MOBILITY AND WIRELESS

Cellebrite, an Israeli company that specialises in digital forensics, has dominated the market in helping law enforcement access mobile phones. But one apparent reseller of the company’s products is publicly distributing copies of Cellebrite firmware and software for anyone to

A Chinese cybersecurity firm has demonstrated an attack that makes it possible to intercept all calls and SMS text messages on 4G LTE networks. Even scarier, the attack also makes it possible to hijack devices and knock them off the

Finnish communication technology firm Nokia and UK mobile operator EE have come together to test out a rather unusual proof-of-concept – using mini mobile base stations carried by drones floating in the air to provide immediate 4G mobile data coverage

Another year, another Black Hat, another Jeep steered into a ditch next to a cornfield. Last July, you might recall how automotive cybersecurity researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek remotely hijacked the digital systems of a Jeep Cherokee from 10

Barclays has announced that its personal banking customers will, starting this week, be able to use voice security technology over passwords. This would help customers avoid the need to answer various questions over the telephone to gain access to their

Facebook is planning to use end-to-end encryption for its Messenger app and has begun rolling out the feature. Facebook has called the new feature ‘Secret Conversations’ and will allow Messenger users to exchange messages that no one will be able

Finally, Someone has come forward to buy Yahoo! Guess Who? The telecommunication giant Verizon. Yes, Verizon Communications Inc. is reportedly closing in on a deal to acquire Yahoo’s core business for about $5 Billion, according to a report from Bloomberg.

TAIPEI—Qualcomm, the world’s largest supplier of chips for mobile devices, announced a suite of chips today at the Taipei Computex electronics show that it expects will extend Wi-Fi to enable new functionality such as 4k media streaming and wireless virtual