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‘StrandHogg’ Vulnerability Allows Malware to Pose as Legitimate Android Apps

The flaw can allow hackers to take over typical device functions like sending messages and taking photos because users think malicious activity is a mobile app they use regularly.

By |2019-12-03T08:26:14-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Android, Exploit, google play, hackers, Malware, mobile apps, Mobile Security, StrandHogg, Trojan, Vulnerabilities, vulnerability|Comments Off on ‘StrandHogg’ Vulnerability Allows Malware to Pose as Legitimate Android Apps

CISA Pushing U.S. Agencies to Adopt Vulnerability Disclosure Policies

A newly proposed CISA directive would require all U.S. agencies to develop and implement vulnerability disclosure processes for their internet connected systems.

By |2019-12-02T11:46:42-05:00December 2nd, 2019|bug bounty, CISA, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, directive, Government, hacker, us agencies, Vulnerabilities, vulnerability, Vulnerability Disclosure, white hat hacker|Comments Off on CISA Pushing U.S. Agencies to Adopt Vulnerability Disclosure Policies

Google Discloses Android Camera Hijack Hack

Google has disclosed a now-fixed issue that enabled third-party apps to access a disturbing set of permissions for its Camera App built into Android phones.

By |2019-11-19T15:09:53-05:00November 19th, 2019|Android, android camera, camera hack, camera takeover, Camera+, google, Google patch, hack, high-severity vulnerability, Mobile Security, pixel phone, Podcasts, Samsung, vulnerability|Comments Off on Google Discloses Android Camera Hijack Hack

First BlueKeep attacks prompt fresh warnings

The infamous vulnerability has been exploited for a cryptocurrency mining campaign, but more damaging attacks may still be in store The post First BlueKeep attacks prompt fresh warnings appeared first on WeLiveSecurity

By |2019-11-11T11:16:30-05:00November 11th, 2019|vulnerability|Comments Off on First BlueKeep attacks prompt fresh warnings

Have you updated your browser yet? Severe Chrome Zero-day vulnerability getting actively exploited

Attention! Are you using Chrome as your web browsing software on your Windows, Linux and Mac? High time you update your browser!! That’s right. With Google recently releasing Chrome version 78.0.3904.87 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, there come’s an urgent warning, requesting billions of users to update their software immediately. The warning comes after…

By |2019-11-04T05:40:59-05:00November 4th, 2019|google, Mac OS, Security patch, vulnerability, Windows update|Comments Off on Have you updated your browser yet? Severe Chrome Zero-day vulnerability getting actively exploited

What You Need to Know About the Google Chrome Vulnerabilities

While you might have been preoccupied with ghosts and goblins on Halloween night, a different kind of spook began haunting Google Chrome browsers. On October 31st, Google Chrome engineers issued an urgent announcement for the browser across platforms due to two zero-day security vulnerabilities, one of which is being actively exploited in the wild (CVE-2019-13720). [...]

By |2019-11-01T19:05:03-04:00November 1st, 2019|computer security, Consumer Threat Notices, cybersafety, Cybersecurity, vulnerability|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About the Google Chrome Vulnerabilities