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Apple patches against alleged NSO Group zero-click exploit used on activists
Apple released its iOS 14.8 update Monday.
Bahrain hacked activists' iPhones with NSO Group spyware, Citizen Lab says
The new research raises concerns about iOS security.
Apple's new solution to combat child abuse imagery could radically shift encryption debate
Privacy experts say the scanning system sets off a number of concerns for ordinary users.
Zero-click iPhone exploit, NSO Group spyware used to target Mideast journalists, Citizen Lab says
“The shift towards zero-click attacks by an industry and customers already steeped in secrecy increases the likelihood of abuse going undetected,” the researchers said.
Researchers suggest 25 countries are using a kind of mobile spyware that monitors texts, location
Circles exploits mobile phone vulnerabilities via a hard-to-detect bit of surveillance, according to Citizen Lab.
Flaw in Philippines’ contact-tracing app served up data on 30K health care providers, research finds
The flaw has been fixed, but it’s a reminder of how software tools used to combat the pandemic can open up new fronts in data insecurity