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Malicious Minecraft apps affect 600,000 Android Users

Malicious Minecraft apps affect 600,000 Android Users

May 25, 2015Mohit Kumar
So you love Minecraft ? You might want to be very careful before downloading the cheats for the popular Minecraft game from Google Play ...
Android Malware Can Spy On You Even When Your Mobile Is Off

Android Malware Can Spy On You Even When Your Mobile Is Off

February 20, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have unearthed a new Android Trojan that tricks victims into believing they have switched their device off while it...
DroidStealth — Android Encryption Tool with Stealth Capabilities

DroidStealth — Android Encryption Tool with Stealth Capabilities

February 13, 2015Swati Khandelwal
We all have Internet-connected smartphones in our pockets, but it’s very hard to find a place on Internet to feel secure and private. No...
Hackers Can Remotely Install Malware Apps to Your Android Device

Hackers Can Remotely Install Malware Apps to Your Android Device

February 12, 2015Wang Wei
Security researchers have warned of a pair of vulnerabilities in the Google Play Store that could allow cyber crooks to install and lau...
Hacking Gmail App with 92 Percent Success Rate

Hacking Gmail App with 92 Percent Success Rate

August 23, 2014Mohit Kumar
A group of security researchers has successfully discovered a method to hack into six out of seven popular Smartphone apps, including Gm...
SandroRAT — Android Malware that Disguises itself as "Kaspersky Mobile Security" App

SandroRAT — Android Malware that Disguises itself as "Kaspersky Mobile Security" App

August 04, 2014Mohit Kumar
Researchers have warned users of Android devices to avoid app downloads from particularly unauthorized sources, since a new and sophist...
Facebook releases 'Conceal' API for Android developers to Encrypt data on Disk

Facebook releases 'Conceal' API for Android developers to Encrypt data on Disk

February 06, 2014Mohit Kumar
Many Smartphone applications support, installation or app data storage to an external SD Card, that can be helpful in saving space on ...
Vulnerability in Android 4.3 allows apps to Remove Device Locks, POC app released

Vulnerability in Android 4.3 allows apps to Remove Device Locks, POC app released

December 02, 2013Mohit Kumar
In September, Google added the remote Device locking Capability to its Android Device Manager , allowing users to lock their phone if it’s ...
Security weakness in Android App SSL Implementations

Security weakness in Android App SSL Implementations

October 19, 2012Mohit Kumar
The most common approach to protect data during communication on the Android platform is to use the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) or Transp...
Fake Lookout android app stealing your SMS and MMS messages

Fake Lookout android app stealing your SMS and MMS messages

October 19, 2012Mohit Kumar
Android’s App store is currently facing a new dilemma as its security has been compromised once again. Researchers from security firm Trus...
French Android Malware writer Arrested for stealing $653700

French Android Malware writer Arrested for stealing $653700

October 19, 2012Mohit Kumar
A French hacker has been arrested for spreading a virus through fake smartphone applications. Prosecutors say he stole tiny sums from 17...
FBI Warning : New Malware attacking Android smartphones

FBI Warning : New Malware attacking Android smartphones

October 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
Users should be aware that Cyber criminals are finding new ways to install malicious software on devices. The latest threat to Android p...
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