Enhance cybersecurity awareness and survivability for DoD, industry partners, and academia in the face of the ever-increasing threat of cyber attacks. Cybersecurity (CS) includes managing risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information and the systems and processes used for those purposes, including analog and physical form. CS includes information availability, identification and authentication, confidentiality, integrity, and non-repudiation as well as the economic considerations with respect to selection of CS techniques, CS processes, and industry trends.
Apple's iOS Pasteboard Data Leak
The app developer Mysk discovered that the iOS pasteboard is able to track a user’s location even when location sharing is turned off. Unless the user denied GPS permissions, images taken with an iOS camera are saved with embedded GPS metadata recording the location. If an iOS user took a photo and copied it between apps using pasteboard, a malicious app could extract location data.
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