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Any system can be compromised if not used carefully. As others have said, if the phone is rooted and apps are installed that do contain exploits then a risk exists for information to be captured from the various interfaces on the device because the device itself can no longer be "trusted." Some apps can contain malware and viruses such as the free ...


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Windows 7/8/8.1 will be massively safer than android as they still get security updates from microsoft, android is a complete mess for security, there is a few problems. 1 - google do not support android for very long, a recent exploit they announced wont be patched in 4.3 and older, 4.3 was not even 12 months old when they announced this. Microsoft ...


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Is there any way to (partially) defeat keylogger attacks against system-level password entry on OS X? Yes. The traditional keylogger is a hardware device that intercepts data between the the keyboard and the intake of character data at the Keyboard Controller (mostly USB Device, HID Keyboard). The physical components are few and various tamper evident ...


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Besides what you've done already to protect yourself you have a few additional options. Use two factor authentication for your accounts. Don't use public computers. Use a live distro that you know is safe (you can sometimes reboot public machines and usb boot) Adding these into your routine should make you pretty darned secure.


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The Metasploit Framework, arguably the most-important penetration testing tool the world over, has a few post-exploitation modules that support user-activity monitoring. The primary one related to keylogging is the keylog_recorder.rb post module, documented on the excellent and highly-regarded Metasploit Unleashed site from Offensive Security (the ...


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I would suggest that as Windows XP is now out of support (apart from organisations that have purchased extended support from Microsoft) that for most sites it would be reasonable to cease supporting it. However to weigh this up, it's really a site-by-site consideration. Key factors could include What percentage of users of the site currently use Windows ...



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