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Samsung’s Tizen OS Riddled With Security Holes

There are more than three dozen previously unknown flaws that pose a potential threat to consumers using some Samsung TVs, watches and phones, a security researcher has reported. Hackers could exploit the vulnerabilities found in Samsung’s Tizen OS to gain remote access and control of a variety of the company’s products, according to Amihai Neiderman, […]

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Android 7.1.2 Factory Images and OTAs as well as April Security Update Now Available for Supported Devices

Google has been very diligent in keeping its word as far as security updates for its supported Pixel and Nexus devices are concerned. This time around, not only do we get factory images and OTA zips for the April Security update, Google is also throwing in separate Android 7.1.2 Nougat builds (with the new security […]

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March 2017 Security Update now Rolling out to the Huawei P8 Lite

Ahead of any official details, the Huawei P8 Lite appears to be one of the first devices to be receiving the latest March 2017 security patches. XDA Senior Member kilroystyx has captured the OTA/full update URL which you can download and sideload onto your immediately if you don’t want to wait. xda-developers Source: xda-developers.com

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Capsule8 Launches Linux-Based Container Security Platform

Cybersecurity startup Capsule8 this week announced that it has raised $ 2.5 million to launch the industry’s first container-aware, real-time threat protection platform designed to protect legacy and next-generation Linux infrastructures from existing and potential attacks. CEO John Viega, CTO Dino Dai Zovi and Chief Scientist Brandon Edwards, all veteran hackers, cofounded the firm. They […]

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