Tag: security

Google peddling Advanced Security for “high risk” users in need of extra protection

In these days where you won’t go a week without hearing of a hacking incident that caused awful information leaks, Google is pushing a...

Google steps up personal security game in Chrome, Google WiFi

Part of Google’s task to protect its users is to provide protection for information and the way people consume web content even at home....

Krack Attacks break WiFi’s WPA2 security, here’s why Android users should care

The most common security protocol for WiFi networks is the WPA2 encryption protocol, used by most routers and devices today. Researchers have discovered a...
Samsung ADT DIY Security and Home Automation Solution

Samsung intros ADT Home Security Starter Kit

The smart home game is getting a boost with ADT. We first encountered the security company a few months ago when the ADT Pulse...

Ring Protect is a DIY home security system you can afford

Gone are the days when you will have to spend a fortune just to be able to set up a reliable security system in...

Skimmer Scanner app tells you when a card skimmer is nearby

A new app was recently developed to help Android users know if there is a card skimmer in the surroundings. It's very common especially...

Samsung launches Mobile Security Rewards Program to protect devices better

If you like testing out the vulnerabilities and security errors of both software and hardware, wouldn’t you want to get rewarded for doing those...

tinyCam Monitor PRO app on sale again, hits version 9.0

The tinyCam Monitor PRO may be a bit old but this app has received a number of important updates already. It got Android Wear...

Android Oreo has a new “install unknown apps” permission to protect you

Those nefarious individuals or organizations that proliferate Potentially Harmful Apps (PHAs) have gotten smarter and sneakier into fooling people to install them. That’s why...

Schlage Sense Smart Deadbolt finally has Android compatibility

If you’ve always wanted a more secure and smarter way of locking your door or small office but couldn’t get this specific brand because...

BlackBerry rolls out August security patch for Android-powered devices

After Google rolled out the Android Security Bulletin for August, BlackBerry is trying to get the jump on sending out the security updates to...

SonicSpy is spyware embedded in over a thousand apps, some in Play Store

Spyware is just one of the many things an Android user needs to protect himself from, to make sure any app with spyware does...