Possible iCloud accounts hacking: Nude Photos of 98 Hollywood Celebrities leaked online

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An unknown hacker has hacked and leaked nude pictures of 100+ high profile Hollywood celebrities on Sunday. The nude photos are available on 4chan’s /b/ board. Many of the affected celebrities have confirmed the authenticity of leaked pictures where some call it fake and some have accepted that the leaked images are real.  Security experts are warning [...]

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Researchers show how to hack Gmail with 92% success rate

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Security researchers from University of Michigan and the University of California Riverside Bourns College of Engineering have found out a security flaw in Android, Windows, and iOS platforms allowing malicious apps to steal personal information from a smartphone. At the moment the flaw has only been tested on Android phones, but the team is sure that the [...]

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600 million Apple devices have secret backdoors

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An expert security researcher said that there are secret backdoors in more than half a billion mobile devices which are having Apple’s latest iOS. Jonathan Zdziarski, usually known by his internet world name “NerveGas” was attending a presentation in at ‘Hackers on Earth’ conference in New York on Friday morning where he told the audience [...]

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iOS 8 Safari Browser on iPhone and iPad Can Read Your Credit Card Details

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Your iPad or iPhone’s camera has become immensely powerful after the emergence of iOS 8 Safari’s new version. Its most astounding feature is that you can use it for scanning your credit card details through camera to make payments online. Ensuing Apple’s WWDC keynote released at the start of this week, various supplementary iOS 8 [...]

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Attackers compromised Apple IDs, asked for Ransom Amount

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Apple is famous for iPhone and Smartphone fingerprint technology. Before couple of days, Apple was in controversy with its expired SSL Certificate issue. Now, Apple users from Australia and New Zealand have been a victim of attackers. Users’ Apple IDs were compromised by attackers and been asked for ransom money. Attackers use the name of Oleg [...]

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New Facebook App Knows What You’re Listening and Watching

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Apparently, Facebook will be tracking you more closely than ever through iPhones and Android devices. The new Shazam-like music ID feature, called audio recognition, will automatically recognize the song you are listening to or the TV show you are watching and update it on your Facebook status, according to The Verge. It further reports that, [...]

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How ANGRY BIRDS Game App is Sharing Your Personal Data with NSA: Proved by Researchers

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Mobile applications collecting personal data of users in one form or the other is no more a stunning news. The Snowden documents only confirmed that smartphone applications such as Angry Birds had been colluding with the NSA in handing over the personal information about their users. HackRead reported earlier how the leaky applications of mobile [...]

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