Bugs & Exploits

Viber calling and messaging service hacked, 200 million phone numbers, IDs, IP addresses potentially compromised

Viber calling and messaging service hacked, 200 million phone numbers, IDs, IP addresses potentially compromised

Nick Arnott 3

Following just days after Tango's servers were compromised, the Syrian Electronic Army(SEA) has hacked another calling and messaging service, Viber. E Hacking News is reporting that this time SEA was able to acquire a partial database backup containing phone numbers, UDIDs (Viber generated, not Apple UDIDs) and IP addresses, among other user information for some of Viber's more than 200...

How to test Facebook Chat Heads and stickers for iOS right now, even if they haven't yet been enabled for your account

How to test Facebook Chat Heads and stickers for iOS right now, even if they haven't yet been enabled for your account

Nick Arnott 20

Today Facebook released a fairly major update for the iOS Facebook app. Among the new features are messenger stickers and Chat Heads (a horribly named feature first announced for Facebook Home). Currently these new features have only rolled out to a limited number of users. However, if you have an urgent need to test them out, and you don't mind doing a little tweaking, you can...