LifeLock Pulls Its Wallet App Over Data Concerns

By Robert Vamosi | 5/19/14 6:54 AM

Apparently keeping tabs on your personal information via an app might leak personal information.

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NIST Tool Vets Government Apps

By Robert Vamosi | 4/29/14 7:40 AM

Government agencies looking to vet apps have a new tool from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

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WhatsApp Crypto Flaw Exposes Android Chat History

By Robert Vamosi | 3/13/14 6:06 AM

The cross-platform instant messaging app WhatsApp, recently purchased by Facebook for $16 billion, has a vulnerability in its Android version that leaves chat histories wide open to other apps installed on the same smartphone.

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Serious SSL/TLS Crypto Flaw Leaves Linux, Apps Vulnerable

By Robert Vamosi | 3/5/14 12:48 AM

A cryptographic flaw in the GnuTLS library may be a bigger eavesdropping concern than the Apple "goto fail" bug patched last week, say researchers.

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RSA Conference App Leaks Personal Data

By Robert Vamosi | 2/28/14 10:29 PM

If you were attending the RSA Conference this week and installed the official conference app on your smartphone, you are on a list.

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Microsoft Considers Android Apps For Windows

By Robert Vamosi | 2/18/14 3:26 AM

The Windows Mobile phone may allow Android apps to run on both Windows and Windows Phone.

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Mobile Devices Attacking Enterprises?

By Robert Vamosi | 1/28/14 2:29 AM

Data collected in the final quarter of 2013 by the firm Prolexic finds that applications on mobile devices within enterprises are playing a larger role in Distributed Denial of Service (DoS) attacks.

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Mobile Banking Apps Found Lacking Security

By Robert Vamosi | 1/21/14 3:40 AM

IOActive recently tested 40 home banking apps from some of the most influential banks in the world and found most of them lacking in security.

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DeviceLine Radio: Kevin Watkins On App Reputation

By Robert Vamosi | 1/17/14 1:16 AM

This week Robert Vamosi, CISSP and Senior Analyst at Mocana, talks with Kevin Watkins, CTO at Appthority, on App Reputation. This broadcast originally aired October 18, 2013.

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Starbucks App Exposes Passwords

By RUlanov | 1/16/14 5:55 AM

Make sure you keep your mobile phone close while at your neighborhood coffee shop. In the posting to SecLists.org security researcher Daniel Wood describes a vulnerability in the iOS version of the popular Starbucks app used by more then 10 million customers worldwide.

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