Citing security risks and the possibility of other malicious groups infecting Xiaomi devices with malware, the Chinese gadget manufacturer has decided that it will be locking the bootloaders of its devices, starting with the new
After the Ghost Push and Kemoge virus families were exposed by CMSecurity and FireEye Labs last month, another adware is disturbing the Android force. The said virus doesn't ask for money but rather automatically roots the
Fact: Viruses and malware abound. Android as a platform is a common target of these genius hackers particularly those living in China. We're not pointing fingers here but a group of Chinese hackers recently made millions of
Aside from StageFright which was recently followed up by StageFright 2.0, there's another threat to Android security. If you ever come across Kemoge, that's the one--a new malware that is currently bothering a lot of Android
Another week, another new malware deleted. And this time, it brings with it another level of “sophistication” according to Check Point Mobile Threat Prevention, which reported the mobile malware to Google earlier this month.
When it rains, it truly pours. The Android operating system has seen attack after attack on its security and privacy these past couple of months. Get ready for one more. Researchers from the ESET security software company have
Viruses, malware, unwanted ads aren’t just for desktops and laptops anymore. Our smartphones and tablets are as much as a victim, especially now that we use them even more than the computers to browse when we’re on the go.
We all know that a new kind of ransomware is spreading these days. It's posing as a video player app and uses Global XMPP chat to contact server. It can be difficult to know if an app is legitimate or not so we need to be more
Malware like Ransomware is a serious problem but instead of victimizing desktops and laptops, mobile devices are now the latest victims. It's not really surprising because millions of people already rely on their smartphones or
Qualcomm has announced that its upcoming next gen Snapdragon 820 chipset will include another layer of malware protection for devices in the Snapdragon Smart Protect technology. The new tech is an on-chip “learning” feature,