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Jun 7, 2016

In this episode...

 

 

Are people "going offline" as a result of increasing dangers of the Internet?

 

"Sandjacking" allows attackers to install evil iOS apps

  • IF that attacker is physically holding your device
  • AND your device is unlocked
  • AND it takes a while because you have to backup, and restore a phone ... one app at a time
  • SO this isn't something you do to infiltrate someone's phone while they walk away for a few minutes to the restroom
  • Cool trick bro, but where on the spectrum of critical things does this fall?
  • The technique is called "Su-A-Cyder" ... awful name, lose points
  • http://www.securityweek.com/sandjacking-attack-allows-hackers-install-evil-ios-apps

 

Dropbox takes heat for a breach, that wasn't their breach

 

Lenovo's asking people to uninstall it's bloatware "Accelerator" app