June 20th Android & iOS news

Help Net Security: iOS 12 will allow users to share their exact location with emergency services – “When iOS 12 is released later this year, it will come with a new feature that will allow iPhone users in the US who call 911 to “automatically and securely” share their location data with first responders.”

The Register: (Cryptographically) sign me up! Android to take bad app checks offline – “Can’t get a network connection? No problem, Google OS will still be able to verify signatures”

Lukas Stefanko : New Telegram-abusing Android RAT discovered in the wild – “Entirely new malware family discovered by ESET researchers”

Pierluigi Paganini: Android-based devices Amazon Fire TV and Fire Stick hit by cryptomining malware

David Harley

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Mac Virus authored by David Harley. Read the original post at: https://macviruscom.wordpress.com/2018/06/20/june-20th-android-ios-news/