December 17, 2015 | BY
It’s a known fact people don’t secure their devices adequately and the theft of the data on just a single device can have long-term consequences for individuals, families and companies. That’s why earlier this year, Qualcomm pledged to enhance security and privacy via Snapdragon Smart Protect and recently delivered on that pledge with Snapdragon’s new 820 processor.
October 26, 2015 | BY
Electronics sellers, especially of handheld computing devices, must exercise vigilance in removing their personal files before putting them in the online market. We can show you how.
October 9, 2015 | BY
As part of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, here are tips to keep your new iPhone 6s secure.
August 10, 2015 | BY
Some hints and tips for keeping your mobile device – and its data – secure.
July 2, 2015 | BY
Grey hats do their work in between the good and the malicious sides of computing and often push the limits of maliciousness when it comes to making a quick buck.
June 12, 2015 | BY
The fight against malware is never-ending for a threat researcher, and in the mobile malware arena the fight is becoming more complex at an accelerated rate as the malware authors continue to create new ways of obfuscation.
May 27, 2015 | BY
A bug in iOS 8.3 crashes users iPhones and Apple Watch after receiving a message notification containing specific special characters.
May 5, 2015 | BY
An institute in France studied the behaviour of thousands of free Android apps from the Google Play Store. We highlighted some interesting findings in this post.
February 1, 2015 | BY
For day five of the 100 cities in 100 days security campaign, we’re covering how to stay safe with your Android device.
January 29, 2015 | BY
It’s easy to protect your mobile device from malware with the various anti-virus and anti-malware apps (such as Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Mobile!), but what do you do if someone stole your phone?
January 22, 2015 | BY
Account Stealing Wallpaper App Found in Google Play Store.
December 4, 2014 | BY
A monitor app available on the Google Play store sends location coordinates through text message.
November 25, 2014 | BY
File infectors can be very destructive to a victims PC, typically they search the file system for certain file types to infect. We’re starting to see them now in the Google Play Store.
November 11, 2014 | BY
A SMS Trojan app claiming to be a download for wallpapers, videos, and music is live in the Google Play store.
October 10, 2014 | BY
Deceptive advertising targeting Android users is an effective way of getting malware installed, but now some advertisers are using it to get paid through pay-per-install schemes.
September 29, 2014 | BY
We protect against malware that can compromise your device, steal personal information, costs you money, and commit many other malicious acts. But it didn’t occur to me until today that I was also protecting against stalking and domestic abuse.
September 26, 2014 | BY
This isn’t the first time questions have risen about Facebook’s long list of permissions. The question is whether this and similar apps really need all these permissions.
July 30, 2014 | BY
Some mobile networks will let you share your phone’s credit with others – which means juicy targets aplenty for the scammers.
July 25, 2014 | BY
The majority of Android malware doesn’t need any special ‘magic’ to behave maliciously, they use existing functionality to attack users, functionality available to all developers.
May 12, 2014 | BY
A weeks’ worth of security news for the week of May 4-10.