December 11, 2014

Researchers: Android malware records phone conversations

11 December 2014 Researchers have discovered a spy campaign where both computers and smartphones are attacked and hacked routers and proxies are used to hide the […]
December 10, 2014

Digital Spies Target Diplomats’ iPhones, Androids And PCs With ‘Inception’ Malware

10 December 2014 A range of politicians and diplomats have been targeted by stealthy hackers, who have been trying to thrust malware onto dignitaries’ iPhone and […]
December 9, 2014

DeathRing Malware Pre-Loaded on Android Smartphones

9 December 2014 One of the first things you should do upon buying a new Android smartphone is load up an antivirus utility, to fend off […]
December 8, 2014

Cheap Android smartphones pre-loaded with malware

8 December 2014 Malware that cannot be uninstalled by the end user is being pre-loaded onto some cheap Android smartphones. As part of Microsoft’s “mobile first, […]
December 5, 2014

FBI warns of ‘destructive’ malware following Sony hack

5 December 2014 The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has warned that hackers have used malware to launch destructive attacks against businesses in the United […]
December 4, 2014

Pre-loaded malware on new Android phones is on the rise

4 December 2014 The danger of having your Android handset come preloaded with malware is rising, especially if you live in Asia and Africa and are […]
December 3, 2014

Uber’s Database Could Be Tempting for Hackers

3 December 2014 Uber hasn’t looked so hot on privacy lately. Between senior executive Emil Michael suggesting at a private dinner that Uber dig up dirt […]
December 2, 2014

That sub-$100 Android slab you got on Black Friday? RIDDLED with holes, say infosec bods

2 December 2014 Those fighting through hordes of fellow crazed bargain junkies this Black Friday should avoid some of the cheapo Android tablets on offer. Security […]
December 1, 2014

Cyber Monday shoppers on high alert in light of data breaches

Aaron Austin and Tonita Davidson are more cautious this year about how they spend their money when shopping. Like many, they intend to spend as much […]
December 1, 2014

Uber’s Android App May Be Collecting An Alarming Amount Of Your Personal Data

1 December 2014 Uber’s Android app may be sending your private data back to the company, reports Cult of Mac’s Buster Hein. The data transfer was reportedly […]
November 26, 2014

Android tablets at Best Buy, Target, Amazon, Walmart found to include major security flaws, malware

26 November 2014 All of the dozen different “doorbuster” Android tablets Bluebox examined were found to include unpatched Android vulnerabilities including Masterkey, FakeID, Heartbleed and Futex, […]
November 25, 2014

Tricky Regin malware poses biggest threat outside US

25 November 2014 The hard-to-detect malware is a Swiss Army knife of clandestine tools to extract information from targets in non-English speaking countries, experts say. News […]