Android,malware

11.05.15
New strain of Android malware is 'virtually impossible' to remove
11.05.15

New strain of Android malware is 'virtually impossible' to remove

Most Android malware is bad enough, but new versions take advantage of root exploits to become so deeply embedded that even a factory reset won't get rid of them

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07.27.15
Android flaw lets attackers into your phone through MMS videos
07.27.15

Android flaw lets attackers into your phone through MMS videos

Attackers need only send a video through a text messaging app to compromise your phone.

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05.21.15
The NSA tried to use app stores to send malware to targets
05.21.15

The NSA tried to use app stores to send malware to targets

It shouldn't come as a surprise to hear that the NSA worked on iOS and Android malware meant to ca...

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03.19.15
IBM tech finds virus-laden apps before they reach your phone
03.19.15

IBM tech finds virus-laden apps before they reach your phone

Mobile malware is bad enough by itself, but it's a nightmare at work -- one infection could put ev...

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02.03.15
Sneaky ad-spewing apps land on millions of Android devices
02.03.15

Sneaky ad-spewing apps land on millions of Android devices

As a rule, rogue Android apps don't last long on Google Play -- either Google catches them quickly...

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10.01.14
New spyware targets Hong Kong protesters' phones
10.01.14

New spyware targets Hong Kong protesters' phones

Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have more to worry about than they thought -- someone is gunn...

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06.24.14
Google's Sundar Pichai rebuts accusation that Android is a "toxic hellstew" of vulnerabilities, likens Apple to Mercedes Benz
06.24.14

Google's Sundar Pichai rebuts accusation that Android is a "toxic hellstew" of vulnerabilities, likens Apple to Mercedes Benz

With Google's I/O conference set to get underway on Wednesday, Bloomberg Businessweek earlier toda...

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