Tag: Android Security

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 October 2020 Security Patch

October security patch ready for latest Galaxy premium flagships

The Android team has released the October 2020 security update. The Pixel 2 is still getting it and we can expect other devices will...
Google Play Subscriptions Policy

Google Play trust to improve with transparent subscriptions

Google has been working on many enhancements these days. We’re not just talking about OS, software, and app updates. The tech giant has also...
MediaTek critical security rootkit

MediaTek rootkit now has a fix via March Android security patch

This is the first time we're encountering this but it must be reported for the sake of the millions of Android devices out there....

Google, Android devs going after disruptive ads

Google and Android developers are really serious about cracking down malicious apps and programs on Android. Around 600 mobile apps have just been removed...

Google making policy changes how apps get user Location access

Android isn't perfect but its developers are always busy working to improve the platform by introducing new features and services and improving on current...
Google Advanced Protection Program

Advanced Protection Program now offers easier access, enrolment

It’s always not good to say this but Android isn’t that secure. Google does everything in its power though to provide solutions and make...
Samsung Device Care Spyware 360

Samsung phones allegedly discovered to have Chinese spyware

Spyware is not unusual but it's something that we don't want to deal with. It is frowned upon especially if we're talking about mobile...
OnePlus Security Response Center

OnePlus Security Response Center, HackerOne partnership announced

As we always say and as we regularly see, OnePlus lives by its "Never Settle" motto. We're always up-to-date with whatever upgrade or announcement...

Android Security, Pixel Update Bulletin for December 2019 now out

The latest Android Security Bulletin is now available. The December 2019 release is obviously the last for this year. It comes with details of...
Android Security Rewards Program

Android Security Rewards Program expansion, top prize announced

In 2015, Google introduced the Android Security Rewards program for researchers. The following year, the team behind the program paid out half a million....
OnePlus 3 OnePlus 3T Security Update

OnePlus 3, 3T get October 2019 patch as final security update

OnePlus has been silent about the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. The last mention was back in May when the Android Pie-based OxygenOS 9.0.2...

App Defense Alliance announced by Google

Android security isn't exactly rocket science as with computer or information security. It is something that needs careful attention because hackers and malware evolve....

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Google Search US DOJ Antitrust Lawsuit

US DoJ hits Google with antitrust lawsuit, search giant explains

Google is facing another major challenge. No, the new Pixel phones don't have new issues (none yet) but the US Justice Department has recently...

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Parallels Chromebook Enterprise Run Windows Directly

Parallels Desktop for Chromebook Enterprise now available

The term 'Parallels' has always been associated with Microsoft Windows. In the early days, it's the one that allows Windows to run on Mac....