Attack of the dishwashers - This week in cybersecurity
The discovery this week of a security vulnerability within SmartThinQ, a technology touted by LG for automating communication with its range of home appliances and devices, has reinforced the risks of remote Internet of Things (IoT) takeover as attackers progressively master new methods of attacking increasingly smart devices.
Apple's iPhone 7 running iOS 11.1, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Huawei Mate 9 Pro were hacked on the first day of Mobile Pwn2Own.
A Facebook spam campaign is luring users to phishing pages that try to trick targets into handing over Facebook or YouTube credentials.
A bug allowed hackers to access customers' email addresses, account numbers and phone IMSIs.
A malicious Chrome extension is spreading in Brazil, and it's capable of stealing everything typed inside a browser window. Here's what to look out for before it spreads.
The efficacy of mobile devices to actually produce cryptocurrency in any meaningful amount is still doubtful.