Apple Fixes One of the iPhone’s Most Pressing Security Risks

By hardening iMessage in iOS 14, the company has effectively cut off what had been an…

This Encrypted Gun Registry Might Bridge a Partisan Divide

Researchers from Brown University have developed a system that could keep track of firearms while preserving…

Facebook Ad Services Let Anyone Target US Military Personnel

Researchers warn that an advertising platform with categories like “Army” and “United States Air Force Security…

North Korea Targets—and Dupes—a Slew of Cybersecurity Pros

The sweeping campaign took advantage of the collaborative spirit among researchers, with an unknown number of…

Flash Is Dead—but Not Gone

Zombie versions of Adobe’s troubled software can still cause problems in systems around the world.

Parler Finds a Reprieve in Russia—but Not a Solution

The far-right platform still hasn’t found a US-based home. Where it lands could have serious consequences…

The SolarWinds Hackers Used Tactics Other Groups Will Copy

The supply chain threat was just the beginning.

How Law Enforcement Gets Around Your Smartphone’s Encryption

New research has dug into the openings that iOS and Android security provide for anyone with…

WhatsApp Has Shared Your Data With Facebook for Years

A pop-up notification has alerted the messaging app's users to a practice that's been in place…

Post-Riot, the Capitol Hill IT Staff Faces a Security Mess

Wednesday's insurrection could have exposed congressional data and devices in ways that have yet to be…