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Android Vulnerability – Stagefright

This week a vulnerability within the Android Operating System has been reported that allows a malicious actor to remotely execute code on a mobile device by sending an MMS message. Given the significant amount of Android-based mobile devices used by UK businesses and organisations CERT-UK would highly recommend that security professionals responsible for workplace mobile...

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CERT-UK Weekly Update 23/07/2015

This week’s edition of the ‘CERT-UK Weekly update’ is now live. This document provides insight into the top discussions taking place on the CiSP platform, as well as a vulnerabilities summary. While this document provides some mitigation advice, more thorough information and reporting of other organisation’s experience will only be available on CiSP. You can join...

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Understanding the security of digital currencies for UK businesses

The use of digital currencies has grown over the last decade, though many have lived short lives; failures due either to lack of uptake or investment. Bitcoin however has now established itself as the most successful of all digital currencies, with bitcoin firms receiving hundreds of millions of dollars of investment despite a very rocky life...

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