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Apple has patched several vulnerabilities with the release of iOS 10, Xcode 8 and watchOS 3 [Read More]
Google has re-architected the Mediaserver component in Android 7.0 Nougat and included other security enhancements in the new platform release. [Read More]
Two malicious Android programs recently discovered on Google Play may have been downloaded by up to 2.5 million users. [Read More]
A new variant of the Gugi mobile banking Trojan can bypass two of the security features that Google has included in Android 6.0, Kaspersky security researchers say. [Read More]
Google has released Android security patches meant to resolve numerous Critical bugs in the mobile platform, including the recently revealed QuadRooter flaws. [Read More]
Apple this week released security updates for Mac OS X and Safari to patch zero-day vulnerabilities that were recently revealed to have been used to spy on individuals via iOS devices. [Read More]
Smartphone malware infections increased by 96% over the year to April 2016. In addition to an increase in mobile malware volume -- there has also been a step up in malware sophistication. [Read More]
Wi-Fi signals can be exploited to recognize keystrokes and the first system that can do so has been already created, a newly published research paper reveals. [Read More]
Apple has fixed vulnerabilities exploited by a piece of high-end surveillance software, which researchers classify as “the most sophisticated attack seen on any endpoint. [Read More]
Twitoor Android malware is using an innovative method of receiving commands: it connects to a Twitter account instead of a command and control (C&C) server, ESET researchers say. [Read More]

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Adam Ely's picture
When determining how risky an app is, we must consider intentional features within these permissions to determine whether or not they’re a risk to the enterprise.
Adam Ely's picture
At the end of the day, the kill switch will not only decrease the amount of people mugged for their phones because there is little net value in the device itself, but it will also provide individuals with the means to wipe the device of personal information.
Adam Ely's picture
COPE is often an attractive model for organizations concerned about keeping mobile data secure but presents its own set of issues. So how does COPE stack up against BYOD?
Adam Ely's picture
This shift to mobile exposes a major fault that needs to be addressed and security practices must address mobile threats as well.
Marc Solomon's picture
To help cybersecurity professionals cut through the hype and gain a better understanding of what to expect as the Internet of Everything continues to evolve, these top 10 observations might help.
Adam Ely's picture
Yesterday’s device management approach does not work in a BYOD world. The end users are bringing their own devices, so we need to adjust to accommodate this new world order.
Adam Ely's picture
Security teams and lines of business have reached a turning point on BYOD. It’s now become more important than ever for the CISO to figure out how to manage risk without inhibiting users.
Adam Ely's picture
Many of us create our own blind spots through assumption. Until we understand what is occurring on mobile devices, we cannot determine if our controls are effective at managing risk.
Adam Ely's picture
CISOs are notoriously disliked. Trying to protect company, customer and employee data often means having to say “no” to new projects and implementations. This does not earn you many friends.
Ryan Naraine's picture
John Hultquist, Manager of Cyber Espionage Threat Intelligence at ISIGHT Partners, joins the podcast to talk about "NEWSCASTER," a cyber espionage operation that uses fictitious social media accounts to launch attacks.