Identity theft protection tips to follow in 2023
With identity theft being a steadily escalating threat for both individuals and business globally, here is a round-up of the ways to keep sensitive data safe.
CVMServer exploit for macOS/iOS
Security researchers at Trend Micro shared details about a new privilege escalation flaw affecting CVMServer on macOS Big Sur, iOS, and iPadOS.
Security researcher demonstrates a new Find My service hack
German researcher found a way to exploit the Find My network to transfer data via a connection of another Apple device located nearby.
Apple patches an actively exploited UXSS bug in iOS, iPadOS, and watchOS
Operating systems running on Apple mobile devices and wearables have been updated to address a security gap that may have been used in real-world attacks.
Apple fixes an arbitrary code execution flaw in Safari
In a series of updates tailor-made for its different platforms, Apple has rolled out important security fixes that address a serious Safari vulnerability.
iOS update reveals a trio of now-patched security vulnerabilities
The recent releases of iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4 fix three security loopholes that, according to Apple, may have been used in real-world attacks.
Apple enforces new rigid app privacy requirements
From now on, developers will have to be fair and square about their privacy practices when submitting new apps or updates to Apple’s App Store.
Long-standing Safari bug could fuel misinformation campaigns
The mobile version of Safari is susceptible to a link-sharing feature flaw that could be abused to spread fake news headlines on a large scale.
Apple Pay may soon get an extra security layer
Evidence suggests that iOS 14 will likely introduce a Wallet feature allowing users to complete in-store purchases via QR codes aside from NFC.
Apple is slow to patch a Safari flaw that leads to data theft
A security enthusiast has published details on a Safari vulnerability Apple was planning to fix only a year after acknowledging the reported bug.