Tag: security

Skype Replies to Android Vulnerabilities

Yesterday, we reported that bloggers had found a vulnerability in the Skype App which allows hackers to harvest data from a user's Android handset...

Skype for Android has flaw that leaks personal data

If you are an Android smartphone user that has Skype installed a flaw in Skype that exposes your personal information has been found. The...

Android courts Enterprise with remote-tracking, encryption & more

Google has announced a renewed focus on enterprise use of Android devices, with a range of new features centered around security and collaborative working....

Webroot Mobile Security for Android protects you from viruses and more

The number of threats for smartphone users with Android operating systems on their device is always growing. The best way to protect your device...

Motorla buys 3LM, stakes claim in Android Security market

Hackers have one simple rule: the larger the footprint a platform has online, the easier it is for hackers to go after. PCs learned...

Android Market Web Store Backdoor Discovered by Naked Security

If you're familiar with the goings on with Google as of late, you know that Android has just received a significant bump with a...

Dropcam Android app: Feed your CCTV paranoia on the move [Video]

Dropcam has added an Android app for accessing its streaming webcams to the Android Market, having previously only offered basic browser support for non-iOS...

Soundminer Trojan steals data by listening

Researchers have apparently developed a new low-profile Trojan that runs on the Android OS that can steal data in a very sneaky way that...

Android exploit turns smartphone into USB security hole

A new exploit potentially turning Android phones into USB hacking tools has been revealed, which might make users more wary of plugging smartphones into...

Sophos says Android will be targeted by Facebook-based attacks

Sophos has announced that it thinks Android will be a big target this year for Facebook-based malware attacks. Sophos' senior technology consultant Graham Cluley...

Trend Micro offers Mobile Security for Android

Trend Micro has unveiled a new security application for Android users that will make a lot of folks feel more secure. You can bet...

Android Malware Infection has the Highest Growth, Overall Infection Lower than Other Platforms

AdaptiveMobile, a mobile security vendor, has stated that it has seen the highest number of mobile malware infections this year. In fact, the number...