Tag: security

Google launching Google Play Protect, a new security solution for your Android device

With all the news of malware getting into the Google Play Store masquerading as legit apps, Android’s primary app market needs a boost in...

Lighthouse is a smart security camera system from Andy Rubin

There are a lot of smart home systems already trying to catch your attention with all the latest gear and tech. But if your...

Gmail releases new security feature in light of phishing attack

As identity phishing campaigns become more sophisticated or tricky, developers have to come up with immediate solutions to protect its user base. Just a...

Android’s May security bulletin is out, still patching remote execution via Mediaserver

One of the elements of Android most hit by malicious hackers is the Mediaserver, often referred to as Android’s “soft underbelly”. A lot of...

FalseGuide malware on Google Play Store, penetrates your device’s security

One good way to spread malware through the legit Google Play Store is through those popular game guides that you can download for free...

HipChat hacked, resets passwords for affected users

Group chat service HipChat made an announcement on its blog that their Security Intelligence Team detected a “vulnerability” in a third-party library used by...

Spyware SMSVova pretended to be ‘System Update’ on Play Store, now removed from listings

There are people who just want to see the world burn, and then there are those who want to prey on the weak-minded and...

Google is updating your login experience starting April

Most of us log in to our Google accounts – whether on our Android phones or on a browser on your PC – without...

Samsung Galaxy S8 brings more biometric security features than you can handle

Samsung is basically saying, if this is truly a flagship phone, then let’s fill up the Samsung Galaxy S8 with more features than anyone...

Linux says open source more secure than closed, responds to Wikileaks’ claims

As much as we don't like news of hacking and security being compromised, we have a duty to inform the consumers about any compromising...
Nest Extra Security

Nest improves account security with two-factor authentication

Nest is part of a smart home network. Whether you like it or not, any "smart" device part of any network is open to...

Android Security March 2017 update goes out to Pixel, Nexus

While many of the mobile world's eyes were fixated on MWC 2017 last week, the security warriors at Google continue their crusade against known...