Tag: Android Security

Meltdown, Spectre CPU security flaws presented by Google

Google introduced Project Zero Prize, a bug hacking contest, over a year ago with the goal of squashing all the possible bugs available on...

LastPass assures users accessibility changes won’t affect function

Google has started to crack down on apps using Accessibility Services for purposes other than accessibility. We reported this not so good news to...

Google Play Security Reward Program launches for security researchers

Reward programs make any business attractive. There are consumers out there who take pleasure in spending more if they know there are rewards or...

Symantec discovers new Android malware on fake apps

A new Android malware was discovered to be spreading not just as one app but as several apps on Google Play. Symantec has recently...

Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge Blueborne fix now available

A few days ago, Samsung released updates with Blueborne vulnerability fix. The devices included the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, the Galaxy S5, the Galaxy S7...

GO Keyboard apps sends users’ data to servers and third parties, AdGuard says

Don't ever trust your smartphone to keep your secrets. That should be your own personal rule and reminder to not use the device for...

Full OTA, Factory Images for Pixel and Nexus phones available

Google has recently released the Android Security Bulletin for September and now here are full OTA and factory images for the Nexus and Pixel...

Android Security Bulletin for September now available

We've been waiting for this announcement since learning the Nokia 5 would be receiving the September Android Security Patch. We knew we'd hear from...

Google to stamp Play Protect logo on certified Android devices

The Android community is very well familiar with most things Android. The latter, as we all know, is an open-source platform that has been...

Google removes apps as ad SDK is found to be a spyware

A lot of Android phones are in danger as hundreds of apps are found to contain spyware. After that Adups software fiasco, the whole...

Android Security Bulletin for this July released

The latest Android Security Bulletin was recently published by the Android development team. It includes a number of important updates for security vulnerabilities especially...

WebView security enhanced with SafeBrowsing, renderer processes isolated

WebView has always been that component in Android apps that show HTML content when needed. This is one capability of your mobile apps to...

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