Android Exploit Uses SD Cards: Here’s How To Protect Yourself Against ‘Man-In-The-Disk’ Attacks

Android Exploit Uses SD Cards: Here’s How To Protect Yourself Against ‘Man-In-The-Disk’ Attacks

Cybersecurity firm Check Point discovered that hackers may take advantage of Android apps that wrongly use external storage such as SD cards. Here’s how “man-in-the-disk” attacks work, and how to protect yourself against them.  ( Pixabay ) A newly discovered Android exploit takes advantage of apps that make poor use of external storage such as…

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Turkey’s Erdogan Orders Retaliatory Sanctions Against American Officials

Turkey’s Erdogan Orders Retaliatory Sanctions Against American Officials

ISTANBUL — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey said Saturday that he was ordering reciprocal sanctions against two American officials in retaliation for United States measures against two of his ministers, escalating a diplomatic wrangle between the NATO allies. “Those who think that they can make Turkey take a step back with ridiculous sanctions have…

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Team Trump: If You Vote Against CIA Torture Overseer Gina Haspel, You’re a Sexist!

Team Trump: If You Vote Against CIA Torture Overseer Gina Haspel, You’re a Sexist!

It was at the end of the unclassified hearing for President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Central Intelligence Agency that Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC), the chairman of the Senate intelligence committee, switched gears. Having spent much of his time extolling Gina Haspel’s professional credentials, the North Carolina Republican abruptly noted that she was also…

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