How to give your phone an Android-12-inspired privacy upgrade

Credit to Author: JR Raphael| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 07:04:00 -0700

Android 12 sure is an onion of an update, wouldn’t ya say?

Now, don’t get me wrong: I’m not suggesting it’s fragrant, likely to make you cry, or positively delicious when cooked in a stir-fry. (That’d be one heck of a piece of software!) I just mean that it has lots of layers to it, including some that are beneath the surface and impossible to see when you’re only glancing from afar.

Android 12 is full of changes both big and small, in fact — and while many of its most noticeable external elements will be limited to Google’s own Pixel phones, some of the improvements tucked away in those sticky lower layers are arguably the most important changes of all.

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A week in security (July 19 – July 25)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 15:47:53 +0000

A roundup of the previous week’s breaking information security news and happenings, dated July 19 through July 25.

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WARZONE RAT – Beware Of The Trojan Malware Stealing Data Triggering From Various Office Documents

Credit to Author: Ayush Puri| Date: Thu, 01 Jul 2021 14:00:31 +0000

Warzone RAT is part of an APT campaign named “Confucius.” Confucius APT is known to target government sectors…

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Two Google plans that could make open source code more secure

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 18 Jun 2021 13:41:12 +0000

Google has announced projects to ensure the integrity of open source supply chains, and to bring the Rust language to the Linux kernel

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A week in security (June 7 – June 13)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 10:41:03 +0000

A roundup of the most interesting events and happenings in the realm of infosec, from the week June 7 to June 13.

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Google Play store applications laced with Joker malware yet again

Credit to Author: Digvijay Mane| Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 13:58:59 +0000

Fresh Joker Malware Variant Targeting Android UsersFor the last three years, Joker Trojan is making its way on Google Play Store. Quick Heal Security…

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