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Security Experts Explain the Malware Dangers of App Stores, Excel & More

If you haven’t been following Black Hat 2021 (the yearly hacker conference that takes place in Vegas), that’s OK — but you will want to know what a number of security experts revealed during Day 1. Did you know that app stores don't do enough to hunt for malware? How about that Excel 4 is extremely useful to malware coders or that stalkerware enables domestic abuse? We break it all down below.

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Security Experts Explain the Malware Dangers of App Stores, Excel & More

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    What App Stores Get Right (and Very Wrong) About Security

    What App Stores Get Right (and Very Wrong) About Security

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    App stores don't do enough to hunt for potentially malicious anomalies, but argues that their limited design does help protect against devastating supply chain attacks.

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