Tag Archives: code

iOS 11 Bug Lets Camera QR Code Reader Redirect Users to Malicious Websites: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The bug arises as a miscommunication between camera app and Safari URL in notification preview can be different from actual link The vulnerability was reported to Apple in December last year Another day, another iOS bug discovery. The stock Camera app on iOS 11 was recently updated to automatically detect QR codes and show link previews in case the QR code contains a URL. However, ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 10 to come in four flavors, here are their code names

The Mate family tree is getting complicated – according to the most recent rumors, there will be three or even four versions. They will differ in what screens they use and the Leica camera will be reserved for the higher-end models. The Huawei Mate 10 Pro is code named Blanc and will have a 5.9” AMOLED screen with QHD resolution and a ... Read More »

Kaspersky Lab CEO Offers Up Source Code for US Government Scrutiny

HIGHLIGHTS Kaspersky CEO agrees to hand his company’s source code to US govt It will help Kaspersky come out clean in the ongoing probe by FBI Kaspersky’s been suspected by FBI to be connected with Russian hackers The chief executive of Russia’s Kaspersky Lab says he’s ready to have his company’s source code examined by US government officials to help dispel long-lingering suspicions ... Read More »

Google Chrome for iOS gets updated with built-in QR code scanner

The iOS version of Google’s popular web browser received a neat update recently, that adds a QR code scanner shortcut straight to its force touch menu. It is a very convenient feature, we think, as it eliminates the need for a separate QR scanner app, if nothing else. QR codes are very popular in Japan and other Asian countries, but ... Read More »