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Yahoo agrees to pay $50M to users hit by biggest ever data breach

Yahoo agrees to pay $50 million in data-breach settlement and give affected users free credit monitoring services Yahoo has agreed to pay $50 million in data-breach settlement to 200 million victims of what is believed to be the biggest data breach ever. The company will also provide two years of […]

Apple’s iOS 12.0.1 software update causing new problems to users

Apple’s iOS 12.0.1 software update creating network and signal connectivity problems, broken calls There are more reasons for Apple users to complain after upgrading to the new iOS version 12.0.1. Although Apple’s first iOS 12 update solved the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max charging problem, the new iOS version 12.0.1 has brought […]

Google admits third-party developers can access users’ Gmail inbox

Google still allows third-party developers to scan your Gmail accounts In July this year, we had reported how Google is allowing third-party app developers access to user’s private messages in Gmail. Now, the search giant has officially admitted in a letter to US lawmakers that it allows third-party apps to […]

Android Q will warn users for running apps made for older Android versions

Android Q will soon warn apps running on Android Lollipop or earlier It’s only been a month since Google has released the latest version of Android 9.0 Pie, but it looks like the search giant has already started gearing up for Android Q. However, this time with Android Q, it […]

Google is secretly tracking what you buy offline using Mastercard cards

Google and Mastercard have a secret deal to track user shopping details offline A partnership between Google and Mastercard allows the search giant to track offline sales data, says a Bloomberg report who cited four people “with knowledge of the deal”. In other words, Mastercard is basically selling customer data […]

Instagram hack locking users out of their accounts

Instagram hack: Users become victims of a strange account locking hack In a widespread Instagram hacking campaign, hundreds of users are reporting that their accounts have been compromised. Besides losing access to the Instagram account, the profile image, email address, phone number, and bios related to the accounts of the […]

Google tracks Android, iPhone users’ location even with location history turned off

Google tracks your movements even when location services are disabled Many of us turn off location services on our smartphones so that we can avoid being tracked. But what if you get to know that in spite of taking this precaution, Google tracks you everywhere. According to an Associated Press […]

LTE (4G) flaw allows hackers to hijack your browsing session and spy on you

LTE Flaw Lets Attackers To Redirect Browsers And Snoop Into Users’ Browsing Activity LTE (Long-Term Evolution), also known as the 4G network, not only offers Internet at higher speeds with security but also brings many security improvements over the predecessor standard known as GSM (Global System for Mobile) communications. LTE […]

Apple is working on bringing iOS apps to macOS

Apple to allow users run iOS apps on macOS Craig Federighi, Apple’s Senior Vice President of Software Engineering, announced at Apple’s WWDC (Worldwide Developer Conference) 2018 event in San Jose recently that the Silicon Valley giant is working to bring the best of the iPhone to the Mac platform. Although the […]

4.4 million iPhone users sue Google for secretly collecting data

Google may face £3.2 billion claim in UK iPhone privacy lawsuit iPhone users in the UK have sued Google in the High Court for as much as £3.2 billion pounds ($4.29 billion) for the alleged “clandestine tracking and collation” of personal information of 4.4 million users. The secret collection of […]