Breaching Safari, Firefox browsers will help duo keep title in Vancouver contest

Two former winners will line up later today at the Pwn2Own hacking contest to take another crack at thousands of dollars in prizes for exploiting fully-patched browsers.Charlie Miller, who has taken home cash

Published on: March 25th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Apple Safari will ‘fall first’ in hacking contest

Apple's Safari will be the first browser to fall next month at the Pwn2Own hacking challenge, the contest organizer predicted today.A researcher who has won at Pwn2Own the last two years wasn't so

Published on: February 18th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

Unpatched SMS flaw lets hackers ‘take control’ of iPhone

Apple Inc. has just over a day left to patch a bug in its iPhone software that could let hackers take over the iPhone, just by sending out an SMS (Short Message Service)

Published on: July 30th, 2009 Robert McMillan and Joaquim P. Menezes

Contestant walks off with $5,000 after 10-second Mac crack

Charlie Miller, a security researcher, who hacked a Macintosh in two minutes last year at CanSecWest's PWN2OWN contest, improved his time today by breaking into another Macintosh in under 10 seconds. Miller, an

Published on: March 20th, 2009 Gregg Keizer