Jit Banks Massive $38.5 Million Seed Round Funding

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Jit, an Israeli startup promising technology to help developers simplify security when deploying cloud apps, has banked an eye-opening $38.5 million in seed-stage funding.

The funding round was Boldstart Ventures. Venture capital outfit Insight Partners and Tiger Global Management also invested.

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Jit Banks Massive $38.5 Seed Round Funding

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Jit, an Israeli startup promising technology to help developers simplify security when deploying cloud apps, has banked an eye-opening $38.5 million in seed-stage funding.

The funding round was Boldstart Ventures. Venture capital outfit Insight Partners and Tiger Global Management also invested.

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Researchers: Wi-Fi Probe Requests Expose User Data

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A group of academic researchers from the University of Hamburg in Germany has discovered that mobile devices leak identifying information about their owners via Wi-Fi probe requests.

Mobile devices use these probe requests to receive information about nearby Wi-Fi access points and establish connections to them when a probe response is received.

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Apple Announces New Security Update Feature in iOS 16, macOS Ventura

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Apple this week announced a new feature designed to ensure that important security updates will be delivered to its devices faster in an effort to protect users against potential threats.

The new feature, named Rapid Security Response, will become available in the upcoming iOS 16 and macOS Ventura, both scheduled for release in late 2022.

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Apple Blocked 1.6 Million Risky, Vulnerable Apps in 2021

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Apple says its App Store fraud prevention mechanisms last year stopped potentially fraudulent transactions totaling roughly $1.5 billion.

Throughout 2021, the company prevented more than 3.3 million stolen credit cards from making purchases in the App Store, and banned nearly 600,000 accounts from ever transacting again.

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