Here we go again—more dangerous, malware-laced apps found lurking in Google’s Play Store. Android’s preeminent storefront has come in for serious criticism in recent months, with multiple warnings about
SIM Swapping Is One of the Biggest Cybersecurity Threats You Face, and Almost No One Is Trying to Fix It. Here's Why It
It's not nearly as common as other hacks--yet--but SIM swapping presents a far greater security risk than almost anything else you and your business face. Imagine you try to log into your bank account
Google Project Zero is a team of highly talented security analysts with a brief to uncover zero-day vulnerabilities. If a vulnerability is found, Project Zero reports to the vendor concerned and starts
In a few cases,your SIM card may pose more of a security risk than your phone's software. AdaptiveMobile Security researchers say they've discovered a new vulnerability, nicknamed Simjacker, that's being
That flash drive might've been free, but if it's got malware, it's going to cost you. Companies like to hand out USB drives like candy. At media functions, for example, these flash storage devices contain
If you spend any time on the internet, you’ve likely created accounts with all kinds of businesses – financial institutions, social media sites, online retailers, travel booking sites, loyalty programs
Way back in 2017, two researchers at Black Hills Information Security disclosed how a vulnerability in the Google Calendar app was leaving more than a billion users open to a credential-stealing exploit.
According to WordPress, over 60 million people have chosen the software to power their websites. An ongoing "backdoor attack" is trying to compromise as many of them as possible. Here's what you need know.
An unprecedented iPhone hacking operation, which attacked “thousands of users a week” until it was disrupted in January, has been revealed by researchers at Google’s external security team. The operation,
Apple’s security vulnerabilities are headline news all over again. Just days after its highly-publicized emergency iPhone patch, Google’s security researchers have published a new "website hack" warning
(Reuters) - A federal grand jury has indicted the suspected hacker who obtained personal information of over 100 million people in the Capital One Financial Corp data breach on charges of wire fraud and
A police team in France has destroyed a computer hacking network that affected more than 850,000 computers around the world. Following a tip, the French cybercrime fighting team, C3N, found and destroyed
Google's Play Store has come in for serious criticism in recent weeks, with a procession of disclosures of malware-laced apps being installed by millions of users around the world. In the latest such Kaspersky
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Another day, another threat for Microsoft Windows users. Earlier this month it was confirmed that a common design flaw within the hardware device drivers from multiple vendors, impacting users of all versions