Google’s monthly Android Security Bulletin includes a patch for a critical flaw in the Broadcom Wi-Fi driver and another set of exploitable issues in Mediaserver.
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A group of researchers are encouraging any smartphone users who own an L3 G3 to upgrade their devices after coming across a serious security vulnerability in the devices.
Lenovo’s SHAREit file-sharing app for Windows and Android has been patched against vulnerabilities that put private data at risk.
Apple addressed a nasty bug that lingered in the wild for nearly three years and could have let an attacker steal cookies and impersonate victims.
Google has patched Android against a critical Linux kernel vulnerability, and said the number of affected Android devices has been exaggerated.
Asacub, once thought just to be spyware, appears to have completed its transition into mobile banking malware, a researcher at Kaspersky Lab claims.
According to a recent survey, 86 percent of health apps had at least two critical vulnerabilities and 55 percent of health app users expected their apps to be hacked in the next six months.
Silent Circle patched a Blackphone vulnerability, closing an open socket that exposed the mobile device’s modem to attack.
Google patched a critical vulnerability in Mediaserver, one of five patched in today’s monthly Android Nexus Security Bulletin.
With 2015 more or less in the rear view mirror Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the year in security: Wassenaar, ransomware, mobile threats like Stagefright, Carbanak and Equation Group, and more.