Samsung mobile (Exynos) kernel found vulnerable to exploit

There are a number of talented hackers and modders working around the clock to root as many Android devices as they can.

Blizzard patches Diablo III Wizard "God Mode" exploit

Blizzard has rolled out a another Diablo III hotfix - effectively eliminating a "God Mode" exploit that made Wizard-class players invincible.

Controversy erupts over Diablo III "God Mode" exploit

A "God Mode" exploit that makes Wizard-class players invincible has reportedly been found in Blizzard’s Diablo III.

Google promises Chrome hackers $1m in rewards

Google's offering $1 million in bounty payments to hackers managing to come up with a fully-functional exploit of Chrome.

Microsoft acknowledges Duqu exploit threat

Redmond has published a fresh security advisory (2639658) to address a Windows kernel vulnerability (CVE-2011-3402) exploited by Duqu malware.

Apple iOS update patches PDF security hole

Apple has released an iOS update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch that patches a security flaw related to viewing PDF files in the mobile Safari web browser.

Report: Chronic Dev (almost) jailbreaks iOS 4.1

A talented Chronic Dev Team member known as "Pod2g" has reportedly "discovered" a bootrom-based exploit capable of jailbreaking all devices running Apple iOS 4.1 firmware - including the 4th-gen iPod touch, iPhone 4 and iPad.

Adobe issues PDF security warning

Adobe has confirmed that malicious hackers are exploiting an unpatched bug affecting its Acrobat and Reader PDF software.

Apple patches PDF exploit with iOS update

Apple has patched a serious PDF exploit that affected a number of mobile devices, including the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

Drive-by iOS jailbreak sparks security concerns

The recently launched JailBreakMe website allows users to easily crack a variety of mobile Apple devices. However, the drive-by patch has also sparked serious concern amongst numerous security researchers.

Microsoft plans security patch blitzkrieg

The Redmond-based behemoth known as Microsoft has confirmed that it will be issuing 11 security bulletins on Patch Tuesday to fix a whopping 25 vulnerabilities in Windows, Office and Exchange.

Windows XP security advisory warns of zero-day glitch

Microsoft today issued a security advisory to Windows XP users saying that a glitch in Internet Explorer makes it possible for malicious users to craft code that would produce a fake Windows help file.

US investigators track enigmatic Chinese hacker

US investigators are hot on the trail of an enigmatic Chinese hacker who allegedly developed the "critical" programming code used to attack Google and other western companies.