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2 popular malware-infected photo apps removed from Google Play Store

23 Sep 2019

2 popular malware-infected photo apps removed from Google Play Store

Despite ramping up the policies for screening and eliminating malicious apps, Google hasn't been able to curb the spread of malware-laced apps on Android phones.

Watch out! 29 camera apps found stealing photos

03 Feb 2019

Watch out! 29 camera apps found stealing photos

Once again, Google is being bashed for letting malicious apps slip into the Play Store.

9 million Android users downloaded fake, adware-packed apps: Details here

10 Jan 2019

9 million Android users downloaded fake, adware-packed apps: Details here

The problem of bad apps sneaking into Google Play Store is far from over.

Apps capable of stealing WhatsApp data detected on Play Store

06 Jan 2019

Apps capable of stealing WhatsApp data detected on Play Store

A spyware capable of stealing user data from smartphones, including WhatsApp data, has been flagged on the Google Play Store.

Beware! These Mac apps might be stealing your data

10 Sep 2018

Beware! These Mac apps might be stealing your data

Apple has long held a reputation of hosting only secure apps on its App Store.

This malware infects Facebook Messenger users to mine Monero, bitcoin-alternative

25 Dec 2017

This malware infects Facebook Messenger users to mine Monero, bitcoin-alternative

Tokyo-based cybersecurity giant Trend Micro has warned that a new cryptocurrency mining bot is spreading across the world fast through Facebook Messenger.

Android users beware! This malware records your calls and videos

22 Jul 2017

Android users beware! This malware records your calls and videos

A terrifying new ransomware is attacking Android smartphones that can secretly record users' activities, including calls, messages, audios, videos, etc.

French candidate Macron's campaign claims 'massive hack' ahead of elections

06 May 2017

French candidate Macron's campaign claims 'massive hack' ahead of elections

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's campaign said it has been the victim of a "massive hacking attack" that leaked campaign emails online.