The company is rolling out a patch for the vulnerabilities, which allowed one researcher to break into a car in 90 seconds and drive away.
For now, the security measure will be available only to people using the beta version of the app.
Ransomware as a service, exposed SMS photos, and more of the week’s top security news.
The vulnerability was found through the company’s bug bounty program, now in its tenth year.
A deepfake bot has been generating explicit, non-consensual images on the platform. The researchers who found it say their warnings have been ignored.
The tracker-blocking company will soon launch a privacy-friendly desktop browser as well.
The president dismissed the widely respected cybersecurity agency director Tuesday night for pushing back against election disinformation.
The blockbuster game of deception has security holes that let cheaters run wild.
Does your great-aunt Winifred ask for tech support every year? Even if you aren’t traveling this year, send your loved ones this advice to show you care.
Covid-19 research hacking, the Pentagon’s Photoshop antics, and more of the week’s top security news.
The issues affected users who didn’t upgrade their software, and other Apple services too.
An analysis of nearly 500 Covid-related apps worldwide shows major differences in how much data they expect you to give up.
Last year, a hacker gave Glenn Greenwald a trove of damning messages between Brazil’s leaders. Some suspected the Russians. The truth was far less boring.
Through numerous legal and other challenges, the Trump campaign and its allies have consistently undermined their argument.
The defendant tried—and failed—to use bitcoin to cover his tracks.