Tag: malware

Google Play Protect fails again in extensive security testing

There have been instances in the past where Play Store has been bypassed by malicious apps only to be found wanted later on by...

Over 500,000 Huawei smartphones infected with malware joker

The joker malware was first reported on Google Play Store and accounting for many apps being pushed out of the app store for being...

APKPure app marred with malicious adware, new version released

The unofficial app store for Android platform, APKPure that allows users to download and use Android apps not available on Google Play, has been...
Gigaset Android Phone Malware Trojan

Gigaset Android phones receive malware posing as software update

Remember Gigaset? The Android phone maker released the Gigaset QV830 and QV1030 Android tablets back in 2013. It then entered the smartphone market with...
Android System Update Malware March 2021

Latest Android malware presents itself as a fake ‘System Update’

Another week, another malware. We're not saying malware is everywhere and is always attacking. There is a much bigger virus the world is facing...

Trusted Barcode Scanner app turns into malware post update

Google Play Store has proactively full-proofed its protection mechanisms for apps that are hosted on the platform. That said hackers are at times one...

Malware attack targets NoxPlayer emulator users in Asia

In a recent development, an unknown hacker group has got hold of the popular Android emulator NoxPlayer to insert malware on victim’s devices in...

WAPDropper Android malware slyly enrolls victims to premium services

WAP fraud gained popularity in the late 2000s and the early part of 2010 but eventually died out with the advent of modern smartphones....

Avast reports 21 more gaming apps with hidden adware

When you’re bored and just want to download more gaming apps on your smartphone, there are times when you don’t know that the game...

Windows spyware GravityRAT hits back: Can infect Android, MacOS now

GravityRAT, a malware that was previously known for spying on Windows devices has now been identified to be infecting Android and macOS devices. The...

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...

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Motorola Edge 2021

Motorola Edge 2021 officially announced, more details here

Motorola has officially announced the new Motorola Edge 2021. It’s another higher mid-range smartphone that offers decent mobile performance, thanks to the premium specs....

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Google brings improvements to driving mode, Android Auto

Whether you drive with your smartphone on the dashboard or if you have Android Auto on your infotainment system, Google is bringing several changes...