What are the Top Ten Ways Hackers Get Your Passwords

There are dozens of common ways for hackers to uncover your passwords.  Below are the top ten ways this occurs in 2016: phishing –  spam messages (emails, texts…) asking you and millions of others for passwords usually by asking you to reset or verify your credentials spear phishing – sending YOU targeted messaging that relates to something the hackers knows about you, asking you to reset or verify your credentials keylogging – malware that records…

Apple Left Default Passwords in Batteries, Making Them Vulnerable To Hacks and Explosion

“…How could this be? What design error in the system made it possible? None. Miller wrote programs based on published documentation for chips conforming to a popular standard. But there is one key mistake by Apple that makes the whole thing a lot worse. …It turns out that if a program has the correct code to do so, it can query the {battery} for its status and command it, as well as the charger. It…