News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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How many vulnerabilities lurk inside the open source libraries that today’s developers happily borrow to build their applications?
The dogfood version of the recently updated app shows multiple references to encryption for RCS, the feature-rich successor to SMS messaging.
Apple’s latest iOS versions have only been out for a week, but there's already a jailbreak available.
7 internet giants, including Mozilla, Reddit and Twitter, asked the House to do what the Senate narrowly missed doing: protect browsing history.
Docker has fixed a vulnerability that could have allowed an attacker to gain control of a Windows system using its service.
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From virtual machine ransomware to changes in Signal secure messaging - and everything in between. It's your weekly roundup time.
In a recent attack, Ragnar Locker ransomware was seen encrypting victim's files while shielded from security software inside a virtual machine.
Signal decouples its secure messaging service from your phone number - a bit.
The first phase of Apple and Google's contact tracing framework allows public health authorities across the world to connect their apps with data that could help them identify people at risk from coronavirus.
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Looks as though at least one of these patches was supposed to come out a week ago but ended up delayed until now...
US states are being flooded by fraudulent unemployment applications in a scam run by a sophisticated cybergang.
This week sees the early arrival of Chrome 83 with a longer list of new security features than originally planned.
These charts aren't "horrible" because of their coronavirus data - they're horrible because they could let criminals conquer your computer.
It’s not clear how many accounts were involved, but Microsoft is said to have made URLs and metadata available so admins can investigate.
Apple's efforts to overcome the limitations of Bluetooth is a proprietary system called MagicPairing, but there are flaws in the magic.
The FBI nabbed "Plinofficial" when he arrived at Miami airport carrying $20K cash, allegedly made off of the defunct, fraud-fav exchange.
Mozilla is fixing a longstanding password problem to alert users when their password exceeds the maximum length allowed.