Android phones vulnerable to Qualcomm bugs

Security researchers from Tencent’s Blade Team are warning Android smartphone and tablet users of flaws in Qualcomm chipsets, called QualPwn. The bugs collectively allow hackers to compromise Android devices remotely simply by sending malicious packets over-the-air – no user interaction required. Three bugs make up QualPwn (CVE-2019-10539, CVE-2019-10540 and CVE-2019-10538). The prerequisite for the attack […]

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Saudi Arabia behind Jeff Bezos’ phone hack

The investigators of Amazon chief’s release of intimate images believes that Saudi Arabian authorities were behind it. According to the security officer of Amazon boss Jeff Bezos  the Saudi Arabian authorities hacked into his phone, and obtained private data from it.  Gavin De Becker, a longtime security consultant, launched the investigation after the National Enquirer […]

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