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KRACK Attack: Major Wi-Fi Vulnerabilities Disclose…

on October 16, 2017 | by Jim Nitterauer | cybersecurity, krack, Network Security, Security Risks, Security Vulnerablities, Tech News, wifi, wifi security

What is KRACK? Welcome to another manic Monday! Some might say, "welcome to the next dumpster fire." In any case, if you follow InfoSec security news feeds, you have probably heard of a newly released set of vulnerabilities in the WPA2 wireless authentication protocol. These collectively are know a ... read more

Could Your Phone Be Vulnerable to Hackers Over WiF…

on July 31, 2017 | by Teresa Zwierzchowski | android, broadcom, cybersecurity, iPhone, Network Security, Security Risks, Tech News, tech tips, wifi, wifi security

Last week researcher Nitay Artenstein of Exodus Intelligence published a proof of concept for a self-replicating worm that could spread autonomously between mobile devices, needing only the device’s WiFi network address to infect the device. If infected, the device’s WiFi chip would be completely u ... read more