Emmental, The Swiss Cheese Of Banking Security

Researchers at Trend Micro have discovered a new attackĀ centred around a hole in Android-based two factor authentication systems used by some banks in Austria, Japan, Sweden and Switzerland. The attack begins in a familiar way – the prospective victim will receive a phishing email that will appear to be from a well-known and reputable site. [...]

Simplelocker Shows The Potential For Future Android Ransomware


If you have a computer at home then there is a very good chance that you have an antivirus program installed on it (its not completely dead yet you know), and if you run your own business then you likely have an enterprise security system in place, and you may even employ a team of [...]

GCHQ And NSA Harvesting Data From Angry Birds And Other Apps

Angry Birds NSA GCHQ

Spies in Britain and the US have been harvesting data from popular smartphone and tablet apps according to new revelations that come from documents leaked by ex-NSA contractor Edward Snowden. Those documents suggest that games, social networking apps and mapping tools are providing the intelligence community with location data and information about users’ age, sexual [...]

Why Learning The Internals Of Your Favourite Smartphone Is A Good Idea


So if you want to get into a new field that is sure to be big and pretty exciting for the next couple of years then you should look into the security aspect of the new smartphone market. You will be right on the cutting edge and learning something new all of the time.

Ways That Your Smart Phone Could Be Used To Spy On You


When it comes to being able to protect yourself online you have to know the technology that you are using. You have to know the many ways that it can harm you as well as help you.