August 5, 2014

Android malware SandroRAT disguised as mobile security app

09:26 ET, 5 August 2014 Researchers are again warning users to steer clear of app downloads from unvetted sources, particularly since new Android malware is making […]
August 5, 2014

Android malware SandroRAT disguised as mobile security app

08:45 EST, 5 August 2014     Researchers are again warning users to steer clear of app downloads from unvetted sources, particularly since new Android malware is […]
August 4, 2014

Android Viruses and Malware Increased 20 Times Since 2012: Study

09:08 ET, 4 August 2014 Upcoming Android L release is supposed to be the most secure version of Android yet, however, as far as the current […]
August 1, 2014

Almost one in ten Android apps infected by malware

9:30 EST, 1 August 2014  As many as 9 per cent of Android apps are infected with malware, according to a new piece of research, although the […]
July 31, 2014

U.S. Warns Retailers of ‘Backoff’ Malware

16:42 ET, 31 July 2014 The U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued a notice Thursday indicating a new and virulent form of malware called “Backoff” has […]
July 30, 2014

Loudmouth Android Malware Speaks Your Secret

9:30 EST, 31 July 2014 A new type of Android malware talks about you behind your back — and like a rebellious teenager, it doesn’t need […]
July 30, 2014

Android crypto blunder exposes users to highly privileged malware

09:40 ET, 30 July 2014 The majority of devices running Google’s Android operating system are susceptible to hacks that allow malicious apps to bypass a key […]
July 29, 2014

New Android ‘Fake ID’ flaw empowers stealthy new class of super-malware

08:43 ET, 29 July 2014 A new Android design error discovered by Bluebox Security allows malicious apps to grab extensive control over a user’s device without […]
July 28, 2014

Almost 1 in 10 Android apps are now malware

09:13 ET, 28 July 2014 Cheetah Mobile Threat Research Labs analyzed trends in mobile viruses for Q1 and Q2 of 2014. Pulling 24.4 million sample files […]
July 25, 2014

File-encrypting Android ransomware’s extortion attempts mimic FBI

1:08 ET, 25 July 2014 A ransomware threat that encrypts files stored on the SD memory cards of Android devices has been updated to target English-speaking […]
July 24, 2014

34 European Banks Hit by Android-Skirting Malware

09:44 ET, 24 July 2014 Criminals have been finding gaping holes in Android-based two-factor authentication systems that banks around the world are using. The result: 34 […]
July 23, 2014

Op Emmental spoofs bank sites, uses Android malware to maintain account access

11:00 EST July 23, 2014   Cyber criminals have crafted an intricate attack method for maintaining a foothold in victim’s online bank accounts, researchers warn. On […]