A team of researchers from the French Network and Information Security Agency (ANSSI) has devised a way to covertly exploit the Siri and Google Now voice activated personal assistants in order to make the target's smartphone send messages and emails, visit potentially malicious sites, make pricey phone calls or even become an eavesdropping device.
87% of Android devices are vulnerable to attack by malicious apps and messages, a group of researchers from Cambridge University in England has revealed.
Silent Circle has launched Blackphone 2 Ė its next-generation smartphone that delivers privacy and security.
A vulnerability in the Swift keyboard, which comes pre-installed on Samsung mobile devices, can be exploited by remote attackers to secretly install malicious apps, access the device's camera and microphone and more, claims NowSecure security researcher Ryan Welton.
A group of researchers from Nanjing University, China, have demonstrated that Android users' movements can be tracked by simply analyzing the data provided by the devices' accelerometers and orientation sensors.
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