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Mobile viruses are rapidly evolving, and in the first half of 2013, their number an increase of 180 percent 180%. According to experts of the German anti-virus company G Data, for the first 6 months of this year, it was discovered more than 519 thousand new malicious programs for the Android, while in the second […]

Antivirus companies warned of a new program, the blackmailer, presenting itself as a legitimate Android-app for removing malicious software. As reported in the anti-virus company Symantec, the new code infects users’ mobile devices and impersonating antivirus. However, unlike in the present anti-virus, this development is contrary introducing malicious code on users’ devices. In Symantec say […]

Mobile devices have made it easier for business owners to transact business while on the go. However, mobile devices have an inherent risk to them. For one, nobody has much experience with the use of these devices. For instance, the world has had over half a century to secure the PC. In spite of this, […]

Zero-day vulnerability in Samsung’s Find My Mobile service allows you to remotely lock the user smartphone. If an attacker exploits the zero-day vulnerability in Samsung’s ‘Find My Mobile’ service, then the hacker can remotely lock, unlock and ring the phone. Vulnerability affects all smartphones Samsung, what support the web service Find My Phone.

Clones and compromised legitimate apps are a concern for mobile users Cybercriminals continue to attack mobile phones through new and devious tactics, using both malicious clones and legitimate apps as bait. We’ve stepped into the technologically advanced future that we grew up hearing about for quite some time now and so far it has been […]

Identity theft has become a serious problem in an increasing number of areas.

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 […]

Hacking Team Remote Control System: Spy Software “Galileo” can hack any mobile devices Hackers from Italy said that they could hack any smartphone. There is a tool in the software market, that can spy the owners of devices running iOS, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, as well as Mac and PC. Italian hackers from Hacking Team […]

The world leader vendor in the field of Security, CompTIA has just released two new security certifications, one of which is CompTIA Mobile App Security+ Certification. Mobile App Security+ Certification – ADR-001 This newly launched certification by CompTIA is planned to validate the understanding and skills of developers in the field of IT to professionally […]

They keep getting more devious every year – and yet more subtle and creative. We’re talking about Malware Scams, and this article will round up the worse of the worst that surfaced this year. And you’ll be surprised to learn that most commonly, it’s you who unwittingly lets the devil into your computer. Yes, getting […]