate, an Italian surveillance firm that works with cops and intelligence agencies.

One of The Biggest Cybersecurity Companies In The World Just Got Hacked

FireEye, a top-end cybersecurity firm that works to protect government and corporate systems alike, itself announced on Tuesday it was the target of what it described as hackers from "a nation with top-tier offensive capabilities," with the hackers stealing FireEye's own offensive tools which could be used for future hacking operations.

Your Robot Vacuum Cleaner Can Spy On You

It sounds like straight out of a science fiction novel or a movie but researchers have found ways to use your robot vacuum cleaner to spy on your private conversations. Computer scientists over at the National University of Singapore (NUS) have demonstrated that it’s possible by using the built-in Light Detection and Ranging (Lidar) sensor in these vacuum cleaners.

Facebook logo Twitter logo LinkedIn logo Instagram logo