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80 vulnerabilities found in iOS in 2015, 10 in Android.

2015/08/06

Softpedia - (International) Secunia released findings from a report on security vulnerability trends for the first 7 months of 2015 revealing an increase of "extremely critical" and "highly critical" threats, a trending increase in zero-day exploits, and a total of 80 reported vulnerabilities in Apple's iOS operating system (OS) versus 10 in Android devices. Researchers cited Apple's control of its OS and patch cycle as the cause for higher number if iOS vulnerabilities.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/80-vulnerabilities-found-in-ios-in-2015-10-in-android-488676.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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