Security news that informs and inspires

Archive

25 results for tag Android:

New Android Ransomware Variant Shows Constant Evolution

A new Android ransomware strain known as MalLocker.B is using new techniques to persist and evade defenses.

Ransomware, Android

Cybercrime Victims Are Not Calling the Police

Ransomware, business email compromise, and social engineering are among the top threats facing organizations, but the magnitude of the problem is not well-understood, Europol said in its threat assessment report.

Android, Malware

New Security Tools Added to Google’s Advanced Protection

Google is turning on its Play Protect app scanning feature automatically and changing which apps can be installed on Android devices associated with Advanced Protection Program accounts.

Google, Android

Changes in Kernel Code Created New Security Bugs in Android Devices

Code changes intended to prevent attacks can wind up creating even more security issus, Google Project Zero warned.

Android

Serious Bluetooth Flaw Fixed in Android Update

Google has patched a critical Bluetooth flaw in Android that could give an attacker control of a vulnerable device without any user interaction.

Android, Google