Tag: Android Security

Google shares the “geeky detective work” protecting our online activity

It’s Safer Internet Day and you know what that means. No, it doesn’t mean that we all magically escape from all the online fraud...

Android Security Bulletin for February starts rolling out

We're on the second month of the year and so far, so good. At least, if we're talking about the regularity and timing of...

Verizon rolls out security patches for some Android flagship phones

Verizon has recently announced some more good news for its loyal subscribers before year 2016 draws to a close. The latest software updates that...

Trustlook Mobile Security looks into the ADUPS security breach issue [UPDATE]

A month ago, we reported that some Chinese-made phones are vulnerable to a secret software that tracks behaviors. Because of that, Blu has kicked...

Lookout Premium Plus offers expanded identity protection and security

Nobody ever wants their data to be comprised. People pay for security and privacy but sadly, there may still be slip-ups from even the...

‘Disconnect Pro’ secures your Samsung device from trackers, free for a week

Whether you like it or not, your smartphone is not totally safe and secure. Any iOS or Android device can still be compromised simply...

September Security Patch out for S7, S7 edge, and BlackBerry Android phones

Google has recently updated the Android Security Bulletin and tells us more about the possible vulnerabilities of your Android device. The latest update delivers...

Sony Mobile working on security patches for Quadrooter vulnerability

The QuadRooter malware reminded us about how "secure" Android is and why we should stay with Google Play. As it turned out, the old...

Android Security Rewards paid out half a million in 1st year

Apparently, crime really does pay. Okay, technically, not a crime, but rather finding vulnerabilities in the Android ecosystem. Google launched the Android Security Rewards...

LG Product Security Response Team formed to squash bugs

LG Electronics may not be on top of the mobile industry game but it's certainly one of the most reliable companies today. It directly...

NomadiKey shrinks passcode entries to prevent smudge attacks

A smudge-free phone is not possible. You may be able to clean your screen well but the patterns (and germs!) will still be there....

WhatsApp end-to-end encryption not completely true, some data may be retained

Didn't we just say that WhatsApp already has full end-to-end encryption for messages, calls, files? The recognition the Facebook-owned company that delivers convenient and...