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TangleBot Campaign Underscores SMS Threat
The attack targets Android devices and starts with a malicious SMS message that aims to bring malware onto compromised d...
September 24, 2021
The attack targets Android devices and starts with a malicious SMS message that aims to bring malware onto compromised d...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 24, 2021
5 min read
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Apple Patches Zero-Days in iOS, Known Vuln in macOS
One of the iOS vulnerabilities was discovered by Citizen Lab; the Google Threat Analysis Group reported iOS and macOS fl...
September 23, 2021
One of the iOS vulnerabilities was discovered by Citizen Lab; the Google Threat Analysis Group reported iOS and macOS fl...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 23, 2021
1 min read
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Password Reuse Problems Persist Despite Known Risks
The vast majority of users worry about compromised passwords, but two-thirds continue to use the same password or a vari...
September 22, 2021
The vast majority of users worry about compromised passwords, but two-thirds continue to use the same password or a vari...
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
September 22, 2021
4 min read
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Strained Relationships Hinder DevSecOps Innovation
A new survey from Forrester and VMware finds more than half of developers still think security gets in the way.
September 22, 2021
A new survey from Forrester and VMware finds more than half of developers still think security gets in the way.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 22, 2021
2 min read
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Data Sharing, Added Security Steps Drive Consumers to Shop Elsewhere
A new survey finds most shoppers will stop a transaction if asked for too much personal information or to complete many ...
September 21, 2021
A new survey finds most shoppers will stop a transaction if asked for too much personal information or to complete many ...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 21, 2021
1 min read
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Google: New Privacy Feature Will Affect 'Billions' of Android Devices
Starting in December, Google will expand its "permissions auto-reset feature" to devices using Android 6.0 and higher.
September 20, 2021
Starting in December, Google will expand its "permissions auto-reset feature" to devices using Android 6.0 and higher.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 20, 2021
1 min read
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Name That Toon: Congrats! It's a ...
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
September 14, 2021
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
by John Klossner, Cartoonist
September 14, 2021
1 min read
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Apple Patches Zero-Days in iOS 14.8 Update
An important security update addresses vulnerabilities in CoreGraphics and WebKit that may have been actively exploited.
September 13, 2021
An important security update addresses vulnerabilities in CoreGraphics and WebKit that may have been actively exploited.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 13, 2021
2 min read
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Researchers Reveal Details on Now-Patched WhatsApp Vulnerability
The "Out-of-Bounds" vulnerability would have allowed hackers to access sensitive information in WhatsApp memory.
September 02, 2021
The "Out-of-Bounds" vulnerability would have allowed hackers to access sensitive information in WhatsApp memory.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 02, 2021
1 min read
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Microsoft Spins Off Lower-Cost Version of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Plan 1 provides endpoint protection capabilities only; a higher-end Plan 2 offers additi...
September 01, 2021
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint Plan 1 provides endpoint protection capabilities only; a higher-end Plan 2 offers additi...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
September 01, 2021
1 min read
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WhatsApp Modification Seen Distributing Triada Trojan
A modified version of WhatsApp for Android is installing a Trojan designed to deliver malicious payloads, launch ads, an...
August 24, 2021
A modified version of WhatsApp for Android is installing a Trojan designed to deliver malicious payloads, launch ads, an...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
August 24, 2021
2 min read
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PC Gaming Threats Jumped 66% Amid COVID-19 Lockdowns
Cyberattacks targeting PC and mobile games increased last year after players were in lockdown, Kaspersky researchers rep...
August 23, 2021
Cyberattacks targeting PC and mobile games increased last year after players were in lockdown, Kaspersky researchers rep...
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
August 23, 2021
2 min read
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Microsoft Issues Guidance for Protecting Network Gateways from Mozi IoT Botnet
The Mozi botnet now targets Netgear, Huawei, and ZTE network gateways, Microsoft found.
August 19, 2021
The Mozi botnet now targets Netgear, Huawei, and ZTE network gateways, Microsoft found.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
August 19, 2021
1 min read
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Name That Toon: Screen Time
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August 18, 2021
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
by John Klossner, Cartoonist
August 18, 2021
1 min read
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Facebook Adds Encryption to Messenger Video and Voice Calls
The social media firm also plans to conduct a limited test of end-to-end encrypted Instagram direct messaging.
August 13, 2021
The social media firm also plans to conduct a limited test of end-to-end encrypted Instagram direct messaging.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
August 13, 2021
2 min read
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