Tag Archive: Serious


Serious FaceTime Bug Allows Eavesdropping of Microphone on iPhone & Mac, Here’s How to Protect Yourself

A serious privacy bug has been discovered in FaceTime for iOS and MacOS that allows remote eavesdropping on another persons iPhone or Mac, even if they don’t pick up and answer the FaceTime call. Essentially this means that anyone can remotely listen to the microphone of a targeted iPhone or Mac by a remarkably simple … Read More

Apple will patch serious security flaws in OS X ‘as soon as possible’

Apple plans to issue an update fixing two severe OS X Yosemite security flaws “as soon as possible,” according to a new report. One bug is the recently-discovered Thunderstrike 2, which allows attackers overwrite a computer’s firmware in a way that is impossible to reverse unless users have the wherewithal open up their Mac and manually reflash the […][Read More…]

Apple Music could put a serious hurt on your iPhone battery

We’ve had a couple days to check out Apple Music, Apple’s song-streaming platform that launched Tuesday. It comes loaded with 30 million songs that you can listen to on demand with a quick search or a request to Siri. But…Read more ›

Serious OS X vulnerability isn’t fixed after all

A significant security flaw affecting OS X Yosemite, known as Rootpipe, hasn’t been fixed as previously thought, according to a former NSA staffer. The flaw is said to have existed since 2011, and allows for an attacker to gain full control of…Read more ›

1,500 iOS apps have this serious security flaw. Find out if your iPhone’s at risk.

A serious security flaw affecting approximately 1,500 iOS apps makes them vulnerable to hackers looking to swipe passwords, bank account info and other sensitive data, according to a new report. The bug, which security analytics firm SourceDNA identified last month,…Read more ›

1,500 iOS apps have this serious security flaw. Find out if your iPhone’s at risk.

A serious security flaw affecting approximately 1,500 iOS apps makes them vulnerable to hackers looking to swipe passwords, bank account info and other sensitive data, according to a new report. The bug, which security analytics firm SourceDNA identified last month,…Read more ›

Serious or funny – what kind of film will Citizen George become?

Citizen George is slated to be a full-length independent film about a director who creates a hugely popular space opera film trilogy (read, George Lucas and Star Wars), only to end up releasing disappointing film prequels 20 years later. So…Read more ›

Indian smartphone maker is serious about banning iPhone brand name

After China, India is the next big frontier for Apple: with a massive 1.2 billion citizens, and an impressively growing smartphone market that is far from saturated. So far Apple has had great success in the country, as the iPhone 6…Read more ›

Bizarre game trailer will give you a serious case of the thirsties

Soda Drinker Pro lauds itself as “the original FPS (first-person soda) simulator,” and that’s probably true because that description is mad specific. The weirdo game, which looks straight out of Cartoon Network’s stoner-centric programming block Adult Swim, just landed a…Read more ›

Get some serious air with the exclusive Black Hawk Drone w/cam pre-order [Deals]

Like having fun? Like playing with state of the art gizmos? Like exclusive offers that you won’t find anywhere else no matter how hard you look? Then you want to check out today’s killer deal. Get non-stop fun with Cult…Read more ›