PSA: Twitter’s New Tip Jar Can Reveal Your Address
Twitter’s new feature to pay users is off to a rough start, as researchers find some issues that may reveal sender or recipient’s personal addresses.
Bug In Mac’s Default Text App Could Let Hackers Reveal Your IP Address
A security researcher found a bug that could have been exploited to reveal a target's IP address.
Facebook Declared Me Dead for a Month
“My family and I have received so many condolence messages that it actually got really traumatic for us all.”
Shadow's Cancelled Nevada Caucus App Had Errors, Too
An error wouldn’t let users report results in a test version of the app. Shadow confirmed it was fixing some errors at the time.
A Code Glitch May Have Caused Errors In More Than 100 Published Studies
The discovery is a reminder that science is collaborative and ideally self-correcting, but that nothing can be taken for granted.
Anyone Can Spy on You With FaceTime, Here's How to Turn It Off [Updated]
A new bug allows anyone to listen in on your iPhone and, for now, there's no fix.
A 'Fallout 76' Bug Has Disabled All Nuclear Weapons in the Game
Bethesda confirmed that a bug has accidentally turned ‘Fallout 76’ into a nuke free game.
Twitter Is Spamming Users With Unexplained Notifications And Everyone Is Losing Their Minds
Twitter is sending out strange notifications to users, and no one knows what's going on.
These Small-Town Hackers Are Making a Living Showing Companies How Insecure Their Sites Really Are
The members of Pasuruan Black Hat have hacked banks, governments, and huge tech companies like Google.
Some Signal Disappearing Messages Are Not Disappearing
Journalists and sources may try to secure their communications not just with encryption, but also with automatically disappearing messages. But Signal has a nasty bug that can retain some messages.
People Are Freaking Out That PGP Is ‘Broken’—But You Shouldn’t Be Using It Anyway
Hackers that can intercept your encrypted emails, or steal your emails from your computer or a server, may be able to decrypt them taking advantage of new vulnerabilities found in the way some email clients treat HTML.
'Lobster Nightmare,' Today's Comic by Allison Conway
Millie has a vivid and horrifying dream about life as a lobster in captivity.