Tag: Android Security

VidMate app does suspicious activities in the background

There are numerous apps and programs available on Android that give mobile users a lot of problems. Most of them may be regarded as...

Android mobile security efforts help keep you safe

Google has always been serious about protecting the privacy and security of users. Android as a mobile platform is easily customizable but it's not...

Android Q Security enhancements detailed further

There are more to learn about Android Q. The next Android dessert is currently being served to a number of phones from different OEMs....

Nokia 9 receives new update, fingerprint sensor unlocked too easily

The Nokia 9 had a long journey from the first time we learned about it in 2017. It's been almost two years since we...

Android security and privacy report shares top ways to keep safe

Android beats all other mobile platforms available. No doubt that it is the most widely used OS around the globe. It's been a decade...
Google Play Protect

Google Play Protect updated to better secure Android against malicious apps

Over a couple of years ago, Google launched the Google Play Protect to make Android smartphones more secure than ever. It's a security solution...
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Facial recognition technology on Android easily fooled by a fake head

How secure are Face ID and Face Unlock technologies? We know they are fun to use but maybe, they're not at all secure to...

Android Pie adds Keystore features to make phone safer, more secure

The Android 9 Pie may be slow in rolling out but it's better this year compared to Oreo. The Pie is being served to...

Android Ecosystem Security Transparency Report launched

Google is aware that the Android system isn't exactly the safest platform in the mobile world today. The tech giant is careful though in...
Android Mobile Security

Android Security updates required for at least two years

We have to admit it but Android isn’t exactly the most secure mobile platform out there. It may be the most popular with millions...

Android bearing malware: why you should be careful which phones you buy

Avast usually sends out a report when its researchers and devs see something that will be really bad for your device or network. Avast...

Google will require device manufacturers to push regular security updates

Android has had a long history of battles for the security of devices, and an even longer history of waiting for manufacturers to update...