Huawei Ark OS could be the name of Huawei’s Android replacement

Huawei Ark OS could be the name of Huawei’s Android replacement

Even though Huawei is closely working with Google on its ban, after its Android license was pulled as an effect of the U.S. ban, the…

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Google fixes no-user-interaction bug in Android's Bluetooth component

Google fixes no-user-interaction bug in Android’s Bluetooth component

Google has patched this week a critical security flaw in Android’s Bluetooth component. If left unpatched, the vulnerability can be exploited without any user interaction…

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Android Users Beware: This Dangerous Menace Is Already Hiding On 43 Million Phones

Android Users Beware: This Dangerous Menace Is Already Hiding On 43 Million Phones

“This shows how hard it is for users to stay safe,” the CEO of mobile security firm Upstream warns. The company is about to publish a…

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How to better protect your organization's most valuable data

How to better protect your organization’s most valuable data

Many organizations underestimate the value of their data to skilled and organized cybercriminals, said security provider eSentire. Keeping up with cybercriminals can be a never-ending…

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Microsoft details the most clever phishing techniques it saw in 2019

Microsoft details the most clever phishing techniques it saw in 2019

Earlier this month, Microsoft released a report on this year’s malware and cyber-security trends. Among the few trends highlighted in the report was that phishing…

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Terrifying Camera App Flaw Left Millions of Android Phones Vulnerable to Spying

Terrifying Camera App Flaw Left Millions of Android Phones Vulnerable to Spying

Even if you’re diligent about app permissions, sometimes you just can’t predict how or when a bad actor will abuse them. This time around, a…

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Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite Chinese hacking contest

Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite Chinese hacking contest

China’s top hackers have gathered this weekend in the city of Chengdu to compete in the Tianfu Cup, the country’s top hacking competition. Over the…

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Cybercriminals using Google Analytics to enhance phishing efforts

Cybercriminals using Google Analytics to enhance phishing efforts

A report from security firm Akamai found that hackers were using analytics services to optimize their phishing efforts. Cloud security firm Akamai released a new…

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Apple, Google, and Mozilla block Kazakhstan's HTTPS intercepting certificate

Apple, Google, and Mozilla block Kazakhstan’s HTTPS intercepting certificate

Apple, Google, and Mozilla have moved in to ban a root certificate the Kazakhstan government used in the past month to spy on its citizens’…

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Google Wants To Reduce HTTPS Cert Lifetimes To 1 Year

Google Wants To Reduce HTTPS Cert Lifetimes To 1 Year

Google wants to reduce the lifespan of SSL certificates (used to secure HTTPS encrypted traffic) from the current two years to just over a year.…

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