Microsoft says enterprises need to ban common passwords and rethink outdated ideas about what makes a strong password.
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Duo Labs describes how a critical Android vulnerability chains two exploits together to completely pwn an Android OS device.
Security researchers at Skycure are upping the ante on a vulnerability that it says now leaves 95.4 percent of all Android devices vulnerable to an attack that hands over control of a phone or tablet to an attacker.
A banking Trojan hiding in a casino app was removed from Google Play. The malware slipped past Google Verify Apps malware scanner and get into the marketplace.
Apple on Monday rolled out a series of patches for nearly all of its operating systems, including fixes for March’s DROWN vulnerability in OS X and a lockscreen bypass vulnerability in iOS.
Dell SonicWALL Threats Research Team says incidents of Android lockscreen malware masquerading as porn apps is a growing concern.
The Viking Horde Android malware campaign can leverage victims’ phones for ad fraud, carry out DDoS attacks, send spam, and more, researchers warn.
A Duo Labs report reveals the dangers of unpatched and outdated software used in business world.
The FTC and FCC have given mobile device makers and carriers 45 days to report on their respective security update practices.
Mike Mimoso, Chris Brook, and Tom Spring, discuss the week in news, including a first hand account of an online casino getting hit by ransomware, Brazil shutting down WhatsApp, and attackers mining an ADP portal for W-2s.