Security

Grayshift Says Apple’s USB Restricted Mode is ‘Already Defeated’

Grayshift Says Apple’s USB Restricted Mode is ‘Already Defeated’

A company like Apple creates something, maybe even tries to secure it right out of the gate, but it’s just a matter of time before a workaround is discovered and the company is forced to make changes to patch the holes.

Apple Will Close ‘Technological Loophole’ That Law Enforcement Uses to Access iPhones

Apple Will Close ‘Technological Loophole’ That Law Enforcement Uses to Access iPhones

Apple bills itself as a company that cares about security and user privacy, and it has banked its ongoing efforts on that vision.

Malicious Third-Party macOS Apps Could Appear to be Signed by Apple, Bypassing Security Measures

Malicious Third-Party macOS Apps Could Appear to be Signed by Apple, Bypassing Security Measures

Apple has specific security tools in place to keep users safe from malicious apps, which is an ever-evolving and ongoing effort.

Ad Industry Executive Says Google and Facebook are in a ‘Precarious Place’ With Safari’s New Privacy Rules

Ad Industry Executive Says Google and Facebook are in a ‘Precarious Place’ With Safari’s New Privacy Rules

Yesterday, during this year’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple shared new privacy rules within Safari that aim to protect user’s identifies and information as they browse the web.

A Security Flaw Let Anyone See Exposed Customer Data on a T-Mobile Website

A Security Flaw Let Anyone See Exposed Customer Data on a T-Mobile Website

Instances of exposed customer data are not rare anymore, and even T-Mobile has fallen victim to the issue.

Google and Microsoft Disclose New Security Flaw ‘Speculative Store Bypass (Variant 4)’

Google and Microsoft Disclose New Security Flaw ‘Speculative Store Bypass (Variant 4)’

On May 21, both Google and Microsoft are jointly disclosing a new CPU hardware security flaw that is similar to Spectre and Meltdown.

iOS 11.4 ‘USB Restricted Mode’ Will Disable the Lightning Port After 7 Days of Inactivity

iOS 11.4 ‘USB Restricted Mode’ Will Disable the Lightning Port After 7 Days of Inactivity

One of the major tentpoles for Apple is security and user privacy, but over the last few months there has been a lot of attention paid to devices and firms that aim to bypass those goals, including the GrayKey box from Grayshift.

Following a Security Bug, Twitter is Urging Users to Change Their Password

Following a Security Bug, Twitter is Urging Users to Change Their Password

The tool that Twitter users to mask passwords for its users was recently bypassed, but it sounds like any major fallout was avoided.

GrayKey May be Able to Bypass 6-Digit Passcodes in 11 Hours on Average

GrayKey May be Able to Bypass 6-Digit Passcodes in 11 Hours on Average

iOS security is typically a hot topic, and it certainly has been lately, especially as cracking options start to find their way out into the real world.

GrayKey is Making it Possible for Police Departments Across the U.S. to Easily Bypass iPhone Encryption

GrayKey is Making it Possible for Police Departments Across the U.S. to Easily Bypass iPhone Encryption

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has stuck to its story that it is getting increasingly more difficult to bypass iPhone security systems, which would give them unfettered access to a device as they see fit.