iPhones now work as physical security keys for Google services

iPhones now work as physical security keys for Google services

As multi-factor authentication becomes ubiquitous across all digital services, Google is adding a new safety net for security-conscientious iPhone owners. Apple customers can now use their shiny smartphones as security keys to ...
Privacy on iPhone — Simple as that — Apple

Introducing iVerify, the security toolkit for iPhone users

“If privacy matters, it should matter to the phone your life is on.” So says Apple in their recent ads about Privacy on the iPhone and controlling the data you share—but many ...
Facebook App for iOS Caught Accessing Camera in Background

Facebook App for iOS Caught Accessing Camera in Background

| | camera, Industry News, ios
iPhone users reported that Facebook was opening the primary camera when the app was in use, leading to speculation that this function was being used to spy on people. Facebook was quick ...

Click-Fraud Site Preys on iPhone Jailbreakers | Avast

| | ios, Malware, scam, Security News
The iPhone jailbreaking community is currently at work on a new jailbreak tool called Checkra1n, and a current scam pretending to offer the software baits users to a click-fraud site instead. PC ...

New Unpatchable iPhone Exploit Allows Jailbreaking

| | Exploits, ios, iPhone, Malware
A new iOS exploit allows jailbreaking of pretty much all version of the iPhone. This is a huge deal for Apple, but at least it doesn't allow someone to remotely hack people's ...
eGobbler infects more than 1 billion ads in worldwide campaign

eGobbler infects more than 1 billion ads in worldwide campaign

The eGobbler malvertising threat actor has made a return, this time exploiting a WebKit vulnerability used primarily by iPhone’s Safari browser. Security researchers from Confiant estimate up to 1.16 billion impressions have ...

New Firefox Privacy Protections, Apple iOS Zero-Days, Facebook User Phone Numbers Exposed

You’re listening to the Shared Security Podcast, exploring the trust you put in people, apps, and technology…with your host, Tom Eston. In episode 85 for September 9th 2019: Firefox will now block ...
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Apple is Bad at Software, says Google

Google’s Project Zero is back, with some worrying criticisms of Apple’s software-engineering chops. The conclusions will surprise you ...
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Apple Scrambles to Nuke Jailbreak, Fails Source Control 101

Apple releases iOS 12.4.1 emergency patch: The issue was its own fault, caused by a source-code regression ...
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New Facebook Privacy Controls, Apple iOS Patching Mistake, MoviePass Data Breach

You’re listening to the Shared Security Podcast, exploring the trust you put in people, apps, and technology…with your host, Tom Eston. In episode 83 for August 26th 2019: Facebook announces new off-Facebook ...