Trump & Co. Just Picked the Wrong Fight With Twitter

Trump & Co. Just Picked the Wrong Fight With Twitter

On Thursday, Twitter got a chance to flex its free-speech championing muscle. The post Trump & Co. Just Picked the Wrong Fight With Twitter appeared first on WIRED.

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Total-Takeover iPhone Spyware Lurks on Android, Too

Total-Takeover iPhone Spyware Lurks on Android, Too

A version of the nation-state favorite Pegasus software researchers found on iOS officially hit Android as well. The post Total-Takeover iPhone Spyware Lurks on Android, Too appeared first on WIRED.

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Sorry, But Susan Rice Is Not Your ‘Smoking Gun’

Sorry, But Susan Rice Is Not Your ‘Smoking Gun’

This is no “gotcha” moment in the Trump surveillance saga. The post Sorry, But Susan Rice Is Not Your ‘Smoking Gun’ appeared first on WIRED.

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How Hackers Hijacked a Bank’s Entire Online Operation

How Hackers Hijacked a Bank’s Entire Online Operation

Researchers at Kaspersky say a Brazilian bank’s entire online footprint was commandeered in a five-hour heist. The post How Hackers Hijacked a Bank’s Entire Online Operation appeared first on WIRED.

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American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App

American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App

Chris Rasmussen is on a mission, which makes sense, since he’s a spy. But this mission isn’t spooky. It’s geeky. The post American Spies Now Have Their Very Own Smartphone App appeared first on WIRED.

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Hackers Are Emptying ATMs With a Single Drilled Hole and $15 Worth of Gear

Hackers Are Emptying ATMs With a Single Drilled Hole and $15 Worth of Gear

Step aside, ATM skimmers. This new attack empties out all the cash in minutes. The post Hackers Are Emptying ATMs With a Single Drilled Hole and $15 Worth of Gear appeared first on WIRED.

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Russian Hackers Have Used the Same Backdoor for Two Decades

Russian Hackers Have Used the Same Backdoor for Two Decades

A twenty-year-old record of one of the earliest ever cyberespionage campaigns suggests the same spy group still be alive and hacking. The post Russian Hackers Have Used the Same Backdoor for Two Decades appeared first on WIRED.

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Security News This Week: Yes, Even Internet-Connected Dishwashers Can Get Hacked

Security News This Week: Yes, Even Internet-Connected Dishwashers Can Get Hacked

Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: Yes, Even Internet-Connected Dishwashers Can Get Hacked appeared first on WIRED.

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Marco Rubio Says Hack Attempts From Russia Targeted Him, Too

Marco Rubio Says Hack Attempts From Russia Targeted Him, Too

Attempted intrusions against any senator aren’t surprising. But they’re a reminder election hacking shouldn’t be a partisan issue. The post Marco Rubio Says Hack Attempts From Russia Targeted Him, Too appeared first on WIRED.

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The World’s Biggest Porn Site Goes All-In on Encryption

The World’s Biggest Porn Site Goes All-In on Encryption

Now that Pornhub’s going HTTPS, your private browsing will be a lot more private. The post The World’s Biggest Porn Site Goes All-In on Encryption appeared first on WIRED.

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Accurate contactless 3D fingerprint identification system developed

A system for three-dimensional (3-D) fingerprint identification has been developed by adopting ground breaking 3-D fingerprint minutiae recovery and matching technology, pushing contactless biometric technology into a new realm of speed and accuracy for use in identification, crime investigation, immigration control, security of access and forensic applications at an affordable cost.

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If You Want a VPN to Protect Your Privacy, Start Here

If You Want a VPN to Protect Your Privacy, Start Here

A VPN’s not a perfect solution to your privacy problems, but it’s a start. The post If You Want a VPN to Protect Your Privacy, Start Here appeared first on WIRED.

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