May 16, 2016

Android’s biggest malware threat can be downloaded straight off the Google Play Store

Tens of thousands of Android users are thought to have accidentallydownloaded malware from the Google Play Store. Named “Viking Horde”, after one of the games the […]
May 13, 2016

Second bank hit by ‘sophisticated’ malware attack, says Swift

Swift, the global financial messaging network that banks use to move billions of dollars every day, warned on Thursday of a second malware attack similar to […]
May 12, 2016

Pre-Android 4.1 devices open to malware attack

Vulnerability lets hackers find out which version a device is running and take advantage of its security hole Kaspersky Lab has revealed mobile devices running Android 4.1 […]
May 11, 2016

Viking Horde malware attacks Android devices

Android devices are under siege by yet another breed of malware. Dubbed Viking Horde, the new malware has waged war by infecting certain apps at the […]
May 9, 2016

New Android Malware Imitates Banking Apps

Be careful about what you’re downloading on your phone: Nearly a dozen “well-designed,” cash-stealing apps have reportedly been uploaded to the Google Playstore recently. These apps, […]
May 6, 2016

Android/Clicker.G malware found in Google Play apps

Researchers found a series of malicious apps containing Android/Clicker.G on the Google Play store. The campaign targets mobile devices in Russia, but they affect apps that […]
May 5, 2016

Ads on News Sites Pushed Malware-Infected Android Marshmallow Upgrade

Malicious ads on reputable news sites automatically downloaded a fake Android update package on the victim’s device which would infect the user with a banking trojan […]
May 2, 2016

Irremovable bank data-stealing Android malware poses as Google Chrome update

Infostealing malware discovered by Zscaler terminates any installed anti-virus software to steal personal data – and the only way to get rid of it is to […]
April 29, 2016

Dental Association Mails Malware to Members

The American Dental Association (ADA) says it may have inadvertently mailed malware-laced USB thumb drives to thousands of dental offices nationwide. The problem first came to […]
April 28, 2016

German nuclear plant infected with viruses and malware

A number of computer viruses have infected a nuclear power plant in Germany, but were unable to pose a threat to its operations since the facility […]
April 27, 2016

Google can’t hold back this malware running riot in its Play store

Security researchers have discovered a strain of Android malware that keeps finding its way onto Google Play – despite the store supposedly being scrubbed clean of […]
April 26, 2016

Rise of the malware-hunting malware

Imagine this scenario: A malware operator breaks into a network and finds another malware there already at work. What happens next? Do they collaborate or attack […]