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Thursday | April 19, 2018

Login with Facebook Lets Third Parties Hijack Your Data

Using Login with Facebook to more easily access other Web sites can reveal your Facebook data to other companies that partner with those sites, a team of Princeton researchers has found. Released yesterday, their research also discovered that some hidden…

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San Jose Mercury News | BY Levi Sumagay
Thursday | April 19, 2018

What data does your iOS app collect, and why?

Facebook’s latest privacy scandal came courtesy of a personality quiz app whose data was sold to a third party. What about other apps? What do they collect, and with whom do they share that information? Should a free flashlight app have…

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Security Boulevard | BY Lucian Constantin
Wednesday | April 18, 2018

Mobile Surveillance Malware Found on Google Play

Researchers have found sophisticated Android mobile surveillance programs created by cyberespionage groups on Google’s official Play store. Such malware is generally distributed in targeted attacks by tricking victims into downloading and installing trojanized apps from third-party sources, but the ability…

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