Tag: malware

Transsion is allegedly selling Android phones with malware pre-installed

Imagine owning a phone pre-installed with malware that subscribes you to paid services without your permission and you cannot remove it even by resetting...
Upstream Mobile Malware

Number of malware detected increased significantly in Q1 2020

Upstream’s Secure-D has recently shared new its new findings. Compared to June 2019, the number of malware detected has doubled to 29,000. That’s the...

Coronavirus tracking app is actually malware

We all expect some people to take advantage of people’s fears and anxieties by creating products that will supposedly remove that but in fact...
Google Authenticator 2FA

Google Authenticator app doesn’t use the flag action

A couple of weeks ago, we shared with you that Google Authenticator 2FA codes could be stolen by Android malware. It's a trojan that...

Google Authenticator 2FA codes can be stolen by Android malware

Developers are always on the lookout for possible malware especially if we're talking about Android. The latest finding is malware that can steal Google...
BItdefender research virus Google Play apps

Bitdefender: New Android apps discovered as adware on Google Play

Here we go again. As much as we hate those viruses and other malware found within Android devices, we're still glad there are groups...
Xhelper

Xhelper Android malware identified by Symantec, still persistent

Who doesn't hate malware? We really don't like it when viruses are discovered but we're grateful they're found right away. At least, affected Android...
ESET adware campaign malware virus Android apps

Adware identified by ESET team, deleted from the Play Store

Who hates any forms of virus here? Whether it's one that affects the physical body, a gadget, or a system--we hate it. A new...
Symantec Malware Hidden apps

Symantec discovers malware that hides icons, shows fullscreen ads

Symantec has always been pro-active when it comes to checking out all kinds of malware and adware. It may not track all viruses available...
Kaspersky CamScanner Malware

Malware on CamScanner spotted, app removed from Play Store

Most people in the Android community can't easily spot a malware but thank heavens for research firms that tell us what is out there....
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...

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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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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...