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WhatsApp Zero-Day Let NSO Spyware Pwn Phones

A buffer-overflow vulnerability in WhatsApp is being exploited to remotely take over victims’ devices. All it took was a missed call to infect the app on iOS and Android ...
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Mobile Device Cyberattacks Are Increasing | Avast

Our smartphones. Where would we be without them? ...

Sea Turtle DNS Hijacking and More Weekly News | Avast

Sea Turtle hijacks the internet A hacker group that experts believe might be backed by a nation-state has been targeting big fish in the internet infrastructure world. Sea Turtle, as the group ...
9 Smartphone Tips for Seniors | Avast

9 Smartphone Tips for Seniors | Avast

| | android, ios, Tips & Advice
Statisticians estimate the number of cell phones in the world to be about 5 billion, with smartphones constituting about half of them. That’s 2.5 billion smartphones in use, which means a good ...

MNOs seek stronger mobile security for customers | Avast

| | android, Avast News, ios
Data breaches, stolen passwords, spyware — consumers are all too familiar with the dangers of today’s digital world, and they’re worried. According to a study done by Wipro, if you take all ...

Avast adds value and revenue to your network | Avast

Our society, our countries, our planet run on mobile networks like never before. Consumers do more than enjoy telecom convenience -- they depend on it. As a result, competition to become the ...

iOS 12.1.4 Patches Three Major Flaws | Avast

| | ios, Security News
On Thursday, Apple released iOS 12.1.4, a patch for several security flaws including the FaceTime group chat vulnerability discovered by a 14-year-old. Also fixed are two zero-day vulnerabilities that had reportedly been ...
Update your iOS devices now against the FaceTime eavesdropping bug

Update your iOS devices now against the FaceTime eavesdropping bug

Last week a bug became such big news that it broke out of the technology press, and into the mainstream media – generating headlines around the globe. The reason? A bizarre bug ...

Some iPhone Apps Record Users’ Screens | Avast

| | ios, Privacy, Security News
Mobile security expert The App Analyst published findings that the Air Canada app captures screenshots without user permission and forwards them to analytics firm Glassbox, which then inspired TechCrunch to investigate further ...

Apple Pulls Service from Facebook | Avast

| | ios, Security News
Citing a breach of agreement, Apple has revoked its distribution certificate from Facebook, abruptly powering down all apps using the intra-company iOS app distribution service. This does not mean that the Facebook ...
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