Hammad Akbar created StealthGenie, which allowed the purchaser to secretly monitor a cell phone's communications.
The recommendations are aimed at providing better protecting patient health and data, as well as hoping device manufacturers take into account cybersecurity risks in the early stages of development.
A high-quality report with a functional exploit for a sandbox escape will earn a bug hunter $15,000, according to the new reward amounts.
Police are not naming the malware used, but speculation casts an eye on Backdoor.Ploutus or Backdor.PadPin.
The portal is a virus analysis tool that examines suspicious files and shares information about them.
Researchers found that 42 out of the top 100 apps in the Google Play store with 'browser' in their names were vulnerable.
The tech company issued an update for OS X Mavericks, Mountain Lion and Lion earlier this week.
The nonprofit organization alleges that the Maricopa County Community College District violated the FTC's "Safeguards Rule."
Phishing is down 22 percent from July to August, but U.S. banks experienced an increase in phishing volume.
Kevin Mitnick's new venture will develop and procure zero-day exploits, then sell them for $100,000 or more.