1. Security
    June 5th, 2015 by Glenn Fleishman
    Should you fear the latest Mac firmware exploit?

    A security researcher has found what he says is a deep flaw that potentially affects all Macintosh Intel models made until mid-2014, when the error...

  2. Blogs
    September 3rd, 2013 by Marco Tabini
    How Apple is improving mobile app security

    In a much publicised recent case, scientists at Georgia Tech managed to get a specially crafted app that could perform all sorts of malicious activities...

  3. Blogs
    July 25th, 2013 by Marco Tabini
    Once more into the breach: how hackers compromise websites like Apple’s

    Unless you happen to call the proverbial rock home, you’ve probably heard that Apple’s developer websites were recently hit by a hacking attack....

  4. News
    May 28th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    Researchers: Twitter’s two-factor authentication can be abused

    Twitter’s SMS-based, two-factor authentication feature could be abused to lock users, who don’t have it enabled, out of their accounts...

  5. News
    March 25th, 2013 by John P. Mello Jr., TechHive
    New report details cyberwar rules, puts hackers in crosshairs

    Deadly force against organised hackers could be justified under international law, according to a document released last week by a panel of legal...

  6. News
    March 19th, 2013 by Grant Gross
    Two charged with gift-card hacking scheme

    Two California men face charges in Massachusetts of hacking into point-of-sale computers at Subway restaurants and adding more than US$40,000 in value...

  7. News
    February 1st, 2013 by Jeremy Kirk
    Hackers unveil new iOS 6 jailbreak website

    Apple software hackers unveiled a website this week where the latest untethered jailbreak is expected to be released soon. An elite team of hackers...

  8. News
    November 15th, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Hackers: Jailbreak for Apple’s iPhone 5 getting closer to completion

    Apple’s iPhone 5 is proving difficult for hackers to jailbreak, but it looks like they’re getting closer. Back in September, just days...

  9. News
    September 11th, 2012 by Lucian Constantin
    Tool allows Mac OS X hackers with root access to easily extract keychain data

    A new tool allows Mac OS X attackers with root OS access to easily steal the keychain password data of logged in users and reinforces the dangers...

  10. News
    September 6th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Update: Apple responds to AntiSec’s UDID leak

    Apple has issued a statement declaring it did not provide the FBI with the UDID information released by AntiSec hackers on Tuesday. “The FBI...

  11. Features
    September 5th, 2012 by Tony Bradley
    Apple device IDs hacked: What you need to know

    A hacker collective known as AntiSec has published over a million Apple device IDs that it claims were captured from the laptop of an FBI agent. If...

  12. News
    August 18th, 2012 by Colin Neagle
    Online media prepare for ‘hactivist’ attacks ahead of US election

    Traditional news companies and other websites covering this year’s US presidential election are preparing for a flood of web traffic over the...

  13. News
    July 22nd, 2012 by John P. Mello Jr., TechHive
    Firefox 14 protects search queries from ‘bad guys,’ not advertisers

    The latest edition of Mozilla Firefox protects Google search queries from hackers, but not from advertisers. Basically, Google has designed its HTTPS...

  14. News
    February 9th, 2012 by Michael Kan
    Foxconn ‘hacked’ by group critical of working conditions

    Hackers claimed to have stolen internal data from Apple supplier Foxconn, and leaked the information online, in response to media reports of poor...

  15. Features
    September 9th, 2011 by Lex Friedman
    The Towson hack

    The mystery of vanishing iTunes credit

  16. News
    August 31st, 2011 by Robert McMillan
    Facebook’s 40K pay out

    In just three weeks, the social networking giant pays US$40,000 to hackers

  17. News
    July 9th, 2011 by Jeremy Kirk
    Apple fix for iOS vulnerabilities

    Apple said on Thursday that it is developing a fix for vulnerabilities that affect its iPhone, iPad and some iPod touch models, a problem that the...

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