There’s no sign that the USA president-elect, Donald Trump, has given up his personal Android device. The security experts have called his regular Android smartphone a security threat to the USA and its allies. While Trump wishes to continue using
Small businesses may not always be at the forefront when it comes to technology, but when it comes to how its customers pay, most are on board when it comes to mobile payments.
That’s according to a new survey commissioned
A 10-digit mobile phone number can reveal a lot of personal information about its owner – shopping habits, private data and other identifiable evidence – but many consumers don’t protect that number like they should, according to cyber security analysts.
Apple advised iPhone owners who are wary that hackers could access their call history to delete call records from their devices. The Cupertino-based technology giant said that undeleted call records on phones remain in iCloud up to four months, while
Many brands of cheap Chinese smartphones could be secretly infected by malware via firmware updates, and nearly 3 million smartphone users may be vulnerable to attack as a result, according to security researchers. The U.S. government has issued an alert
Avast Software, the leader in digital security products for consumers and businesses, today announced the company’s new Avast Call Blocker app for iOS, now available for download on the Apple App Store. The new app enables users to automatically block
Many believed that the San Bernardino iPhone saga ended when the FBI eventually managed to break into the device with help from an undisclosed group of hackers, but Apple is still facing problems for refusing to help authorities hack phones
Millions of mobile app gamers are putting themselves at risk of social engineering by voluntarily allowing mobile games from official play stores to access, and in some cases control, their devices.
A study conducted by AppRiver, a cloud-based email and Web
UK carrier Three Mobile was the victim of a hacking scheme that has reportedly left the records of millions of customers exposed.
According to multiple UK media reports citing both Three and the National Crime Agency (NCA), hackers gained access
Mobile devices allow us to do nearly everything online—from anywhere, at any time. We can do our banking, track our fitness, control Internet of Things devices in our homes, shop, and even work remotely. Driving this mobile productivity are a
There is a new threat for consumers to face alongside the threat of mobile hacking and mobile app security breaches. As the holiday shopping season approaches, some scammers are making the bold move of creating their own fake mobile retail
Only a few weeks after the Google Pixel smartphone was released to the public, it still is not immune to hackers who want to infiltrate your device. That was proven true by a team of Chinese hackers in less than
Security conference organizer Vangelis has tweeted that a joint team of Pangu and JH hackers have successfully claimed the maximum $100,000 prize on offer at the PWNFEST event for finding a Safari exploit that gave them root access on macOS
The Cupertino company boasts backup encryption that will take 1,000 years to hack
Apple has released a public beta of iOS 10.2, bringing a local backup for iPhones and iPads that is tougher to crack through brute force techniques than
Wash your hands. Brush (and floss) your teeth. Don’t reply to emails from Nigerian princes asking you to accept a wire transfer. These are just a few of the lessons we learn as kids, and adults, to develop good hygiene:
Smart devices and game engines used by millions of consumers were hacked by GeekPwn 2016, a hacking festival held simultaneously in Shanghai (China) and Silicon Valley (United States).
A total of 58 top security geeks with lots of famous names
As we know, iPhone is fully secured and how difficult it could be if it were hacked. The recent fight between the Apple and FBI gave us a clear idea about hacking. You could recall that earlier this year after
A new strain of android malware has been found targeting banking and social media apps. Reports suggest around 94 different banking apps are currently being targeted including Santander, American Express, and Paypal. The malware overlays the screen for these other
The iPhone’s security can only be described as legendary by now. Especially after the legal battle between the FBI and Apple in the beginning of this year, over unlocking a terrorist’s device for the government. Both the FBI and the
If you have an internet-connected home appliance, such as a crock-pot, a lightbulb, or a coffee maker, you can control it from the comfort of your smartphone. But a bug in the Android app that controls some of those devices