Category Archives: Vulnerabilities

Threatpost News Wrap, September 29, 2017

The macOS Keychain attack, Signal’s new private contact discovery service, the Deloitte hack, and a handful of mobile stock trading app vulnerabilities are discussed.

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Posted in Apple vulnerabilities, Cloud Security, Deloitte, Deloitte hack, encrypted messaging, Hacks, IOActive, macOS, macOS High Sierra, Mobile Security, Mobile vulnerabilities, Moxie Marlinspike, Patrick Wardle, Podcasts, Privacy, secure messaging apps, Security, Signal, stock trading apps, Synack, Vulnerabilities | Comments Off on Threatpost News Wrap, September 29, 2017

Wireless ‘BlueBorne’ Attacks Target Billions of Bluetooth Devices

Bluetooth attack vector, dubbed ‘BlueBorne’, leaves billions of smart Bluetooth devices open to attack including Android and Apple phones and millions more Linux-based smart devices.

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Posted in Android, Armis, blueborne, BlueBorne attack, Bluetooth, BlueZ, ios, IoT, Linux, man-in-the-middle, Microsoft, Mobile Security, Pineapple, Privacy, RCE, Security, Vulnerabilities, windows vista | Comments Off on Wireless ‘BlueBorne’ Attacks Target Billions of Bluetooth Devices

Threatpost News Wrap, September 1, 2017

The Onliner spambot, Google’s forthcoming Not Secure warnings for Chrome, the WireX botnet, Sarahah privacy and more are discussed.

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Posted in Android, botnet, chrome, google, HTTPS, Mobile Security, Not Secure, Onliner, Podcasts, Privacy, Sarahah, Security, Spam, spambot, Troy Hunt, Vulnerabilities, Web Security, WireX | Comments Off on Threatpost News Wrap, September 1, 2017

Threatpost News Wrap, June 23, 2017

Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week, including Citizen Lab’s latest report, WannaCry hitting Honda, GhostHook, and Fireball.

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Posted in Citizen Lab, Fireball, GhostHook, Government, Honda, Intel, Malware, México, Microsoft, Mobile Security, Podcasts, Privacy, ransomware, Security, SMB, SMBv1, University College London, Vulnerabilities, WannaCry | Comments Off on Threatpost News Wrap, June 23, 2017