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Popular mobile messengers expose personal data via discovery services that allow users to find contacts based on phone numbers from their address book, according to researchers. When installing a mobile messenger like WhatsApp, new users can instantly start texting existing contacts based on the phone numbers stored on their device. For this to happen, users […]

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A University of Texas at Dallas study of 100 mobile apps for kids found that 72 violated a federal law aimed at protecting children’s online privacy. Dr. Kanad Basu, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering in the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science and lead author of the study, along with colleagues […]

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When people ask me which smartphone they should buy from the security point of view, I invariably advise them to get an iPhone. The malware attacks that have been seen against iOS devices have typically been sophisticated state-sponsored campaigns, focusing on high-risk targets. Apple’s tight hold on iOS security may not have won it universal […]

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