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  • Facebook to fix flaw that can force iPhones to make calls

    26.08.2014

    Facebook will soon be pushing out an update to its iOS Messenger app meant to patch a vulnerability that could allow attackers to place pricy calls from users' phones by simply making them click on a web link.

  • Researchers exploit flaw to tie Secret users to their secrets

    25.08.2014

    The secrets you share on Secret, the popular app that allows people to share messages anonymously within their circle of friends, friends of friends, and publicly, can be easily attributed to you if the attacker knows the email address you used to make an account.

  • Tool restores SynoLocker-encrypted files

    25.08.2014

    Security company F-Secure has created a tool that could help SynoLocker victims get their files back, but it only works if they have received - bought - the correct decryption key.

  • Control Android app permissions with NativeWrap

    22.08.2014

    Tired with using mobile apps that demand unneeded permissions that open the door to data collection and worse? Researchers from North Carolina State University have come up with a brilliant solution to the problem.

  • Critical Delphi and C++Builder VCL library bug found

    21.08.2014

    A buffer overflow vulnerability that could be exploited to execute malicious code has been discovered in the Visual Component Library (VCL) library of Embarcadero's Delphi and C++Builder application development environments, and could, therefore, also affect applications that were built by using the software and that use the affected library.




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How to keep your contactless payments secure

Posted on 19 September 2014.  |  Fraudsters can pickpocket a victimís financial data using low-cost electronics that can fit into a rucksack. Here are the top security threats you should be aware of if youíre using a RF-based card, along with our top safety tips to keep your payments secure.


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