Security


This secretive firm has powerful new hacking tools

A secretive cyberintelligence firm claims to have created powerful hacking tools that can remotely monitor and take control of Android, MacOS and Windows devices. Designed for those looking to “investigate targets in tactical operations,” Mollitiam…


Google abandons URL shortening in Chrome

Google has called quits on the notion of truncating URLs in Chrome, according to a note from earlier this month in the Chromium project’s bug database. “This experiment didn’t move relevant security metrics, so we’re…



How governments and spies text each other

When Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France, in 2017, his team immediately started to grapple with a problem of communication. Throughout his campaign, Macron and his team had relied on Telegram – a privacy-aware…



Securing the Apple mobile enterprise takes context

Apple’s prescence has expanded from being the brand behind a few Macs in the creative department; it is now a key mobile and productivity provider across every top enterprise. But even Apple’s platforms face security…


WWDC: Why iCloud+ will help secure the enterprise

One of the biggest surprises of WWDC 2021 was Apple’s introduction of iCloud+, an upgraded version of its existing service available at no additional charge that provides secure emailing and VPN-style security for users. iCloud…


WWDC: Apple digs deep to secure its platforms

Apple’s WWDC announcements included plenty for enterprise professionals. One area that deserves  particular attention relates to the variety of privacy improvements the copany is making, because they offer significant benefits for the security conscious. Putting…