Noted Apple security expert Patrick Wardle discusses how cybercriminals are stepping up their game in targeting Apple users with new techniques and cyberattacks.
The phones of 36 journalists were infected by four APTs, possibly linked to Saudi Arabia or the UAE.
Goontact lures users of illicit sites through Telegram and other secure messaging apps and steals their information for future fraudulent use.
Manufacturing powerhouse confirmed North American operations impacted by November cyberattack.
Researcher Ian Beer from Google Project Zero took six months to figure out the radio-proximity exploit of a memory corruption bug that was patched in May.
The company patched a vulnerability that could connected video and audio calls without the knowledge of the person receiving them.
Attackers can exploit the feature and send people’s data directly to remote servers, posing a privacy and security risk, researchers said.
Browser users are once again being asked to patch severe vulnerabilities that can lead to remote code execution.
Developers will have to reveal how data is shared with any “third-party partners,” which include analytics tools, advertising networks, third-party SDKs or other external vendors.
The actively exploited vulnerabilities discovered by Project Zero exist across iPhone, iPad and iPod devices.