Security Flaws in Children’s Smart Watches

A year ago, the Norwegian Consumer Council published an excellent security analysis of children's GPS-connected smart watches. The security was terrible. Not only could parents track the children, anyone else could also ...

Spy Apps and Stalkerware with Special Guest Jeff Tang – WB40

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for October 29th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Spy apps and Stalkerware with special guest Jeff Tang. Silent Pocket is ...

Online security tips for Valentine’s Day: how to beat the cheats

Love is in the air, and so are the hopes of scammers wanting to make a quick buck at your expense. Shore up your digital defenses this Valentine's Day with a look ...

Tracking People Without GPS

Interesting research: The trick in accurately tracking a person with this method is finding out what kind of activity they're performing. Whether they're walking, driving a car, or riding in a train ...

Man blocks employer’s tracking with chip packet, plays 140 rounds of golf

Funny thing, Tom - the company's GPS tracker says you didn't show up at the work sites. Plus your PDA's kind of greasy ...

Kids’ smartwatches harbouring major security flaws

Norwegian Consumer Council says "these watches should be in no stores, even less so on a child's arm" ...
Naked Security - Sophos
Moskva-korrespondent Morten Jentoft om GPS-problemer ved Kreml

Suspected mass-spoofing of ships’ GPS in the Black Sea

One ship’s navigation system reported that it was actually on land ...
Naked Security - Sophos