North Korea denies hack attack on Sony

An unnamed North Korean diplomat told Voice of America that it didn’t have anything to do with the recent cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment.

Chinese government launches cyber-attack on iCloud users

According to Greatfire.org the Chinese government has launched a man-in-the-middle attack designed to intercept user’s iCloud account usernames and passwords.

Researchers hack Gmail app

The US based researchers claim that in nine out 10 cases they successfully hacked into Gmail accounts by disguising apps on Android phones.

Weaponizing cats: one hacker takes it too far

We are shocked. Shocked, we say. Warkitteh turned a household cat into an unwitting hacker's accomplice. Cats, hacker humor, Wifi security.

Google wants https more than http

Google will prioritise websites that use encryption in its search rankings to encourage more sites to improve their security settings.

Now it's PayPal's turn: two factor authentication is hackable

An Australian teenager has found a way to get around a security feature that is offered by PayPal to prevent hackers doing just that.

Facebook mends security flaw that threatened users

Researchers in Argentina discovered the vulnerability, fixed by this month's update, which allowed hackers to cause denial-of-service attacks and run up a user's phone bill through data usage.

CNN news app and the massive security problem

Zscaler, an information security firm, has found a major bug in the 24 hour news channel's app leaving it vulnerable to attack.

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