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New features in the Avira products for mobiles: Identity Safeguard, Browser Safety and more

Because of the growth of mobile commerce and the need to keep users safe as they increasingly use mobile devices, we are proud to¬†announced today that we significantly upgraded the mobile solutions for iOS and Android.   Avira Mobile Security … Continue reading

Apple patches a dangerous SSL bug in iOS

Apple released on Friday, February 21st, a software update with version 7.0.6 to fix a security issue in various iOS versions. This security bug allows attackers to act as a man-in-the middle: read and modify the encrypted communication on iPhone, … Continue reading

Security update for Apple: iOS 6.1 fixes browser flaws

Apple has released a new version of iOS, the operating system that powers the iPhone, iPad, iPod. The new version fixes 20 security flaws related to the Safari browser. Some of the vulnerabilities were allowing bypassing of authentication, cross-site scripting … Continue reading

Apple iTunes 10.5, iOS 5 and many other updates are available

In case you didn’t know, Apple released today the new update of iOS for iPhone and iPad. The rollout has reached also Germany on Wednesday in the late afternoon. I will not go through the features of iOS5 nor through … Continue reading

Apple fixes a security vulnerability in iOS

Apple released iOS 4.2.10/4.3.5 Software Update for iPhones, iPad and iPod touch as update through iTunes. This update addresses a single vulnerability through which an attacker with a privileged network position may capture or modify data in sessions protected by … Continue reading

Security Update for Apple iOS

Apple released the latest versions of iOS for iPad, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPhone 4, iPod touch (4th generation), iPhone 3GS. This update has version for 4.3.4 for the above devices and iPhone GSM and 4.2.9 for iPhone4 CDMA and … Continue reading

The Update Wave is rolling

Today some updates need attention – they fix critical security issues and should be installed immediately! The update reign starts off with Apple. Critical security vulnerabilities are closed within the Safari web browser 5.0.5 – they allowed cyber criminals to … Continue reading

The next Browser Update: Safari

Right after the Mozilla Developers and Google released new webbrowser versions to fix plenty of security vulnerabilities, now Apple fixes at least 62 vulnerabilities in the Safari webbrowser 5.0.4. A little late though as the CanSecWest conference is already running … Continue reading

Apple’s iOS Update is more than cosmetic

The Cupertino based company just released the long awaited update of the operating system iOS 4.2.1 for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. While it brings many changes mainly for iPad owners like multitasking, app folders and so on, it … Continue reading

Apple fixes iPhone, iPad and iPod vulnerabilities

Apple has published new firmware versions for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch which fix the vulnerabilities in the PDF viewer and the kernel of the mobile operating system that can lead to full system compromise simply by surfing the … Continue reading