Google is cracking down on apps with 'disruptive' ads
It removed nearly 600 apps that had been installed more than 4.5 billion times.
Microsoft’s Defender security software is coming to iOS and Android
It’s available for Linux today.
Android security flaw lets attackers send malware over Bluetooth
There is a patch, but not everyone can get it.
Sneaky tactics lead to millions of malware-laden Android app downloads
The apps used a new workaround to skirt Google’s security testing.
Google pulls Android app with 100 million users after it spread malware
CamScanner is no longer available in the Google Play Store.
WhatsApp call exploit let attackers slip spyware on to phones
A human rights lawyer was among the targets.
Google report details the ongoing fight against bad Android apps
The company released its annual Android security report today.
Two thirds of Android antivirus apps don't work properly
Some even labeled themselves as viruses.
Over a dozen iPhone apps talked to a known malware server
The apps themselves appeared to be safe, but might have been risky later.