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App security, Applications

Microsoft brings Defender security dashboard for 365 subscribers to iPhone and Mac

June 16, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Microsoft is working to make your and your family’s online experience safer. Today the company is launching its new Defender security dashboard for 365 subscribers. Users on iPhone, Mac, Windows, and Android devices have access to the Microsoft Defender security […]


App security, Applications

Safari update brings new collaboration and security features in iOS 16

June 7, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Safari is receiving a fresh update with iOS 16 this fall, as announced during WWDC 2022‘s opening keynote. The refresh also comes to devices compatible with iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura at the same time. There are lots of new […]


App security, Applications

The best privacy and security apps for Android

June 3, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Let’s get one thing out of the way right off the bat: If you’re looking for recommendations about Android security suites or other malware-scanning software, you’ve come to the wrong place. Why? Because, like most people who closely study Android, […]


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China-linked hackers are exploiting a new vulnerability in Microsoft Office

June 1, 2022

Via: The Verge

A newly discovered vulnerability in Microsoft Office is already being exploited by hackers linked to the Chinese government, according to threat analysis research from security firm Proofpoint. Details shared by Proofpoint on Twitter suggest that a hacking group labeled TA413 […]


App security, Applications

iTunes for Windows updated to version 12.12.4 with security fixes

May 19, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple this week quietly released an update for the Windows version of its iTunes music player. However, rather than adding new features, the update is focused on fixing bugs and security breaches for those who still rely on iTunes. According […]


App security, Applications

Apple’s privacy chief talks about backdoors in iOS, GDPR, and more in interview

May 18, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Privacy has been one of Apple’s main concerns for quite some time, and every year the company announces new ways to make its devices even more secure. This week, ELLE magazine published an interview with Apple’s chief privacy officer Jane […]


App security, Applications

Google will start distributing a security-vetted collection of open-source software libraries

May 17, 2022

Via: The Verge

Google announced a new initiative Tuesday aimed at securing the open-source software supply chain by curating and distributing a security-vetted collection of open-source packages to Google Cloud customers. The new service, branded Assured Open Source Software, was introduced in a […]


App security, Applications

Clearview AI agrees to permanent ban on selling facial recognition to private companies

May 9, 2022

Via: The Verge

Facial recognition surveillance company Clearview AI has agreed to permanently ban most private companies from using its service under a court settlement. The agreement, filed in Illinois court today, would settle a 2020 American Civil Liberties Union lawsuit that alleged […]


App security, Applications

Cycle-tracking apps stand behind their privacy policies as Roe teeters

May 6, 2022

Via: The Verge

Fertility and cycle tracking apps are widely used and can be useful tools that help people monitor their health. But reports regularly show that, like other health apps, they fall short when it comes to protecting user privacy. That shortfall […]


App security, Applications

Google responds to EU data rulings with new Workspace controls

May 4, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Google Cloud has announced a new set of Sovereign Controls for users of its Workspace productivity software, aimed at allowing organizations in both the public and private sector to better control, limit, and monitor data transfers to and from the […]