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RedDrop: New sophisticated Android malware spies on you, steals data and racks up huge phone bill

The malware has been found lurking in 53 apps masquerading as image editors, calculators and language learning apps.<p>Security researchers have …

What is NanoCore? Developer of the nasty data-stealing RAT sentenced to 33 months in prison

The RAT has been used in multiple phishing campaigns targeting energy companies in Asia and the Middle East<p>The author of the notorious remote access …

Trump says he would 'run in' to stop school shooting without a gun and Twitter can't stop laughing

Twitter couldn't stop snickering at the notion that Trump would rush to stop a school shooting unarmed.<p>US President Donald Trump claimed that he …

'Get a new job': Ivanka Trump blasted for saying it is 'inappropriate' to ask her about dad's accusers

Twitter swiftly slammed Ivanka as "hypocritical" over her response and raised questions about her role in the White House.<p>Ivanka Trump said it is …

'TF is she doing here?' Ivanka Trump mercilessly roasted for attending Olympics closing ceremony

Many social media users were less than thrilled over her representing her father's administration in South Korea.<p>President Donald Trump's older …

North Korean Reaper rises, Tesla cryptojacking and fake Facebook profiles: The week in cybersecurity

As cybercriminals continue with their nefarious activities, here are the best cybersecurity stories of the week from the IBTimes UK tech team.<p>This …

Tesla hack: Hackers infiltrate the company's Amazon cloud account to secretly mine cryptocurrency

The exposed Amazon S3 bucket also contained sensitive information including vehicle telemetry, mapping and servicing data.<p>Hackers managed to …

'WTF': Twitter furious as Florida lawmakers declare porn a 'health risk' but block assault rifle ban

The vote comes less than a week after the devastating shooting at a Parkland, Florida high school left 17 people dead,<p>Less than a week after the …

iOS 11.2.6: Apple releases fix for the Telugu 'text bomb' bug that has been crashing devices

Many trolls have since jumped at the opportunity to post the Telugu character on social media or via messages as a prank.<p>Apple has released an …

Thousands of California state employees, contractors' sensitive data exposed in security breach

The security breach was first discovered before Christmas on 22 December, officials said.<p>California's Department of Fish and Wildlife said that …

'Scariest flight': United Airlines passengers share 'terrifying' photos after engine cover rips off

Multiple passengers on board the Boeing 777-200 have taken to social media to share photos and videos captured from the flight.<p>Passengers on board a …

'Troubling message': Trump's White House still doesn't have Spanish language website year into office

White House officials have declined to say whether a Spanish language website will be launched any time soon.<p>The White House website has yet to …

'Holy flying f**k': Watch Elon Musk's ecstatic reaction to his historic Falcon Heavy launch

"That's unreal!" Musk says pointing to the sky as the Falcon Heavy soared skyward.<p>As millions of people watched the much-anticipated launch of …

Over 19 million California voter records leaked by Sacramento Bee, quickly held for ransom by hackers

This is the second time Californian voters' records have been exposed and compromised by cybercriminals in recent months.<p>The Sacramento Bee …

Gordon Ramsay can now insult your cooking with this new hilarious Amazon Alexa skill

"How can you do this to food and f**king sleep at night?" the foul-mouthed chef replies in the new skill.<p>Ever dreamed of having your cooking skills …

Russian Fancy Bear hackers target major US defence contractors to steal sensitive military secrets

According to the AP, 40% of 87 US defence contractors who were targeted by hackers clicked on malicious phishing links.<p>Russia-linked hacker group …

Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster launched towards Mars said 'Don't Panic' on the dashboard – here's why

Musk said the car will be playing Bowie's hit song "Space Odyssey" as it travels into deep space.<p>SpaceX made history on Tuesday (6 February) with the …

'Kim wannabe': Donald Trump roasted for asking Pentagon to plan grand military parade in Washington

Twitter was left shocked by the idea of a "pompous show" and described it as "one step closer to autocracy".<p>US President Donald Trump has asked the …

This rapidly growing Monero-mining botnet has infected over 5,000 Android devices in just 24 hours

Once infected, the botnot deploys malicious code to the device and secretly mines Monero coins.<p>Security researchers have spotted a new growing botnet …

Redditors beware - this malicious website looks exactly like Reddit but steals your personal data

The fake site seems to be designed to grab the login credentials of visitors.<p>Reddit users looking to browse through pages of news, topic threads, …

'Dictator': Donald Trump ripped apart for accusing Democrats of 'treason' for not clapping for him

Twitter immediately fired back at the president for his "outrageous" remarks, saying "we don't live in a dictatorship or a mornarchy".<p>US President …

'Yo memo so stupid': Twitter savagely taunts Trump over declassified memo with viral #YoMemo hashtag

Twitter decided to chime in with a torrent of hilarious jokes and memes poking fun at the "pointless" document using the viral hashtag #YoMemo and …

What is WannaMine? New fileless malware uses NSA's leaked EternalBlue exploit to mine cryptocurrency

This isn't the first time the EternalBlue exploit has been used by hackers to generate cryptocurrency.<p>Security researchers have discovered a new …

'Misogynistic crap': Sarah Sanders furiously blasted for suggesting Nancy Pelosi 'should smile' more

Twitter slammed Sanders for her "sexist" remark and making one of the most widely loathed suggestions to a female lawmaker.<p>The White House press …

Watch: SpaceX launches GovSat-1 on used Falcon 9, booster 'amazingly' survives landing in the Atlantic

The successful GovSat-1 mission comes as SpaceX preps for the much-anticipated launch of its massive three-booster Falcon Heavy.<p>SpaceX successfully …

'Greatmess': Twitter can't handle this awkward typo on Trump's State of the Union tickets

Naturally, the pictures have since gone viral with the internet mercilessly roasting Trump and his administration over the gaffe<p>Donald Trump's first …

Hackers could bypass Lenovo's fingerprint scanner using a hardcoded password - Are you affected?

The company detailed the security flaw discovered in its Fingerprint Manager Pro software in a security advisory last week.<p>Lenovo has disclosed a …

These Tinder security flaws could let malicious hackers spy on your swipes, photos and matches

Checkmarx found that some parts of Tinder's iOS and Android mobile apps still lack the standard HTTPS encryption<p>Security researchers have discovered …

Dark Web markets selling babies' Social Security numbers, personal data and mothers' maiden names

The ad for full identity packs were spotted on Dream Market as tax season approaches in the US.<p>1 of 2<p>Cybercriminals have been found selling the …

'No longer care?': Ivanka Trump roasted after removing 'empowering women and girls' from Twitter bio

The change first appeared earlier this month, but was only noticed during the 2018 Women's March over the weekend.<p>US President Donald Trump's eldest …