Corporate Blog

  • Bumper iOS Security Edition

    Arxan Technologies recently released their third annual “State of Mobile App Security report” which states that “97% of the top 100 paid Android apps and 87% of the top 100 paid Apple apps have been...

  • Facebook Privacy gets Human Friendly

    Mark James looks at the changes to Facebooks privacy policy and their “privacy basics” page. Should other sites follow in Facebooks steps? How will privacy needs be catered to in the future?

  • NFC: A Touchy Subject

    Security experts at a recent hacking event, known as “Mobile Pwn2Own”, have discovered a series of flaws in Near Field Communication (NFC) that could allow attackers access to the phones contents.

  • Default Password Palaver

    Further to our blog about a website streaming CCTV cameras that used their default passwords, another site has surfaced that is streaming webcams and CCTV from around the world. Mark James adds to his...

  • Unencrypted Laptops: Data breach 101

    Yet another laptop containing sensitive information has been stolen / lost and much to the (sarcastic) surprise of ESET security specialist Mark James it was unencrypted. We look at some other cases...

  • WinShock: A 19-year-old bug

    Discovered in May by IBM, WinShock is a 19-year-old bug that has existed in every version of Microsoft’s Windows OS since Windows ’95. Mark James, ESET security specialist answers some important...