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AV-Test Report on Risk Scenarios

Long-established research/product testing organization AV-Test has published an interesting document giving some background to the current malware scene, including consideration of threats on Windows, Mac, Android/mobile, Internet, PUA, and test statistics. 20 more words

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AV-Test Report on Risk Scenarios

Long-established research/product testing organization AV-Test has published an interesting  document giving some background to the current malware scene, including consideration of threats on Windows, Mac, Android/mobile, Internet, PUA, and test statistics.  12 more words

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Dead Reckoning

Facebook covered itself with – well, something that isn’t glory – when it ‘memorialized’ an impressive number of its subscribers, apparently under the mistaken impression that said subscribers, including Mark Zuckerberg, had died. 28 more words

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SANS, Signatures, Next-Gen and DIY Testing

An article by me for IT Security UK that examines how, while SANS has done some good work in security, its forthcoming webcast on next-gen product evaluation is based on fallacies. 8 more words

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iOS exploit that flooded 911 call centres

Summary by Shaun Nichols for The Register of the story behind the exploit that caused 911 centres around Phoenix to be flooded with ’emergency calls’. Lad cuffed after iOS call exploit knocks out Arizona 911 center David Harley… 7 more words

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Your AppleID is NOT expiring today

Graham Cluley describes a ‘smishing’ campaign (phishing via SMS texts) targeting Apple iOS users, trying to persuade them to access a malicious URL by telling them that ‘Your AppleID is die to expire Today’. 29 more words

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Slowdown and Catch-Up

You may have noticed that nothing has been posted here since August 2016. This isn’t, as it happens, because there have been no issues in the world of Apple or Android security (there have!), but simply because I no longer work full-time, and I’m having to prioritize other work. 201 more words

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