Thousands of infected IoT devices used in for-profit anonymity service

Thousands of infected IoT devices used in for-profit anonymity service

The code further uses a lib2p-based network stack to interact with the Interplanetary File System, which is often abbreviated at IPFS.

Amazon Ring doorbells exposed home Wi-Fi passwords to hackers

Amazon Ring doorbells exposed home Wi-Fi passwords to hackers

Bitdefender said the Amazon-owned doorbell was sending owners’ Wi-Fi passwords in cleartext as the doorbell joins the local network, allowing nearby hackers to intercept the Wi-Fi password and gain access to the network to launch larger attacks or conduct surveillance.

Now this Android spyware poses as a privacy tool to trick you into downloading

Now this Android spyware poses as a privacy tool to trick you into downloading

The campaign has been active since May last year, with users previously duped into downloading the malware with a fake version of an adult app — but now those behind Triout have altered their tactics, distributing the malware with a re-purposed version of a legitimate privacy tool that has been ripped from the Google Play store.

Android phones could be sharing your calls and photos with Russia

Android phones could be sharing your calls and photos with Russia

The app in question here is the alluringly titled Sex Game for Adults, which was available to download via the Google Play Store in 2016. Although Sex Game for Adults has since been removed from the Play Store, it is available via various third-party app marketplaces.

Google Chrome’s new Policy Ask to Disable Anti-Virus

Google Chrome’s new Policy Ask to Disable Anti-Virus

Google Chrome started showing alerts asking users to remove applications that are considered “not compatible” with the Chrome Browser as they may inject additional code into a browser’s processes.