T-Mobile Data Breach

Schneier on Security

It’s a big one : As first reported by Motherboard on Sunday, someone on the dark web claims to have obtained the data of 100 million from T-Mobile’s servers and is selling a portion of it on an underground forum for 6 bitcoin, about $280,000.

Details of the Recent T-Mobile Breach

Schneier on Security

Surprising no one, T-Mobile had awful security. I’ve lost count of how many times T-Mobile has been hacked. Uncategorized breaches cell phones data breaches hacking T-MobileSeems that 47 million customers were affected.

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Just Published: PCI Mobile Payments on COTS

PCI perspectives

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) has published a new standard designed to support the evolution of mobile payment acceptance solutions. Vendors Mobile SPoC Contactless

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T-Mobile: Breach Exposed SSN/DOB of 40M+ People

Krebs on Security

T-Mobile is warning that a data breach has exposed the names, date of birth, Social Security number and driver’s license/ID information of more than 40 million current, former or prospective customers who applied for credit with the company. Data Breaches T-Mobile breach

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T-Mobile Investigating Claims of Massive Data Breach

Krebs on Security

On Sunday, Vice.com broke the news that someone was selling data on 100 million people, and that the data came from T-Mobile. A sales thread tied to the allegedly stolen T-Mobile customer data. ” T-Mobile declined to comment beyond what the company said in its blog post today.

Cisco released Duo Mobile for added Security

CyberSecurity Insiders

It is like that of Google Authentication, where a notification is sent by the web search giant to the registered mobile of the user, after which they can decide whether to approve or decline the login request. Mobile Duo Mobile

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Verizon: Mobile attacks up double digits from 2021

Tech Republic Security

With more people using their mobile devices for work and personal use, hackers are exploiting the vulnerabilities these activities create. The post Verizon: Mobile attacks up double digits from 2021 appeared first on TechRepublic.

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Mobile Ecosystem Forum CEO talks privacy, security and the future of the mobile industry

Tech Republic Security

The post Mobile Ecosystem Forum CEO talks privacy, security and the future of the mobile industry appeared first on TechRepublic. 5G Edge Mobility Security Tech Industry 5g metaverse mobile ecosystem forum mobile identity mobile industry

New KrebsOnSecurity Mobile-Friendly Site

Krebs on Security

Dear Readers, this has been long overdue, but at last I give you a more responsive, mobile-friendly version of KrebsOnSecurity. We tried to keep the visual changes to a minimum and focus on a simple theme that presents information in a straightforward, easy-to-read format.

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Top 10 Mobile App Security Questions Answered

Appknox

With the rise of internet penetration and increased mobile usage, the significance of mobile applications has increased multifold. Everything is covered through mobile applications, from mundane day-to-day activities to high-end financial transactions.

ROUNDTABLE: Why T-Mobile’s latest huge data breach could fuel attacks directed at mobile devices

The Last Watchdog

At the start of this week, word got out that hackers claimed to have seized personal data for as many as 100 million T-Mobile patrons. According to the attackers, this was a configuration issue on an access point T-Mobile used for testing.

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4 Benefits Of Mobile Casinos

SecureBlitz

I will show you 4 benefits of mobile casinos in this post. Mobile casinos are a great way to have fun while on the go, and they offer many of the same benefits as traditional online casinos. These casinos have become so popular that their mobile versions have become a sensation as well.

Mobile Application Penetration Testing

Security Boulevard

The post Mobile Application Penetration Testing appeared first on Digital Defense. The post Mobile Application Penetration Testing appeared first on Security Boulevard. Community Healthcare Provider Gains Added PHI Security, Improved Vulnerability Management on a Limited Budget.

T Mobile Business confirms data breach again

CyberSecurity Insiders

T Mobile’s Executive Vice President Mike Katz issued an update on his LinkedIn page, a sophisticated cyber attack resulting in data breach that apparently occurred last week targeting some of the business customers of his company. News T Mobile

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5 Misconceptions about Mobile Application Security Testing

Appknox

All app development companies are aware of the importance of mobile application security testing. mobile security myths Penetration Testing dast sast Security Testing API SecurityDespite this, the app stores are full of potentially vulnerable apps.

Don't Wait for a Mobile WannaCry

Dark Reading

Attacks against mobile phones and tablets are increasing, and a WannaCry-level attack could be on the horizon

T Mobile to offer data priority services to first responders

CyberSecurity Insiders

After analyzing many situations like the Uvalde Texas Shooting attack that killed 19 people including 17 children and 2 adults(teachers) T Mobile has come up with a new data priority strategy applicable to all first responders across the United States. Mobile T Mobile

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Enterprise Mobile Security in 2022: How Your Business Can Stay Protected

Appknox

If you are not taking enterprise mobile security seriously, look at these stats: Enterprise Mobile Management Enterprise Mobility Enterprise Risk Management enterprise mobile security Enterprise Security Reverse Engineering

Mobile Threats Skyrocket

Dark Reading

A new report shows an explosion of zero-day attacks and malware focused on mobile devices just as companies adopted widespread bring-your-own device policies

What is mobile security?

Security Boulevard

The use of smartphones has surged, but the users’ knowledge regarding the security of mobile devices has not kept pace with this uptick. The post What is mobile security? The post What is mobile security?

France Virtual Mobile Operator La Poste Mobile targeted by ransomware attack

CyberSecurity Insiders

France-based virtual mobile operator ‘La Poste Mobile’ has made a public announcement through its website admitting to have become a victim to ransomware attack. Note 2- So, in this incident of Ransomware attack on La Poste Mobile, the same can be expected. . .

