Worries that phones listen to our private conversations are common, but now a study revealed that some apps may be secretly recording parts of our phone screens and sending the data to analytics companies.
Wireless security rarely gets as big an upgrade as WPA3 will bring about. As new hardware begins to support it, we should see much better password protections for all Wi-Fi users whether at home or in public.
Google's still increasing Play Store security with the addition of DRM on each app that makes it way through Google-verified app stores, so offline users can be sure they're downloading a legitimate app.
Although password use is in decline, switching to biometrics or machine-learning algorithms may not be enough to fix our digital security woes. We need to change the way we store login credentials, as well.
Trusona is a thoroughly modern data protection and authentication system that wants to do away with passwords entirely. While its methods are cutting edge, they are built on the expertise of 20th century social engineering.
Malware protection is more important than ever, even if you eschew Windows in favor of Apple's desktop platform. Thankfully, protecting your machine is as easy as picking from the best free antivirus for Mac suites.