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Foreign VPN apps need a close look from DHS, senators say
If the U.S. intelligence community worries about Huawei and Kaspersky, DHS should worry about federal government use of certain foreign VPN apps, says Sens. Marco Rubio and Ron Wyden.
Cutely named apps siphon user data from phones
Here's a reminder of the ease with which crooks can hide their malware in popular app hubs.
Wyden: Tech company has told multiple senators of foreign hacking attempts
A major tech company has informed “a number of senators and Senate staff members” that hackers have targeted their personal email accounts, according to Sen. Ron Wyden.
Cisco Talos' Craig Williams on the hunt for bugs and abnormal behavior
Craig Williams, Talos’s director of outreach, gives his take on high-profile threats and how he approaches the craft of investigating malware campaigns.
Mysterious malware campaign targets just 13 iPhones in India
An application-warping malware campaign in India is aimed at just 13 iPhones in what Cisco's researchers are calling a “highly targeted” operation.
DHS touts tech it funded to block mobile phishing
The anti-phishing product, Lookout Mobile Endpoint Security, is now available for Android and iOS operating systems, the Department of Homeland Security said.