Category: Apple

Apple, BLE

Bluetooth Flaws Could Allow Global Tracking of Apple, Windows 10 Devices

Identifying tokens and random addresses, meant to create anonymity, do not change in sync on some devices -- opening an attack vector. . Bluetooth Flaws ... Read More

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Microsoft, Google and Apple clouds banned in Germany’s schools

Germany just banned its schools from using cloud-based productivity suites from Microsoft, Google, and Apple. The tech giants aren’t satisfying its privacy requirements with their ... Read More

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JetBlue Bomb Scare Set Off with Apple AirDrop

Someone AirDropped a picture of a suicide vest to multiple people on a JetBlue flight, prompting an evacuation. . JetBlue Bomb Scare Set Off with ... Read More

Apple quietly removes Zoom’s hidden web server from Macs
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Apple quietly removes Zoom’s hidden web server from Macs

In the latest twist in the saga of the web-conferencing app, Apple has issued a ‘silent’ update removing Zoom's hidden web server from Macs. . ... Read More

Apple Watch’s Walkie-Talkie app goes radio silent due to vulnerability
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Apple Watch’s Walkie-Talkie app goes radio silent due to vulnerability

Apple disabled the app after somebody reported a bug - not exploited yet - that could allow an eavesdropper to listen in on another iPhone. ... Read More

Apple Needs to Tackle ‘Pirate’ Music Apps, Labels Insist
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Apple Needs to Tackle ‘Pirate’ Music Apps, Labels Insist

The popularity of smartphones and their accompanying software ecosystems have given rise to large volumes of applications that appear to infringe copyright. With its side-loading ... Read More

Apple Issues Silent Update Removing Zoom’s Hidden Server
Apple, CVE-2019–13450

Apple Issues Silent Update Removing Zoom’s Hidden Server

The tech giant addressed a widely publicized Zoom bug with an automatic update mechanism usually reserved for removing malware. . Apple Issues Silent Update Removing ... Read More

Apple Disables Walkie-Talkie App Due to Eavesdropping Flaw
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Apple Disables Walkie-Talkie App Due to Eavesdropping Flaw

Apple has disabled the Walkie Talkie app from its Apple Watch products after a vulnerability was discovered enabling bad actors to eavesdrop on iPhone conversations. ... Read More

Apple aims privacy billboard at Google’s controversial smart-city
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Apple aims privacy billboard at Google’s controversial smart-city

It's outside of Sidewalk Labs HQ in Toronto, where Google's sister company is working on stuffing the city with data-collecting sensors. . Apple aims privacy ... Read More