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Mobile Software

WhatsApp Vulnerability Spies on Users

On Monday, May 13, 2019, the popular messaging app, WhatsApp, announced hackers had exploited a flaw in the app’s voice call feature, installing surveillance software on users’ smartphones (both iOS

Hardware/Network Mobile

Mobile carriers believe security and reliability concerns will increase with 5G

Mobile service providers anticipate significant new revenue opportunities from the coming deployment of high-speed 5G networks and a host of new IoT-driven use cases, but they also believe much-improved security will be

Cloud

When it comes to file sharing, the cloud has very few downsides

Organizations storing data and documents they work on in the cloud is a regular occurrence these days. The cloud offers scalability in terms of storage and cloud services often provide

Mobile

The privacy risks of pre-installed software on Android devices

 Many pre-installed apps facilitate access to privileged data and resources, without the average user being aware of their presence or being able to uninstall them.On the one hand, the permission

Mobile

Best Android antivirus? The top 11 tools

The following are the 11 best antivirus tools for Android, according to AV-TEST’s November 2018 evaluations of 18 Android security apps. (The AV-TEST Institute is a Germany-based independent service provider

Identity Theft Mobile

One in three organizations suffered data breaches due to mobile devices

New Verizon report shows a big gap between organizations’ mobile security risk concerns and mobile security best practices they implement. The number of security incidents involving mobile devices has increased

Industry Insights

Growing mobile cybersecurity incidents spur plans for increased security investment

A majority of RSA attendees plan to spend more on mobile security in the coming year, Lookout has discovered. Since critical data has moved to the cloud, employees are able

Identity Theft Mobile

One in three organizations suffered data breaches due to mobile devices

New Verizon report shows a big gap between organizations’ mobile security risk concerns and mobile security best practices they implement. The number of security incidents involving mobile devices has increased

Mobile Software

Mobile malware attacks double in 2018

Kaspersky Lab report finds smartphones facing greater security risk.Smartphones are facing more security threats than ever before, with mobile malware attacks hitting a new high in 2018, new research has found.Findings from Kaspersky

Mobile

A simple and secure biometric login for Android 7.0+

FIDO Alliance announced that Android is now FIDO2 Certified, bringing simpler, stronger authentication capabilities to over a billion devices that use this platform every day. With this news, any compatible device