iOS

Flaws patched in Apple's Safari browser and iOS 6

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Apple has fixed two critical vulnerabilities in Safari 6, as well as flaws in iOS 6.

iPhone SMS spoofing tool released

Admitting to the vulnerability, Apple is suggesting that users employ iMessage as a workaround.

Apple iOS Black Hat talk had bark, but no bite

Apple iOS Black Hat talk had bark, but no bite

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The computing giant's first-ever foray into speaking at Black Hat about its security didn't reveal much more than what already was known.

Google, Apple app stores hit with spamming trojan

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The "Find and Call" app, which uploads a user's contact list to a remote server so its developers can spam friends and colleagues of the victim, is the first malware to enter the Apple App Store.

News briefs: Flame, Stuxnet, breach at LinkedIn and other security news

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Flame, Stuxnet, breach at LinkedIn and other security news

Apple changes app permissions in iOS 6

Users of Apple's new mobile operating system, set for final release in the fall, will now be able to grant or deny apps from accessing personal data.

Apple goes public with iOS security features

Apple goes public with iOS security features

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Apple is known to be secretive when it comes to sharing information on its engineering, but a new guide on iOS security released this week by the computing giant could change the game.

Major software flaws in iPhones, iPads fixed in update

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A difficult-to-find vulnerability, disclosed in March at Google's inaugural hacker competition, was among the iOS fixes.

Apple pushes security update for iPhone, iPad

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Apple on Wednesday updated its iOS mobile operating system to rectify more than 80 vulnerabilities.

Best practices to secure the mobile enterprise

The threats associated with mobile devices can come in many forms, so there are a number of best practices one can put in place to thwart potentially disastrous consequences.

Google program manager: No virus problem for mobile

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Google's open source programs manager launched a written tirade against mobile anti-virus companies, which he called "charlatans" and "scammers."

Apple kicks bug hunter out of its developer program

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Apple booted famed researcher Charlie Miller from its developer program after he created an iPhone app that exploits a code-execution vulnerability.

Apple releases OS X, iOS, Safari updates

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Apple on Wednesday issued much-anticipated updates for its Mac OS X and iOS mobile operating system, adding support for its new iCloud service, and fixing a bevy of security flaws.

Android botnet infections on the uptick

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Mobile botnets are nowhere near as big as PC zombie networks, but the threat is growing, according to a new report from Damballa.

Apple delivers iOS patch for jailbreak flaw

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Apple on Friday issued an update for its iOS mobile operating system, addressing a security flaw being used to jailbreak iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch devices.

Five ways to enjoy your Apple and keep your corporate network squeaky clean

Five ways to enjoy your Apple and keep your corporate network squeaky clean

As Apple devices gain more traction in the office, IT administrators must follow best practices to ensure these endpoints can be trusted.

Flash on iPhone ends fight club between Apple and Adobe

Users may soon be able to run Flash within an app on an iPhone or iPad.

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