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Government Employees at High Risk for Mobile Phishing

SecureWorld News

New research from Lookout reveals the most common mobile threats aimed at federal, state, and local government agencies and their employees—all of which have increased since 2021. Mobile phishing attacks come in two varieties: credential harvesting and malware delivery.

Proven Ways to Slash Mobile App Security Costs

Appknox

Mobile app security testing is expensive, and that’s a fact. Finance Mobile app security Penetration Testing DevSecOps budget costsFor instance, a single quality penetration test costs around $20,000-$30,000. But do you essentially have to pay this high for the service?

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Cameras that Automatically Detect Mobile Phone Use

Schneier on Security

New South Wales is implementing a camera system that automatically detects when a driver is using a mobile phone. australia cameras cars phones

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ROI of Automated Mobile App Security & Privacy Testing

Appknox

Several companies aren't still aware of the fact that automated mobile app security testing brings better ROI than manual testing. automated mobile app security testing Security Testing Outsourcing ROI privacy testing

Mobile security threats: reality or myth?

Hot for Security

While some security experts might seem over-zealous shouting about the dangers, the vast majority of warnings about mobile security threats are indeed justified. Stalkerware is another big issue on mobile platforms. Mobile threats are in no way a myth.

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How to Secure Mobile Apps: A Complete Checklist for 2022

Appknox

Due to the significant rise in cyber and malware attacks on the different apps, mobile app security is considered a critical component of app development. Therefore, having a highly secured mobile app ensures a hassle-free business operation!

Collecting and Selling Mobile Phone Location Data

Schneier on Security

The Wall Street Journal has an article about a company called Anomaly Six LLC that has an SDK that's used by "more than 500 mobile applications." mobile phone movement data only to nongovernmental, private-sector clients. [.].

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Samsung offers Mobile Security protection as below

CyberSecurity Insiders

The post Samsung offers Mobile Security protection as below appeared first on Cybersecurity Insiders. Mobile mobile security SamsungSamsung released a summary of how it protects its smart phones from cyber attacks and the content is as follows-.

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IT threat evolution in Q3 2022. Mobile statistics

SecureList

Non-mobile statistics. Mobile statistics. According to Kaspersky Security Network, in Q3 2022: A total of 5,623,670 mobile malware, adware, and riskware attacks were blocked. million mobile malware, adware, and riskware attacks. Mobile threat statistics.

How to Protect Corporate Mobile Devices

Security Boulevard

There are several essential questions organizations must answer with regard to the protection of corporate mobile devices. Which mobile operating systems are more secure? What tools and methods are relevant today in the mobile.

Establishing a mobile device vulnerability management program

CyberSecurity Insiders

The introduction of mobile devices has rapidly changed the world as we know it, as these small gadgets that are intended to fit into the palm of our hands rapidly gained dominance over our day-to-day activities. Your data is now always on the move with your employees’ mobile devices.

Introducing the New PCI SSC Mobile App

PCI perspectives

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) is pleased to announce the release of its new mobile app. PCI SSC launched its mobile app as a new channel to communicate more effectively with its global stakeholder community. Awareness Mobile

T-Mobile suffered a new data breach

Security Affairs

T-Mobile discloses a new data breach that impacted a “very small number of customers” who were victim of SIM swap attacks. T-Mobile has suffered another security breach, threat actors gained access to the accounts of “a small number of” customers.’.

Mobile security is serious business

Security Boulevard

Verizon recently released its annual Mobile Security Index , an always-anticipated snapshot of experiences and attitudes among senior professionals responsible for their organization’s mobile security. The post Mobile security is serious business appeared first on Security Boulevard.

Research Shows Glaring Mobile App Security Issues

Security Boulevard

The increased reliance on mobile applications is starkly apparent; mobile app usage grew 40% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2020, according to App Annie. The post Research Shows Glaring Mobile App Security Issues appeared first on Security Boulevard.

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Cloudflare shows flair with new products for mobile and IoT security

Tech Republic Security

The post Cloudflare shows flair with new products for mobile and IoT security appeared first on TechRepublic. Artificial Intelligence Cloud Internet of Things Mobility Security botnet threat feed cloud computing cloudflare iot mobility security zero trust sim

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2021 mobile malware evolution: Fewer attacks, escalating dangers

Tech Republic Security

2021 saw a decrease in mobile malware attacks, yet they have become increasingly sophisticated. The post 2021 mobile malware evolution: Fewer attacks, escalating dangers appeared first on TechRepublic. Android Mobility Security

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How businesses are reassessing their mobile strategies

Tech Republic Security

The post How businesses are reassessing their mobile strategies appeared first on TechRepublic. Hardware Mobility Security SMBsSamsung and Oxford Economics study explores how BYOD vs EPD policies can impact SMBs.

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Mobile malware evolution 2020

SecureList

In 2020, Kaspersky mobile products and technologies detected: 5,683,694 malicious installation packages, 156,710 new mobile banking Trojans, 20,708 new mobile ransomware Trojans. Pandemic theme in mobile threats. The mobile malware Trojan-Ransom.AndroidOS.Agent.aq

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The False Economics of Agentless Security for Mobile

Security Boulevard

Agentless security for mobile is an approach that promises businesses protection from attack without having to add any security related software into their mobile apps. The post The False Economics of Agentless Security for Mobile appeared first on Security Boulevard.

The Future of PCI SSC Mobile Standards

PCI perspectives

The Council is currently working on the next evolution of its mobile security standards. Mobile SPoC Contactless

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What are Mobile App Security Standards?

Appknox

With an increasing overflow of threats and attacks on mobile apps, businesses are now more concerned than ever about making their apps safe and secure for their users. And this is why there is a huge priority shift happening across the globe towards mobile app security.