For those that may have missed the news, Sky’s twitter and Android Developer accounts were compromised, and there is a suggestion that the apps themselves may have been hacked too – full information here: http://landoftechnology.com/2013/bskyb-android-apps-hacked-by-syrian-electronic-army/ Sky have been very quiet on the situation and indeed it does not seem that they have regained control of […]
BSkyB in the United Kingdom has had it’s Android apps on Google Play replaced and defaced by the “Syrian Electronic Army” Sky are advising everyone who has had these apps installed to remove them as soon as they can. If you have friends and family using these applications on Android, get them to remove them […]
Malware is a major issue on Windows systems, especially older versions of the OS. If you are lucky an infection will be non-intrusive and very easily detected and cleaned but often things do not run so smoothly. Too often users don’t bother to scan their PC’s or in some cases have no protection installed at […]
What is it? NFCSecure offers Android users a fast and easy way to protect their devices. By utilizing NFC technology, NFCSecure prevents access to any of the phone or tablet’s functions until an associated NFC tag is scanned. The app can be used in place of inconvenient PIN/Password unlocking or in combination with them to […]
Microsoft yesterday announced it will deliver seven security updates next week to patch 11 vulnerabilities, including the first that apply to Internet Explorer 10 (IE10), the company’s latest browser. Microsoft will also patch Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Server 2012, its new desktop, tablet and server operating systems. Five of the seven updates will […]
A huge security hole has been found in the Galaxy S 3’s stock firmware which allows for privilege escalation (the application getting access to more than what the user allowed) and it’s all down to the “Kies” application on the device. But have no fear, the system has been fixed!