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Millions Of Smartphones Using Broadcom Wi-Fi Chip Can Be Hacked Over-the-Air

Millions Of Smartphones Using Broadcom Wi-Fi Chip Can Be Hacked Over-the-Air

April 04, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Millions of smartphones and smart gadgets, including Apple iOS and many Android handsets from various manufacturers, equipped with Broadc...
Chinese Hackers won $215,000 for Hacking iPhone and Google Nexus at Mobile Pwn2Own

Chinese Hackers won $215,000 for Hacking iPhone and Google Nexus at Mobile Pwn2Own

October 27, 2016Swati Khandelwal
The Tencent Keen Security Lab Team from China has won a total prize money of $215,000 in the 2016 Mobile Pwn2Own contest run by Trend M...
The Project Zero Contest — Google will Pay you $200,000 to Hack Android OS

The Project Zero Contest — Google will Pay you $200,000 to Hack Android OS

September 14, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Why waiting for researchers and bug hunters to know vulnerabilities in your products, when you can just throw a contest for that. Googl...
Google Patches Critical Remotely-exploitable Flaws in Latest Android Update

Google Patches Critical Remotely-exploitable Flaws in Latest Android Update

February 01, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Google has released the February Security Update for Android that patches multiple security vulnerabilities discovered in the latest ver...
Google releases Security Patch for Android Stagefright 2.0 Vulnerability

Google releases Security Patch for Android Stagefright 2.0 Vulnerability

October 05, 2015Wang Wei
Google reportedly fixed the latest round of Stagefright vulnerabilities in Android, pushing its latest over-the-air (OTA) update to Nex...
Android Wi-Fi Direct Vulnerability Lets Hackers to Kick your Devices OFF

Android Wi-Fi Direct Vulnerability Lets Hackers to Kick your Devices OFF

January 26, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers from Core Security has reportedly found a Denial of Service ( DoS ) attack vulnerability in Android WiFi-Direct. ...
Kali Linux "NetHunter" — Turn Your Android Device into Hacking Weapons

Kali Linux "NetHunter" — Turn Your Android Device into Hacking Weapons

September 24, 2014Mohit Kumar
The developers of one of the most advance open source operating system for penetration testing, ' KALI Linux ' have announced ye...
Google Nexus phone vulnerable to SMS-based DOS attack

Google Nexus phone vulnerable to SMS-based DOS attack

November 30, 2013Mohit Kumar
Google’s Nexus Smartphones are vulnerable to SMS-based DOS attack , where an attacker can force it to restart, freeze, or lose network conne...