CyberSecurity Threat On Your Fingertip

Yesterday, foxnews published an interesting news with regards to Cyber Security. As far as security is concerned, we protect our computers, servers and everything else, but we tend to forget about our very personal item – the smartphone. As a saying goes, we are only as strong as our weakest link. Continue reading

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Vulnerability Affects Over 2 Billion Devices

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Two research consultants with Accuvant Labs have recently discovered a security vulnerability that affects over 2 BILLIONphones! The vulnerability, which they will officially present later this week at the Black Hat security conference, involves an open-source device management tool, which used by many many vendors and carriers for OTA updates, remote device wipes, and more. This is something important, because mobile phones, devices are becoming part and parcel of our daily lives, even more so in the enterprise world with BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). Continue reading

Facebook Listens And Records As You Post Updates From Your Mobile App!

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If you noticed not too long ago, Facebook pushed an update for the Facebook application for your mobile phone. You might not have realized, however, is that it introduces a new feature to its app. This feature will allow them to listen to our conversations and surroundings through our own phones’ microphone everytime we post a update to Facebook. Continue reading