Latest news from Naked Security (2019/09/16)

iPhone lockscreen bypass: iOS 13 tricked into showing your contacts

This time, José Rodríguez came up with a way to trick the iOS 13 beta into showing its address book without the need to unlock the screen.

Google fixes Chromebook 2FA flaw in ‘built-in security key’

Google has discovered a flaw in a Chromebook security feature which allows owners to press their device’s power button to initiate U2F 2FA.

Simjacker silent phone hack could affect a billion users

The shadowy world of phone-surveillance-for-hire became a little clearer last week following the discovery of a phone exploit called Simjacker.

Tiny Pacific nation forges ahead with national cryptocurrency

The Marshall Islands is facing rising seas and financial isolation. But critics say their get-rich-quick cryptocurrency scheme won’t work.

Monday review – the hot 23 stories of the week

From Intel’s SSH-stealing NetCAT bug to Mozilla’s VPN – and everything in between. It’s the weekly roundup.