Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#2186 Android beware: State-backed Pegasus spyware is found using phones to eavesdrop and grab data
A new version of one of the most sophisticated forms of mobile spyware has been discovered, and this time it's being used to spy on Android users.

Made public last summer, the Pegasus mobile spyware was used by a nation state to monitor iPhones belonging to activists in the Middle East. The spyware uses three separate iOS vulnerabilities, collectively known as Trident, to allow an attacker to remotely jailbreak a target's iPhone and install spyware capable of tracking every action on the device.
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#2193 Hackers empty ATM by drilling one small hole
#2192 Are you identifiable by extensions, logins and your browser?
#2191 No More Ransom adds 15 new decryption tools as record number of partners join global initiative
#2190 Report: 30% of malware is 0day, missed by legacy antivirus
#2189 Over The Air: Exploiting Broadcom’s WiFi stack (Part 1)
#2188 Advanced Chinese hacking campaign infiltrates IT service providers across the globe
#2187 A free decryption tool is now available for all Bart ransomware versions
#2186 Android beware: State-backed Pegasus spyware is found using phones to eavesdrop and grab data
#2185 Google and Apple issue security updates for critical broadcom WiFi vulnerabilities
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