All posts by Chris Brook

Signal Testing New Private Contact Discovery Service

Signal is testing out a new private contact discovery service that will let the app determine if a user has Signal contacts in their address book, but forbid its servers from accessing the users’ address book.
Source: Threatpost.com | Privacy

Threatpost News Wrap, June 2, 2017

Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the news of the week, including the ShadowBrokers crowdfunding attempt, errors in WannaCry, a new Wikileaks dump, last week’s Samba vulnerability, and the OneLogin breach.
Source: Threatpost.com | Privacy

Threatpost News Wrap, May 12, 2017

The news of the week is discussed, including this week’s Microsoft Malware Protection Engine bug, Handbrake OS X malware, the HP keylogger, Trump’s Cybersecurity EO, and more.
Source: Threatpost.com | Privacy