Hacks

How to Hack an Apple AirTag into a Card for your Wallet [VIDEO]

[caption id="attachment_353149" align="aligncenter" width="1440"] Image: Andrew Ngai[/caption] Anyone who's seen Apple's new AirTags knows they're not the best shape to slip into your wallet without creating an unnecessary bulge. The Othello game piece-shaped devices are quite thick and not flat like those from competitor Tile. Unfortunately, this isn't a problem you can fix by spending...

Researchers Have Developed a Firmware Worm that Attacks Macs

Two researchers have recently discovered that several known vulnerabilities affecting the firmware of all the leading PC makers can also attack the firmware of MACs, which are generally believed to be locked down by Apple in ways that PCs aren’t. According to Wired, the researchers have designed a proof-of-concept worm for the first time that would allow a...

A Single Text Can Hack 950 Million Android Phones

According to a report by Forbes, six critical vulnerabilities have left 95% of Androids open to an attack delivered by a simple multimedia text, as pointed out by mobile security expert Joshua Drake from Zimperium zLabs. The researcher warns that in some cases, where phones parse the attack code prior to the message being opened, the exploits...

This New Hack Can Run CarPlay On An iPhone 6

With the help of a new hack from developer Adam Bell, you’ll soon be able to put Apple’s CarPlay on your iPhone 6 and try it out without the need for a compatible in-car infotainment system (via CultofMac). The upcoming hack however requires a jailbroken iPhone, means you’ll need to give Pangu’s recent iOS 8 jailbreak...