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The world is becoming a planet of Android smartphones, and the users are very keen to use the instant messaging applications on their digital devices. The social media application is playing a pivotal role to connect the whole world within the single Android mobile phone device. The modern technology in the shape of smartphones is […]

Cell-phone, especially smart-phone, has become a vital part of our lives and we can’t seem to even start our day without it. The digital era that we live in today demands us to stay on the go and hence smart-phones have become an essential extension of our ‘self’. Where the worldwide sales and usage of […]

New Android Critical Vulnerabilities 1. CVE-2015-1538 Exploit for Android is Now Available for Testing Purposes This exploit has several caveats. First, it is not a generic exploit. Zimperium Team only tested it to work on a single device model. Zimperium Team tested this exploit on a Nexus running Android 4.0.4. Also, due to variances in […]

Major Android Bug is a Privacy Disaster The vulnerability allows to intercept the current session cookies and gain complete control over the user’s session. In the Metasploit (popular among security researchers a set of tools for penetration testing), appeared a new module that allows to exploit a dangerous vulnerability in a 75% of all smartphones […]

5 Ways To Secure Your Next Android App Android security has become a hot button issue among Android users and developers alike. While the Android platform does offer significantly more freedom when compared to iOS, BlackBerry and Microsoft operating systems, this freedom has a trade off; Android devices and applications have often been seen as […]

According to Kaspersky Lab’s analysis report, in 2013, the number of malware for Android has reached its absolute peak. In late January 2014 in the Google Play experts found 200 thousand unique samples of malicious software for mobile platforms. For the Android platform, there are over 10 million malicious applications, noted Kaspersky Lab experts, in […]

Do I need antivirus for android? Android phones have leaped to new heights in the phone business, and cover a majority of the mobile market share. Anti-virus software for android has also drawn some attention with the increased number of mobile phones. Whether Android phones genuinely need anti-virus, a debate is on. There is a […]

Malware is becoming an increasingly difficult issue to tackle for the Android operating system, but there are still ways that Android users can protect themselves. Many of the malware issues that are plaguing Android are fairly easy to detect and avoid, provided that you know what they are looking for. 1. Fake Utilities There are […]

The possibility of infiltration by malware on android phones remains real. Antivirus applications were touted as possible solutions for attacks on android gadgets. However, their effectiveness remains a debatable question. One of the reasons for this uncertainty is that malwares are mostly packaged, albeit under camouflage, with apps that you choose to install because you […]

Introduction to the phenomenon: Virtual private network plays an important role to connect remote offices and also provide security to the data. As an extension the VPN in public helps us deal with IP addresses in public as well as other places. The data can be sent anywhere under the protection of the private network […]