It was a busy week in security. Recently launched documents revealed exclusively to TechCrunch show that U.S. migration authorities utilized a questionable mobile phone sleuthing technology called a “stingray” hundreds of times in the past 3 years. If you haven’t upgraded your Android phone in a while, now would be an excellent time to check. That’s because a brand-new security vulnerability was discovered– and patched. The bug, if made use of, could let a destructive app technique a user into believing they’re using a genuine app that can be utilized to take passwords.
Here’s more from the week.
THE BIG IMAGE
Every iPhone now has a working jailbreak
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