The Quadrooter vulnerability is able to give attackers access to all data and hardware.
KPMG’s Nathan Desfontaines says free mobile apps can pose a security risk for users.
Research by antivirus software maker Norton shows 8.8 million South Africans were the victim of cyber crime in the past year, at a R35bn cost.
Kaspersky Lab has uncovered an online marketplace where criminals sell access to more than 70 000 hacked corporate and government servers.
Google is trying to make its privacy and security settings more user-friendly
Social network says it will invalidate accounts compromised by leak of 100 million logins.
With new facial recognition security your password could be written on your face.
Details for more than 272 million Gmail, Yahoo! and Hotmail accounts being traded by Russian cybercriminals.
Mark Zuckerberg wants to build a super smart home, but the ‘smarter’ a home is the more vulnerable it may be
Ten-year-old gets $10,000 award for exposing security flaw in Instagram, a service he is too young to use.
US judges will have power of authority to issue warrants for computer access which could infringe the Fourth Amendment.
Microsoft is testing a concept to store data inside the human genome which could be the most cost-effective storage method.
Data from an elite European dating site included sexual preferences has caused controversy after it got leaked online.
Several nations have pleaded with the Chinese government not to pass a new law which strictly regulates NGOs operating in the country.
FBI director James Comey said the agency paid millions to get into the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters.