Another new kernel flaw that Google won't fix for Android users prompts more switching to Apple's iOS

Article Image A new kernel privilege escalation flaw discovered in the Linux kernel requires server operators to install a patch, but is not going to be fixed for the majority of Android users. After record numbers switched to iOS last quarter, Google’s inability to update its user base is inciting switchers to move to iPhones even faster.

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Top iOS ad blocker Crystal lets advertisers pay to bypass restrictions

Article Image Crystal — currently the most popular ad-blocker on the iOS App Store — is allowing advertisers who pay for the privilege to bypass the app’s filters, a report said on Thursday.

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Active OS X 10.10 zero-day exploit installs malware without need for system passwords

A week after researchers discovered a new privilege escalation zero-day vulnerability in Apple’s latest version of OS X 10.10.4, an exploit has appeared allowing nefarious hackers to install adware and malware onto a target Mac without requiring system passwords.

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