Tags iOS

Apple's iOS 11.4.1 blocks tools governments use to crack open iPhones

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

After months of hints and restarts, Apple has included a key new security feature in the newly released iOS 11.4.1: USB Restricted Mode.

Congress presses Tim Cook and Larry Page for answers on security and privacy

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

In response to reports that Google collected location data on Android even when location services were turned off, the committee cited Android users' "reasonable expectation of privacy" and called the alleged tracking behavior "troubling."

Apple corrects the record on reported iPhone vulnerability

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 6 months ago

The brute force comes at a time when the debate over law enforcement unlocking iPhones is flaring up once again.

No one is updating their Android devices, new data shows

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 7 months ago

"Patch early and often?" Not so much.

YubiKey arrives on iOS

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 7 months ago

YubiKeys will finally work with iPhones.

No, Apple is not making it harder for cops to hack iPhones

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 7 months ago

Tuesday's report spread quickly after it was initially published on Tuesday including being re-blogged on several prominent outlets and reaching the top of the popular Hacker News forum.

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