Tag: vulnerability

Zero Day Bug Android

Android zero-day bug found on Pixel 2, Huawei, and Samsung

At this point, we can't really say Android is the most secure platform today. It's not. There is no such thing as a perfect...
Android Mobile Security

Most Android phones vulnerable by default says study

Android is the top mobile OS today. It’s unbeatable but whether you admit it or not, your favorite platform isn't exactly the most secure....

aLTEr Attack: Discovering that LTE connectivity is not that secure

4G connectivity for our smartphones – the formal standard more commonly known by the specific name LTE – is so pervasive and ubiquitous that...

Update your Google Home and Chromecast ASAP, Google to roll out fix

A security vulnerability present in Google Home and the Chromecast device was made public recently, as it presented a very accurate physical location on...

Wi-Fi Alliance boosts WiFi security after KRACK vulnerability, WPA3 in the works

At the end of 2017, a new vulnerability in WiFi connections’ security captured the headlines – they called it KRACK Attacks. It was a...

Firefox for Android, Chrome OS updated with fix for Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities

We gather that a lot of software developers, app developers, and device manufacturers will be updating their software soon because of the recent announcement...

Essential one of the first to roll out fixes for Spectre, Meltdown vulnerabilities

Just recently, new Android vulnerabilities took the spotlight in the form of Spectre and Meltdown. These vulnerabilities were found in the process which most...

Here’s when KRACK patches for Pixel and Nexus phones will arrive

Krack Attack is definitely breaking WiFi’s WPA2 security on some Android phones. This vulnerability in Android is being fixed by some OEMs for the...

LineageOS, OmniROM builds patched to protect from Krack Attacks

We recently wrote about a new vulnerability in the WiFi security protocols – it’s being called “Krack Attacks” – and it basically hijacks a...

Krack Attacks break WiFi’s WPA2 security, here’s why Android users should care

The most common security protocol for WiFi networks is the WPA2 encryption protocol, used by most routers and devices today. Researchers have discovered a...

WhatsApp vulnerability allows people to track your activities

It’s a wonder nobody has thought about doing something like this, but someone finally did. Software engineer Robert Heaton had an idea in mind...

Samsung releases updates with Blueborne vulnerability fix

We recently wrote about a critical vulnerability in most modern phones which utilizes the Bluetooth connection of mobile devices – this is called the...

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Pixel 4 Review: Grand Vision, Underwhelming Execution

Now in its fourth major generation (the Pixel 3a counts only as a half), Google has established the Pixel smartphone to represent what it's...

Pixel 4 Review: Grand Vision, Underwhelming Execution

Now in its fourth major generation (the Pixel 3a counts only as a half), Google has established the Pixel smartphone to represent what it's...