Security

iPhone 5s Touch ID Encryption Key Exposed for Research

iPhone 5s Touch ID Encryption Key Exposed for Research

The Hack in the Box security conference is set to take place later in August, but, ahead of the event, one attendee has managed to complete quite the feat.

Private Internet Access VPN Review: The Complete Package

Private Internet Access VPN Review: The Complete Package

Private Internet Access is one of the most popular VPN services available. It will help you mask your IP address, encrypt all of your traffic and will unblock websites in your region. How exactly does it work? How much does it cost and just how good is it? Find out in our review below.

TSA Rolling Out Separate Screenings for All Gadgets ‘Larger Than a Cell Phone’

TSA Rolling Out Separate Screenings for All Gadgets ‘Larger Than a Cell Phone’

The ever-evolving scenario within the Transportation Security Administration, which has been working with device bans of some sort for months now, continues.

The EU is Looking to Enforce Data Encryption on All Communications

The EU is Looking to Enforce Data Encryption on All Communications

The European Union could be on its way to bringing data encryption across the board and completely ban backdoor access to devices. The proposal was submitted by the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice, and Home Affairs. This is pertaining to Article 7 of the EU’s Charter of Fundamental Rights, which states every citizen’s right to personal privacy.

Nest Launches Cam IQ Indoor Security Camera with Facial Recognition

Nest Launches Cam IQ Indoor Security Camera with Facial Recognition

Nest has freshly announced the Cam IQ, an indoor security camera that can be connected to your iPhone or Android device. Using the camera, not only can you get a visual of your home, but also recognize the people that are walking around your home thanks to the built-in facial recognition technology.

Twitter Confirms Some Emails and Phone Numbers Tied to Vine Accounts Were Exposed

Twitter Confirms Some Emails and Phone Numbers Tied to Vine Accounts Were Exposed

Twitter, which owns Vine and closed the service down not too long ago, has confirmed a bug briefly exposed a variety of different email addresses and phone numbers.

Software Company Says it Can Recover Deleted Apple Notes Beyond the 30-Day Window

Software Company Says it Can Recover Deleted Apple Notes Beyond the 30-Day Window

ElcomSoft, based out of Russia, has made headlines in the past, and now it’s back again with another report that some Apple Notes may not be deleted permanently after Apple says they should be.

6 Security Tips If You Really Need to Use Public Wi-Fi on Your iPhone, iPad or Mac

6 Security Tips If You Really Need to Use Public Wi-Fi on Your iPhone, iPad or Mac

Deep down, we know that using an open, unsecured Wi-Fi connection is risky. But usually, we ignore that instinct. We think that it’s not going to happen to me, I don’t have anything to hide. Or we’re just too lazy to take the proper steps to protect ourselves. Sometimes there’s no other option but to use a free, open, unsecured Wi-Fi network. In that case, what do you do?

Windows ‘Snake’ Malware Ported to Mac Disguised as Adobe Flash Player Installer

Windows ‘Snake’ Malware Ported to Mac Disguised as Adobe Flash Player Installer

This is another malware story that, for the time being, has a positive fix.

Apple Says All Exploits in Today’s Leaked CIA Documents Are Old and Patched

Apple Says All Exploits in Today’s Leaked CIA Documents Are Old and Patched

Apple has issued a statement to TechCrunch clarifying that the exploits and vulnerabilities mentioned in today’s leaked CIA documents by WikiLeaks are old and were patched by the company a long time ago.