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Mobile Malware: Threats and Solutions

As users have increasingly moved from desktop operating systems to mobile devices as their primary form of computing, cyber attackers have taken notice and malware has followed. While the total volume...

Apple Security Under Scrutiny Amid Fallout from NSO Spyware Scandal

Reports that the NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware was used by governments to spy on Apple iPhones used by journalists, activists, government officials and business executives is becoming a global controver...

OAuth: Your Guide to Industry Authorization

Nearly a decade ago, the cyber industry was toiling over how to enable access for users between applications and grant access to specific information about the user for authentication and authorizatio...

Best Kaspersky Alternatives

Kaspersky makes very good endpoint security software, one of just four companies to make both our top endpoint detection and response (EDR) and best antivirus software product lists. But the Moscow-b...

Mobile & Smartphone Security Threats for 2022

  Mobile communications are an increasingly integral part of their everyday lives for people at work and at play. But as mobile access has grown, so have mobile s...

Google Patches Android for 47 Vulnerabilities in Final Update for 2017

Google released what is likely its final Android security update for 2017 on Dec. 4, patching at least 42 different vulnerabilities.Among the vulnerabilities patched by Goo...

Eavesdropper Flaw, Marcher Malware Threaten Mobile Devices

Researchers at Appthority and Proofpoint recently came across two threats to mobile devices that present a particular threat to enterprise users and financial institutions. While they both should be...

Google Patches KRACK Wi-Fi Flaw in Android November Security Update

Some vendors take longer than others to update for critical vulnerabilities - case in point is Google's Android mobile operating system. On Nov. 6, Google released an Android update, patching a vuln...

Averon Banks $8.3 Million, Promises ‘Frictionless’ Mobile Authentication

San Francisco-based Averon, a mobile authentication startup, announced today that it had secured $8.3 million in an Avalon Ventures-led Series A round of funding.Averon is th...

KRACK WPA2 Attack Threatens Every Device That Uses Wi-Fi

Mathy Vanhoef, a postdoctoral researcher at Belgium's University of Leuven, recently uncovered what he described as "serious weaknesses in WPA2."The vulnerabilities enable a...

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