Security

Facebook Confirms Millions of Instagram Passwords Were Stored in Plain Text

Facebook Confirms Millions of Instagram Passwords Were Stored in Plain Text

Another day, another Facebook security-related revelation. This time it has to deal with an owned product, Instagram, and millions of passwords being stored in plain text.

A New Surveillance App is Being Used to Track Some iPhone Owners

A New Surveillance App is Being Used to Track Some iPhone Owners

A surveillance app that was originally designed for Android devices has branched out, making its way to iPhones.

Facebook Revealed to Have Exposed Millions of Private Records on Amazon Servers

Facebook Revealed to Have Exposed Millions of Private Records on Amazon Servers

Facebook’s woes, as far as security and user privacy are concerned, continue to grow. According to a new report, the social network has been revealed to have exposed millions of private records on Amazon servers.

Man Pleads Guilty to Accessing Apple Accounts of Famous Athletes and Musical Artists

Man Pleads Guilty to Accessing Apple Accounts of Famous Athletes and Musical Artists

Apple has a gigantic focus on security and privacy, which definitely still feels like a reaction to high-profile hacking events several years ago.

Report: Facebook Stored ‘Hundreds of Millions’ of Passwords in Plain Text

Report: Facebook Stored ‘Hundreds of Millions’ of Passwords in Plain Text

Facebook has not been on solid footing for quite some time, and things aren’t looking any better at the moment.

Report Sheds Light on Gray Market for Prototype iPhones Used by Hackers to Discover Apple’s Security Secrets

Report Sheds Light on Gray Market for Prototype iPhones Used by Hackers to Discover Apple’s Security Secrets

Apple tries to make the iPhone, and its other devices, as secure as possible as it focuses on user privacy. But that doesn’t mean they’re perfect.

Facebook is Focusing on Encrypted, Ephemeral Messaging in the Future

Facebook is Focusing on Encrypted, Ephemeral Messaging in the Future

How can Facebook, a company that has relied on handing out personal user information, find a new way forward in 2019?

The Director of the FBI Says Encryption Needs to Have Limits

The Director of the FBI Says Encryption Needs to Have Limits

Encryption was a hot-key topic not too long ago, especially when it comes to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Apple.

Google’s Project Zero Reveals ‘High Severity’ macOS Kernel Flaw

Google’s Project Zero Reveals ‘High Severity’ macOS Kernel Flaw

While Apple has plenty of individuals working on finding flaws and other issues in its software, oftentimes it’s a third-party entity that discovers them.

Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile Set the Default PIN as ‘0000’ for Customers

Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile Set the Default PIN as ‘0000’ for Customers

Comcast’s MVNO service, Xfinity Mobile, launched to the public in early 2017. Almost two years later and a bit of bad news has surfaced.