It was a busy week in safety.
Newly launched paperwork proven solely to TechCrunch present that U.S. immigration authorities used a controversial cellphone snooping know-how referred to as a “stingray” lots of of instances up to now three years. Also, in case you haven’t up to date your Android cellphone shortly, now can be a superb time to test. That’s as a result of a brand-new safety vulnerability was discovered — and patched. The bug, if exploited, may let a malicious app trick a consumer into pondering they’re utilizing a official app that can be utilized to steal passwords.
Here’s extra from the week.