1. cageymaru

    The Department of Justice Revised the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act to Permit Good-Faith Computer Security Research

    The Department of Justice has formally acknowledged the role that computer security researchers play in testing the safety of networks, devices, and online services. The DOJ has announced that the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) has been revised to recognize the importance of good-faith...
  2. R

    New "Text Bomb" Can Crash Or Hang Messages And Safari In iOS And macOS

    Apple Insider is reporting that a new malicious link can cause Messages and Safari to crash or hang in iOS and macOS. The website seems to exploit a bug or a non-optimized rendering process for OpenGraph page titles by creating an excessively long tag. When Messages attempts to render a preview...
  3. Zarathustra[H]

    Vulnerability in WhatsApp and Telegram Allowed Complete Account Takeover

    Well, it looks like the CIA might have been slacking on this one, as they were apparently unaware of any method to break popular encrypted messaging clients remotely, instead having to take the circuitous route of first compromising the handset itself in order to listen in on communications...