Category: App security

FBI assesses Russian apps may be counterintelligence threat
App security, Chuck Schumer

FBI assesses Russian apps may be counterintelligence threat

(FBI)government Written by Shannon Vavra Dec 2, 2019 | CYBERSCOOP All mobile apps developed by Russian entities may be counterintelligence threats to the United States, ... Read More

Are Cash Transfer Apps Safe to Use? Here’s What Your Family Needs to Know
App security, Apple Pay

Are Cash Transfer Apps Safe to Use? Here’s What Your Family Needs to Know

I can’t recall the last time I gave my teenage daughter cash for anything. If she needs money for gas, I Venmo it. A Taco ... Read More

Lights, Camera, Cybersecurity: What You Need to Know About the MoviePass Breach
App security, computer security

Lights, Camera, Cybersecurity: What You Need to Know About the MoviePass Breach

If you’re a frequent moviegoer, there’s a chance you may have used or are still using movie ticket subscription service and mobile app MoviePass. The ... Read More

Boost Your Bluetooth Security: 3 Tips to Prevent KNOB Attacks
App security, Apple

Boost Your Bluetooth Security: 3 Tips to Prevent KNOB Attacks

Many of us use Bluetooth technology for its convenience and sharing capabilities. Whether you’re using wireless headphones or quickly Airdropping photos to your friend, Bluetooth ... Read More

How to Build Your 5G Preparedness Toolkit
Android, App security

How to Build Your 5G Preparedness Toolkit

5G has been nearly a decade in the making but has really dominated the mobile conversation in the last year or so. This isn’t surprising ... Read More

Be Wary of WhatsApp Messages Offering 1000GB of Free Data
App security, Consumer Threat Notices

Be Wary of WhatsApp Messages Offering 1000GB of Free Data

Global messaging giant WhatsApp turned 10 years old this year. It’s not unusual for companies to provide loyal customers or members with gifts to show ... Read More

4 Ways for Parents to Handle the Facebook Messenger Bug
App security, Consumer Threat Notices

4 Ways for Parents to Handle the Facebook Messenger Bug

9 out of 10 children in the U.S. between the ages of six and twelve have access to smart devices. And while parents know it’s ... Read More

Downloaded FaceApp? Here’s How Your Privacy Is Now Affected
App security, Apple

Downloaded FaceApp? Here’s How Your Privacy Is Now Affected

If you’ve been on social media recently, you’ve probably seen some people in your feed posting images of themselves looking elderly. That’s because FaceApp, an ... Read More

Watch Your Webcam: Tips to Protect Your Mac From Zoom Hackers
App security, computer security

Watch Your Webcam: Tips to Protect Your Mac From Zoom Hackers

You’ve probably heard of the popular video conferencing platform, Zoom. This platform enables its millions of users in various locations to virtually meet face to ... Read More