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MediaTek Chip Flaw Could Have Let Attackers Spy on Android Phones
MediaTek systems-on-a-chip are embedded in more than one-third of smartphones and IoT devices around the world.
November 24, 2021
MediaTek systems-on-a-chip are embedded in more than one-third of smartphones and IoT devices around the world.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 24, 2021
2 min read
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New Android Spyware Variants Linked to Middle Eastern APT
The new variants, improved for stealth and persistence, share code with other malware samples attributed to the C-23 APT.
November 23, 2021
The new variants, improved for stealth and persistence, share code with other malware samples attributed to the C-23 APT.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 23, 2021
2 min read
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What Happens If Time Gets Hacked
Renowned hardware security expert raises alarm on the risk and dangers of cyberattackers targeting the current time-synchronization infrastructure.
November 11, 2021
Renowned hardware security expert raises alarm on the risk and dangers of cyberattackers targeting the current time-synchronization infrastructure.
by Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor
November 11, 2021
3 min read
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SecureAuth Buys Acceptto to Deliver Low-Friction Authentication to Enterprises
Acceptto’s contextual behavior threat intelligence technology will help SecureAuth deliver AI-driven MFA and continuous password-less authentication, SecureAuth says.
November 06, 2021
Acceptto’s contextual behavior threat intelligence technology will help SecureAuth deliver AI-driven MFA and continuous password-less authentication, SecureAuth says.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 06, 2021
2 min read
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How to Avoid Another Let's Encrypt-Like Meltdown
Experts weigh in on steps network and security administrators need to take before the next time a root certificate expires.
November 04, 2021
Experts weigh in on steps network and security administrators need to take before the next time a root certificate expires.
by Andrada Fiscutean, Contributing Writer
November 04, 2021
7 min read
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Cybercriminals Take Aim at Connected Car Infrastructure
While car makers are paying more attention to cybersecurity, the evolution of automobiles into "software platforms on wheels" and the quick adoption of new features has put connected cars in the crosshairs.
October 29, 2021
While car makers are paying more attention to cybersecurity, the evolution of automobiles into "software platforms on wheels" and the quick adoption of new features has put connected cars in the crosshairs.
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
October 29, 2021
4 min read
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HelpSystems Acquires Digital Guardian, Extends DLP Capabilities
The acquisition strengthens HelpSystems’ data security portfolio with data loss prevention capabilities across the endpoint, network, and cloud.
October 27, 2021
The acquisition strengthens HelpSystems’ data security portfolio with data loss prevention capabilities across the endpoint, network, and cloud.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 27, 2021
2 min read
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Free Tool Helps Security Teams Measure Their API Attack Surface
Data Theorem's free API Attack Surface Calculator helps security teams understand potential API exposures.
October 26, 2021
Data Theorem's free API Attack Surface Calculator helps security teams understand potential API exposures.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 26, 2021
2 min read
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IBM Announces Advances and New Collaborations in AI-Powered Automation, 5G Connectivity and Security at Mobile World Congress Los Angeles
IBM collaborates with Boston Dynamics, Cisco, Palo Alto Networks and Turnium Technology Group to help equip businesses in next phase of digital transformation.
October 26, 2021
IBM collaborates with Boston Dynamics, Cisco, Palo Alto Networks and Turnium Technology Group to help equip businesses in next phase of digital transformation.
October 26, 2021
4 min read
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Wardrivers Can Still Easily Crack 70% of Wi-Fi Passwords
Weaknesses in the current Wi-Fi standard and poorly chosen passwords allowed one wardriver to recover 70% of wireless network passwords.
October 26, 2021
Weaknesses in the current Wi-Fi standard and poorly chosen passwords allowed one wardriver to recover 70% of wireless network passwords.
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
October 26, 2021
5 min read
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Who's In Your Wallet? Exploring Mobile Wallet Security
Security flaws in contactless payments for transportation systems could lead to fraud for stolen devices, researchers find.
October 25, 2021
Security flaws in contactless payments for transportation systems could lead to fraud for stolen devices, researchers find.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
October 25, 2021
4 min read
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Google Buckles Down on Android Enterprise Security
The launch of Android 12 brings several new default security features, along with new security efforts for Android Enterprise.
October 21, 2021
The launch of Android 12 brings several new default security features, along with new security efforts for Android Enterprise.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
October 21, 2021
3 min read
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Telecommunications Providers Worldwide Are Targeted in Sophisticated Cyber-Espionage Campaign
LightBasin has displayed in-depth knowledge of telecom architectures and protocols in its attacks, security vendor warns.
October 19, 2021
LightBasin has displayed in-depth knowledge of telecom architectures and protocols in its attacks, security vendor warns.
by Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
October 19, 2021
4 min read
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Name That Toon: Bone Dry
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
October 19, 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
October 19, 2021
1 min read
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China's Hackers Crack Devices at Tianfu Cup for $1.5M in Prizes
China's premier hackers will target web browsers, operating systems, mobile devices, and even a car at Tianfu Cup.
October 15, 2021
China's premier hackers will target web browsers, operating systems, mobile devices, and even a car at Tianfu Cup.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
October 15, 2021
2 min read
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