A Saudi Cybersecurity Company Tried to Buy Zero Day Exploits from Me
We recently got a rare look at how a company tried to source these exploits through private one-on-one deals—because the company came to us.
HACKS FOR SALE
Zero-Day Shop Opens the Floodgates for People to Sell Exploits to Governments
Dubai-based Crowdfense, which buys zero day exploits for iOS and a variety of other platforms, is trying to streamline the process of sourcing vulnerabilities.
OnePlus Phones Were Shipped With a Hidden Backdoor
A pre-installed factory app called Engineer Mode can root devices.
'I Didn't Think It'd Be This Easy,' Says 'For Honor' Player Who Won $10K Using Known Exploit
Esports has a problem when anyone can use an exploit that's been around for months to coast to victory.
The Internet of Things
Hack That Turns Amazon Echo Into a Spying Device Can’t Be Fixed By Software Patch
The physical vulnerability affects devices from 2015 and 2016.
Someone Already Beat the New, Sprawling Space Epic 'Prey' in 20 Minutes
Speedrun uses map exploits and an item duplication glitch.
Newly Uncovered Tor Browser Exploit Targeted Dark Web Child Porn Site
The Tor Project issued an urgent patch for a new exploit targeting some users of the Tor Browser.
Joseph Cox and Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
Encrypted Messaging App Telegram Leaks Usage Data
All it takes is a third party app and a target’s phone number to track a user.
There's Now a $1 Million Bounty For Hacking the New iPhone
If you can jailbreak an iPhone or iPad remotely, you get $1 million.
Hola Claims to Have Fixed Holes, But Security Researchers Disagree
The popular free VPN says it has improved security and transparency.
Your Tool to Watch Netflix Abroad Also Makes You Vulnerable to Hacking
Here’s a few reasons to say adios to Hola.
How You Can Get Hacked Just by Looking at a Picture Online
A researcher devises a way to hide malicious exploits inside innocent-looking pictures.