New WhatsApp Bugs Could’ve Let Attackers Hack Your Phone Remotely – Tempemail

Facebook-owned WhatsApp recently addressed two security vulnerabilities in its messaging app for Android that could have been exploited to execute malicious code remotely on the device and even compromise encrypted communications. The flaws take aim at devices running Android versions up to and including Android 9 by carrying out what’s Continue Reading

Bug in Apple’s Find My Feature Could’ve Exposed Users’ Location Histories – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers on Thursday disclosed two distinct design and implementation flaws in Apple’s crowdsourced Bluetooth location tracking system that can lead to a location correlation attack and unauthorized access to the location history of the past seven days, thereby by deanonymizing users. The findings are a consequence of an exhaustive Continue Reading

Valve’s Steam Server Bugs Could’ve Let Hackers Hijack Online Games – Tempemail

Critical flaws in a core networking library powering Valve’s online gaming functionality could have allowed malicious actors to remotely crash games and even take control over affected 3rd-party game servers. “An attacker could remotely crash an opponent’s game client to force a win or even perform a ‘nuclear rage quit’ Continue Reading

Insurance Companies could’ve Avoided Loss of R7 billion during 2019, According to ICB – Tempemail

Nowadays, it is customary that people who own certain goods obtain insurance to protect their belongings. Car insurance companies are the most popular ones; the different car insurance alternatives in the market are there because we need to feel safe while we are on the streets – not only because Continue Reading

Major Instagram App Bug Could’ve Given Hackers Remote Access to Your Phone – Tempemail

Ever wonder how hackers can hack your smartphone remotely? In a report shared with The Hacker News today, Check Point researchers disclosed details about a critical vulnerability in Instagram’s Android app that could have allowed remote attackers to take control over a targeted device just by sending victims a specially crafted image. Continue Reading

OkCupid Dating App Flaws Could’ve Let Hackers Read Your Private Messages – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers today disclosed several security issues in popular online dating platform OkCupid that could potentially let attackers remotely spy on users’ private information or perform malicious actions on behalf of the targeted accounts. According to a report shared with The Hacker News, researchers from Check Point found that the Continue Reading

A Bug in Facebook Messenger for Windows Could’ve Helped Malware Gain Persistence – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers at Reason Labs, the threat research arm of security solutions provider Reason Cybersecurity, today disclosed details of a vulnerability they recently discovered in the Facebook Messenger application for Windows. The vulnerability, which resides in Messenger version 460.16, could allow attackers to leverage the app to potentially execute malicious Continue Reading