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July Android Security Update – Daily Security Byte EP. 285

If you use Android devices, it’s time to update. Google released an Android update that fixes hundreds of vulnerabilities, including the Qualcomm chipset flaw that has been in the news lately. Watch today’s video to learn more, and update your Android device when you can. Also, check out Marc Laliberte’s post to learn about HummingBad, a prolific malware variant that’s affecting Android users.

(Episode Runtime: 1:55

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4B7E8qfbFM

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Adult Mobile Ransomware – Daily Security Byte EP.140

Ransomware like Cryptolocker and Cryptowall are already bad enough, costing victims millions in losses. It’s about to get worse… Now there’s ransomware that targets your smartphone and takes embarrassing pictures of you associated with an adult-themed app. The good news is it’s easy to avoid. Watch today’s video to learn more.

(Episode Runtime: 1:46)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7CdGQ5yLqI

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)


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