Apple strengthens iOS security using ‘Activation Lock’

17:15 18 September in Latest Threats

[caption id="attachment_419" align="aligncenter" width="580"] If your iPhone gets robbed and ‘Find My Phone’ has been deactivated, Activation Lock will stop it from being reused by a different Apple account.[/caption] Apple may not be able to do anything to stop a robber from stealing your iPhone, but...

Hacker Make Use Of XSS And Google Street View Data To Resolve Victim’s Physical Location

17:17 17 September in Latest Threats

Samy Kamkar, a privacy and security researcher, highlighted new types attacks executed from the Internet. An attractive hack he demonstrated was the ability to extract extremely accurate geo-location data from a Web browser, while not using any IP geo-location information. Kamkar, by convincing the victim to...