May 9, 2014

Malware-infected Android Apps Spike in the Google Play Store

10:30 ET, 9 May 2014 Wallpaper Dragon Ball and Finger Hockey were cited as among the most downloaded malicious apps  The number of mobile apps infected […]
May 8, 2014

Watch out for this scary Android malware that holds your phone hostage unless you pay

09:20 ET, 8 May 2014   If your Android phone locks up and accuses you of watching child pornography, don’t worry about the FBI barging down your doors […]
May 7, 2014

Don’t ask for your privacy. Take it back.

How to #ResetTheNet The problem The NSA is exploiting weak links in Internet security to spy on the entire world, twisting the Internet we love into […]
May 7, 2014

Police ransom malware comes to Android

09:20 ET, 7 May 2014 After two years of police-themed ransomware headaches for desktop owners, the extortion scam has arrived for Android. Police ransom malware that […]
May 6, 2014

Android Trojans Make Up the Bulk of Mobile Threats

09:20 ET, 6 May 2014 More than 99% of new mobile threats still target Android users, according to F-Secure Labs. Of the 277 new threat families […]
May 5, 2014

Android Apps on PC – Apps Causing a Concern with Security Risks

09:10 ET, 5 May 2014 Mobile malware is one thing that security vendors have been concerned about for quite some time now. The detected malware spike […]
May 2, 2014

Mobile Malware Overwhelmingly Targets Android Users

10:00 ET, 2 May 2014 Mobile malware is on the rise, and Android gets the brunt of the harmful software. That’s according to the Mobile Threat […]
May 1, 2014

Worm-like Android malware spreads using text messages

09:20 ET, 1 May 2014   A piece of malware targeting Russian-speaking Android users abuses a person’s contact list to try and infect other devices, according […]
April 30, 2014

Android Trojan Looks, Acts Like Windows Malware

12:00 ET, 30 April 2014 Android Trojan “Odad.a” rivals Windows malware in the harm it can do to mobile device users, say experts. Android malware is […]
April 29, 2014

New iDroid mobile trojan said to impact iOS and Android devices

09:50 ET, 29 April 2014 A new mobile trojan could possibly attack devices running either iOS or Android. A new piece of mobile malware being offered […]
April 28, 2014

Android users, beware: Simple wallpaper apps found to secretly mine bitcoin

09:00 ET, 28 April 2014 Not long ago it was discovered that a couple of Google Play Store Android applications that were downloaded anywhere from one […]
April 25, 2014

‘BadLepricon” Malware Turning Android Phones Into Surreptitious Bitcoin Miners

09:30 ET, 25 April 2014 Advertised as a wallpaper app for Andriod phones in the Google play store, “Bad Lepricon” malware hijacks end-user devices like smartphones […]