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Links Between Internet Giants Reportedly Tapped by Government Program

November 06, 2013  Security Suite

The Washington Post® is reporting the National Security Agency (NSA) electronically infiltrated communication links between Yahoo!® and Google®, allowing it to potentially collect information from millions of account holders with the two Internet corporations. The Post reports top-secret government accounting documents as showing 181,280,466 new records were processed in Dec. 2012. These records allegedly contain names of email senders and recipients, dates and other content like text, audio and video. This operation is supposedly taking place under an operation known as the MUSCULAR program, which The Post reports is a joint program between the NSA and the British intelligence agency General Communications Headquarters (GCHQ).  

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Stagefright - probably the most dangerous threat to smartphones right now

August 25, 2015  Security Suite

Can you imagine a single received MMS could allow hackers to access all your data on your phone? Meet Stagegright, the exploit that is a threat for 950 million smartphones with Android. Vulnerability like this is very dangerous because it does not require any action by the victim - all the hacker needs to compromise your smarthphone is your phone number.

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