Tag: malware

Xhelper

Xhelper Android malware identified by Symantec, still persistent

Who doesn't hate malware? We really don't like it when viruses are discovered but we're grateful they're found right away. At least, affected Android...
ESET adware campaign malware virus Android apps

Adware identified by ESET team, deleted from the Play Store

Who hates any forms of virus here? Whether it's one that affects the physical body, a gadget, or a system--we hate it. A new...
Symantec Malware Hidden apps

Symantec discovers malware that hides icons, shows fullscreen ads

Symantec has always been pro-active when it comes to checking out all kinds of malware and adware. It may not track all viruses available...
Kaspersky CamScanner Malware

Malware on CamScanner spotted, app removed from Play Store

Most people in the Android community can't easily spot a malware but thank heavens for research firms that tell us what is out there....
Trend Micro Adware Mobile Photography Apps

Trend Micro discovers photography, gaming apps that are adware

When Trend Micro reports something new. We listen. The last one we featured here was back in February when some beauty camera apps were...
Monokle

Mobile surveillanceware discovered, said to be from Russian devs

The point of security firms is to work as "lookout" for whatever things that are detrimental to a system or platform. There is a...

Agent Smith malware keeps on harming millions of Android devices

Check Point Researchers know where to look and what to do. The team has recently discovered a vulnerability among Android phones mainly of those...

Fake and copycat apps abound on the Google Play Store

The Android community promises to keep things safe and secure for all consumers. That is a nice promise but it's not that easy. The...

BeiTaAd Plugin adware hides well within apps

We have all kinds of malware, adware, spyware, and all other types of viruses. There are no good kinds. Sadly, we don't think there...
Android Spyware

Italian Android spyware identified on the Play Store, deleted

We like many things Italian--leather and pizza are on top of the list. Definitely, the Italian Android spyware isn't something we appreciate. The Security...

Google and Android devs will continue to fight spammy and malicious apps

Google is getting serious in making sure that the Android platform is safe and secure for mobile users from all over the world. There...
Trend Micro Anubis Malware

Trend Micro reports Anubis-related malware apps

Trust Trend Micro when it publishes a special report. We have shared with you a number of related reports like that HiddenMiner Android malware...

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