Researchers at Bastille said they’ve more than doubled the range with which an attacker can exploit the Mousejack vulnerability.
Browsing Category: Privacy
Google put app developers on notice last week, urging them to comply with a new set of privacy policies designed to better promote transparency it plans on enforcing this summer.
Privacy advocates are cheering Microsoft’s lawsuit against the US government over data requests.
A newly published research paper exposes weaknesses in short URLs used by cloud-based services such as OneDrive that put supposedly private data at risk.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook recap the news of the week, including the Badlock bust, encryption legislation, and cryptoworm ransomware. Mike also discusses last week’s Infiltrate Con.
While civil liberties advocates celebrate the defeat of California bill AB 1681, they caution that the fight to protect encryption from government regulation is not over.
Atmos banking malware has perilous pedigree that includes Citadel and ZeuS.
Security and privacy advocates, along with IT business leaders, slam the Burr-Feinstein bill as misguided and detrimental to encryption.
WordPress announced that all custom domains hosted on WordPress.com will have HTTPS turned on for free.
Juniper Networks hopes to remove any clouds of uncertainty that its networking gear might still have a backdoor that could allow governments or hackers to snoop on traffic running through its hardware.