Posted on Apr 30, 2015 4:00:01 PM

While often viewed as the best defense against social engineering, security awareness training is ineffective and expensive. Most security awareness advice is terrible, just plain bad, and not remotely feasible …

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Posted on Apr 28, 2015 11:39:31 AM

Social engineering is involved in targeted attacks against organizations all over the world. Sometimes, the social engineering begins with an email or a Facebook post, and other times it may …

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Posted on Apr 27, 2015 2:00:56 PM

Last week during RSA, Senior Security Associate David Byrne outlined some of the common security problems with POS implementations, and said that one of the world's largest POS vendors had …

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Posted on Apr 27, 2015 11:00:35 AM

Senior Security Associate David Byrne, most data breaches involving payment card information can be traced back to a lack of implementation of security measures. Read more about the RSA presentation …

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Posted on Apr 25, 2015 2:00:45 PM

Senior Security Associate David Byrne said during RSA that an unidentified global vendor have been reusing the password '166816'. Read more about this finding in this Daily Mail article: Millions …

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Posted on Apr 24, 2015 3:00:22 PM

As major security breaches surface on a routine basis, Senior Security Associate David Byrne says millions of point-of-sale systems used around the world are vulnerable because they are protected by …

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Posted on Apr 23, 2015 11:30:26 AM

Remote administration is possibly the biggest source of compromise when it comes to point-of-sale (POS) breaches according to Senior Security Associate David Byrne. View all the details in this SC …

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Posted on Apr 23, 2015 11:15:32 AM

Senior Security Associate David Byrne said one of the world's largest Point of Sale (PoS) systems vendors has been slapping the same default passwords on its kit since 1990. View …

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Posted on Apr 23, 2015 11:00:49 AM

Senior Security Associate David Byrne’s RSA presentation is featured in this Slashdot post: POS Vendor Uses Same Short, Numeric Password Non-Stop Since 1990 …

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Posted on Apr 21, 2015 2:00:47 AM

This presentation will cover technical guides on securing applications, networks, data, as well as business-level decisions that can help reduce risk. The talk reviews best practices for security and risk …

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Posted on Apr 17, 2015 5:10:28 PM

A recently patched vulnerability found in Android’s AirDroid application allowed unauthorized access to a user's device. Check out Security Analyst Matt Bryant's discovery in this SC Magazine article: AirDroid Vulnerability …

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Posted on Apr 16, 2015 11:45:31 AM

AirDroid has fixed a severe authentication software flaw in its Web interface that could give a hacker complete control over a mobile phone. Security Analyst Matt Bryant comments on his …

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Posted on Apr 16, 2015 11:32:50 AM

AirDroid has fixed a severe authentication software flaw in its Web interface that could give a hacker complete control over a mobile phone. Security Analyst Matt Bryant comments on his …

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Posted on Apr 16, 2015 11:09:39 AM

AirDroid has fixed a severe authentication software flaw in its Web interface that could give a hacker complete control over a mobile phone. Security Analyst Matt Bryant comments on his …

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Posted on Apr 16, 2015 10:49:21 AM

AirDroid has fixed a severe authentication software flaw in its Web interface that could give a hacker complete control over a mobile phone. Security Analyst Matt Bryant comments on his …

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Posted on Apr 16, 2015 10:34:45 AM

AirDroid has fixed a severe authentication software flaw in its Web interface that could give a hacker complete control over a mobile phone. Security Analyst Matt Bryant comments on his …

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Posted on Apr 15, 2015 1:10:21 PM

Researchers from Bishop Fox have discovered a flaw in the popular Android app AirDroid that allows a remote attacker to secretly take control of a victim’s smartphone. Security Analyst Matt …

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Posted on Apr 15, 2015 12:00:08 PM

AirDroid has patched an authentication flaw in its web application that could allow an attacker to remotely control and manipulate a victim’s Android device. Security Analyst Matt Bryant comments on …

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Posted on Apr 15, 2015 10:00:30 AM

Bishop Fox researchers announced today that they have identified a serious vulnerability in Android’s AirDroid application that allows potential attackers to gain access to the user’s Android phone. You can …

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