Google has patched another critical Android vulnerability in Mediaserver, which has received a barrage of patches since the Stagefright flaw was discovered last summer.
Apple has yet to patch a series of bypass vulnerabilities in iOS that could let an attacker sidestep the passcode authorization screen on iPhones and iPads.
Early detection of the KeRanger OS X ransomware and quick updates by Apple and the Transmission BitTorrent client installer likely will mitigate the malware’s impact.
Targeted attacks using multiple attack vectors including email and watering hole sides has been discovered. The state-sponsored attacks targeted Indian diplomatic and military personnel originating from that Pakistan region, researchers said.
Amazon’s decision to remove device encryption from its tablets has sparked a backlash with customers and raised concerns wtih privacy activists.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook recap RSA 2016, the pervasiveness of the FBI vs. Apple debate, OpenSSL two years after Heartbleed, and why hacking back is always a bad idea.
Cisco released a critical patch for its Nexus 3000 and 3500 switches that removes a default administrative account with static credentials.
An amicus brief filed on behalf of well known past and present Apple hackers asks the government to vacate its order asking Apple to unlock a terrorist’s phone.
Researchers claim major banks are implementing poor password policies and leaving customers vulnerable to brute force “key-search” attacks.
At the RSA Conference, nearly two years after Heartbleed, members of OpenSSL’s Development Team described some benefits the nasty bug afforded them.