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Category: Threat

Linux kernel root vulnerability affects many Android devices, Google working on mid-cycle patch
This is from the guys at 9to5google. The vulnerability gets critical in some of the past kernel versions of Linux which allows root access to applications. Google says they have taken measures to mitigate that at the PlayStore level. Of course, with Android there is the OEM fragmentation factor. Which devices are going to get OEM love for the customer? ...

Linux kernel root vulnerability affects many Android devices, Google working on mid-cycle patch

Ios9.0.2
Apple releases iOS 9.0.2, a bug fix and security update for a lock screen vulnerability ...

Apple releases iOS 9.0.2 | Security UPDATE

Another agonizing Android vulnerability announced | Audio Effect
An attacker would be able to run their code with the same permissions that mediaserver already has as part of its normal routines. Since the mediaserver component deals with a lot of media-related tasks including taking pictures, reading MP4 files, and recording videos, the privacy of the victim may be at risk ...

Another agonizing Android vulnerability announced | Audio Effect

Car handset
Now we are talking! Mobile-phone controlled RC cars....with real cars! If they don't appify this by the end of the month I'll be disappointed. It will need some UI spit-and-polish obviously ...

‘Vette gets Vectored via Text Message

Stage fright image
Once again google gets caught off guard with another android malware security issue. It's called stage fright. And it can compromise your device via MMS, giving the attacker a way to monitor anything that happens on your handset or tablet ...

Stage fright wreaks havoc on the Android mobile platform

900 Million Android users will have to deal with 4.3 WebView Remote Exploit
Google has been the champion for pointing out competitors vulnerabilities, telling their user base these should have been fixed by now. When Google is faced with the vulnerabilities, it chooses not to fix them ...

900 Million Android users will have to deal with 4.3 WebView Remote Exploit

iCloud bash vulnerability
iDict uses a dictionary to bash the authentication sequence, so it will try all entries loaded until it's succeeds or fails ...

iCloud bash vulnerability

Vulnerability: iOS -Masque Attack-
Because this threat can disseminated via Enterprise provisioning profile, MDM may not detect a vulnerability due to the origin having a bundleID that is the SAME AS THE LEGITIMATE APPLICATION. From fireeye Attackers could mimic the original app’s login interface to steal the victim’s login credentials. We have confirmed this through multiple email and banking apps, where the malware uses ...
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Vulnerability: iOS -Masque Attack-

Dear Shadow Creek HOA
Dear Shadow Creek HOA Board, In response to your e-Mail: The 2014 amendment of the Utah Community Association Act clearly stipulates in 57-8a-208 that… (2) Before assessing a fine under Subsection (1), the board shall: (a) notify the lot owner of the violation; and (b) inform the owner that a fine will be imposed if the violation is not remedied ...

Dear Shadow Creek HOA