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Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Address Book
A security researcher with the firm Bishop Fox caught the app uploading emails and phone numbers right after it is first launched.
Hacker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy: The Future Is Cyberwar - Vocativ
We've seen data theft, energy grid hacks, and Stuxnet, but not open cyberwar — yet.
Why cheap, outdated Android phones widen the digital security divide
Millions of Android users are running out-of-date software that leaves them vulnerable to a whole host of publicized security flaws.
Dark Patterns are designed to trick you (and they're all over the Web ...
No, it's not only you--some user interfaces intentionally want to confuse and enroll.
This Tabletop Game Forces You To Confront Humanity's Future ...
The horrors of the future, from nuclear proliferation to plagues, are on full display in Eclipse Phase.
Not All Swastika Tattoos Are The Same
Algorithmic tattoo identification for law enforcement could have all sorts of scary consequences.
The impossible task of creating a “Best VPNs” list today | Ars Technica
Our writer set out to make a list of reliable VPNs; turns out the task is complicated.
Meet the Plaid Parliament of Pwning
One of the world's elite hacking teams.
Apple Bug Exposed Chat History With a Single Click | The Intercept
A security vulnerability in the Mac version of Apple’s Messages app allowed users to be compromised by malicious links.
Stopping a Smart TV From Eavesdropping On You Could Be a Felony
A Peek Inside Mr. Robot's Toolbox | WIRED
A round up of the mostly free and open source hacking tools used on the show.