Posts with tag: malware
How Google is taking steps to keep their users safe and what security improvements on Android is helping to keep malware off your phone and tablet.
Having your own website is hard enough. In addition to adding content, trying to grow your audience, maintaining it, now you have to be cautious of malware possibly being spread through your beloved website?
While many repositories like Cydia, a program that allows you to download pirated apps for free on your Jailbroken iPod / iPhone / iPad, beyond the copyright infringement issue, there is also the risk of downloading an infected app and getting more than what you bargained for.
When analyzing malware, what you see on disk is oftentimes not an accurate representation of what’s actually happening in memory.
Awareness and education about online dangers is essential but headlines like “Malware That Drains Your Bank Account Thriving On Facebook” instill fear while at the same time blame Facebook — something that may not be entirely justified.