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Researcher Finds Bug That Allowed Free Uber Rides

Bug bounty programs can be a lucrative income source for white-hat hackers and it was so for security researcher Anand Prakash who discovered a huge flaw in the Uber’s ...

March 6, 2017 at 12:00 pm by

Modded Raspberry Pi Zero Can Hack a Locked PC in under a Minute

An ethical hacker has built a device using a £4 single board computer that can hack a locked PC in less than sixty seconds. Samy Kamkar, a security researcher and ...

November 18, 2016 at 2:30 am by

60-Second Google Pixel Hack Wins $120k Prize

A team of Chinese hackers compromised the security of Google’s new premier smartphone, the Pixel, in less than a minute, earning it members a cash prize of $120,000. The ...

November 12, 2016 at 9:30 pm by

Hack Pornhub and Earn $25,000

Pornhub has partnered with HackerOne to offer rewards, ranging between $50 and $25,000, to hackers who can find flaws and vulnerabilities in its adult content site. HackerOne ...

May 12, 2016 at 8:40 pm by

Ethical Hacker Site Has Been Caught Spreading Ransomware

Security isn’t as black and white as people think, sometimes people do the bad things for the right reasons. This is the area that ethical hackers deal with, testing ...

March 26, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

Hacker Found Way into Any Facebook Account

An Indian hacker has found a remarkably simple way to access any Facebook user account. Thankfully, Anand Prakash, a security engineer from Bangalore, is a “white hat” ...

March 8, 2016 at 4:54 pm by

White Hat Hacker Tweaks Dridex Malware to Distribute Antivirus Software

The Dridex banking malware has been a huge headache for a large part of the financial and technology industries, but it seems there’s a white knight out there looking to ...

February 6, 2016 at 11:15 am by

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