Tag: malware

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...

MegaN64 emulator malware eats up your data and WiFi

If you’re a fan of emulators so you can play games on your smartphone, you’ve probably heard of MegaN64, which is one of the...
Alcatel Pixi 4 malware

Pre-installed weather app on Alcatel phones include malware

Is this the price of buying cheap phones? You see, Alcatel smartphones have aways been known as being budget-friendly with very low prices but...
Trojan Paypal malware

Accessibility Trojan malware steals PayPal money

We love Greek mythology so we find the Trojan War story interesting. We like the Trojan horse but not the Trojan virus. Unfortunately, the...

Some driving games disguised as malware on the Play Store

We're not strangers to the fact malware can be disguised as mobile apps. What we can't wrap around our mind is the idea the...