Grayshift a cyber security firm has created a tool that unlocks any iPhone that is available for purchase by government agencies. The US State Department is one of the first agencies to purchase the tool from the company.
A security exploit developed by the NSA last year, which was leaked by hackers resulting in the WannaCry crisis, is now being used to mine cryptocurrency, and according to experts the number of infections is rising. Read more here.
A significant number of the world's most popular websites have been found to be logging users' every keytroke and click, and sending this infomration to third party servers raising many concerns about trust and breach of user information online.
Yahoo has confirmed today that the data breach they suffered in 2013 had a wider scope than previously imagined – affecting all three billion of its users, as opposed to the previously estimated one billion who were thought to be affected.