Security

iOS Phishing Attack Demonstrated With Pop-Up Account and Password Requests

iOS Phishing Attack Demonstrated With Pop-Up Account and Password Requests

For anyone who has used iOS for any length of time, they’ve probably seen at least one pop-up notification requesting their username and/or password, all of these typically presented by Apple.

Uber is Removing the Private iOS API That Allowed it To Record Your Screen

Uber is Removing the Private iOS API That Allowed it To Record Your Screen

Before the end of August, it was confirmed that Uber, the popular ride-hailing service, would be removing a privacy feature that allowed it to continue to track a user’s location for several minutes after a trip had ended.

Study Shows a High Percentage of Macs Are Running Insecure Firmware

Study Shows a High Percentage of Macs Are Running Insecure Firmware

Security firm Duo Security analyzed more than 73,000 Macs, and the results showed that, in total, 4.2 percent of the machines were running insecure firmware that left them vulnerable to Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI) attacks.

Apple Launches a New Privacy Site for Consumers

Apple Launches a New Privacy Site for Consumers

One of Apple’s tentpole features, which spans all of its product lines, is privacy for its users. To help point people towards that particular goal, Apple has launched a new consumer-facing privacy site.

macOS High Sierra Vulnerability Discovered With Unsigned Apps

macOS High Sierra Vulnerability Discovered With Unsigned Apps

Apple officially released macOS High Sierra to the public today, and a vulnerability has already been discovered in the software.

Hackers Using iCloud and Find My iPhone to Lock Macs and Demand Money

Hackers Using iCloud and Find My iPhone to Lock Macs and Demand Money

Security is one of the most important aspects to our devices, as well as our cloud storage accounts, and unfortunately some Mac owners are running into nefarious individuals trying to hold their computers, and accounts, for ransom.

iPhone 5s Touch ID Encryption Key Exposed for Research

iPhone 5s Touch ID Encryption Key Exposed for Research

The Hack in the Box security conference is set to take place later in August, but, ahead of the event, one attendee has managed to complete quite the feat.

Private Internet Access VPN Review: The Complete Package

Private Internet Access VPN Review: The Complete Package

Private Internet Access is one of the most popular VPN services available. It will help you mask your IP address, encrypt all of your traffic and will unblock websites in your region. How exactly does it work? How much does it cost and just how good is it? Find out in our review below.

TSA Rolling Out Separate Screenings for All Gadgets ‘Larger Than a Cell Phone’

TSA Rolling Out Separate Screenings for All Gadgets ‘Larger Than a Cell Phone’

The ever-evolving scenario within the Transportation Security Administration, which has been working with device bans of some sort for months now, continues.

The EU is Looking to Enforce Data Encryption on All Communications

The EU is Looking to Enforce Data Encryption on All Communications

The European Union could be on its way to bringing data encryption across the board and completely ban backdoor access to devices. The proposal was submitted by the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice, and Home Affairs. This is pertaining to Article 7 of the EU’s Charter of Fundamental Rights, which states every citizen’s right to personal privacy.