IT Security

“Major Security Flaws in Parking Apps”

Six parking apps available on the Google Play Store were surveyed by researchers at security firm NCC Group. Through the survey, the researchers were able to discover security flaws in not one, but multiple parking apps. The apps did have some “degree” of encryption of sensitive data but the survey also found that, “none of […]

Data Breaches IT Security

“Data Breach on VTech Learning Lodge (update)”

The company Vtech an electronics manufacturer making wireless phones, baby monitors and many electronic child learning toys like the popular InnoTV and Kidizoom action cam suffered from a data breach. The breach was discovered on November 24 2015 and the information accessed contained “user profile information including name, email address, password, secret question and answer […]