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Samsung, Google acknowledge flaws in phone-unlocking biometric tools

by Sean Lyngaas • 16 hours ago

The episodes highlight how, just like any other technology, biometrics software needs to be rigorously tested for bugs.

How Russian operatives also used Google to influence Americans in 2016

by Jeff Stone • 1 week ago

Russia's Internet Research Agency exploited troubled race relations in the U.S. with inflammatory YouTube videos.

Android-based espionage campaign in the Middle East targets military data

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

Malware analyzed by Trend Micro sucks up a target phone’s call logs and records.

Google's Triada backdoor demonstrates vulnerabilities in the mobile supply chain

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

“The Triada case is a good example of how Android malware authors are becoming more adept," the company said.

Tech giants say UK spy agency’s encryption proposal is threat to security and human rights

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The tech coalition rejected the GCHQ's suggestion that adding a law enforcement official to a group chat or call would not threaten civil liberties or security.

Google: We've been storing some enterprise customer passwords in plaintext since 2005

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Google is encouraging enterprise administrators to have users reset their passwords.

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