The Verge

Apple sues NSO Group for attacking iPhones with Pegasus spyware

Now Apple has followed WhatsApp and its parent company Meta (formerly known as Facebook) in suing Pegasus spyware maker NSO Group. Along with promising new information about how NSO Group infected targeted iPhones via a zero-click exploit that researchers later dubbed ForcedEntry, Apple says it’s …

Apple sues NSO Group for attacking iPhones with Pegasus spyware Read More »

Russian ‘King of Fraud’ sentenced to 10 years in prison for Methbot digital ad scheme

A Russian man convicted on wire fraud and money laundering charges for his role in the Methbot digital advertising scheme was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday. The Department of Justice said between September 2014 and December 2016, Aleksandr Zhukov, 41, and several …

Russian ‘King of Fraud’ sentenced to 10 years in prison for Methbot digital ad scheme Read More »

Screenshots reveal what extra information the Robinhood hackers accessed

Screenshots obtained by Motherboard reportedly show the internal Robinhood tools that a hacker used to access “more extensive account details” for some of the trading platform’s accounts. The heavily redacted screenshots show that hackers had access to buttons labeled “Disable MFA” (multi-factor authentication) and “Add …

Screenshots reveal what extra information the Robinhood hackers accessed Read More »

Face masks are breaking facial recognition algorithms, says new government study

The Verge Face masks are one of the best defenses against the spread of COVID-19, but their growing adoption is having a second, unintended effect: breaking facial recognition algorithms. Wearing face masks that adequately cover the mouth and nose causes the error rate of some …

Face masks are breaking facial recognition algorithms, says new government study Read More »

Scroll to Top