Tag Archives Wearable Technology

Hacking, when done ethically is not a crime, just like some of the personalities mentioned here who have contributed significantly to cyber security around the globe. White hat hackers use their cyber security skills to break into protected systems and networks to assess and test the cyber security level and bring out the vulnerabilities before a malicious attacker, or black…

A consumer advocacy group based out of Norway has discovered that couple of exercise-tracking apps keep tracking you even after you have stopped exercising. The Norwegian Consumer Council scrutinized many such apps and found that three of these exercise tracking apps failed the test and raised an alarm with Norway's Data Protection Authority. The Runkeeper app for example transfers personal…

The Whack: That sweet smile may be described as euphoric at best for someone who loves technology and be able to experience the latest. But a vulnerability has been found to be exposed on FitBit fitness trackers that make use of Bluetooth ports to infect the wearable device with malware such as Trojans and then pass on to other computers that get connected…

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