Android

Facebook discovers new android malware connected to APT threat group

Facebook security researchers released their second quarter Adversarial Threat Report that confirms two APT groups using a new android malware dubbed Dracarys. Dubbed as ‘Bitter APT’ and ‘APT36’ the newly discovered groups are being used to populate Dracarys malware via Facebook(FB) platform mainly to collect personal information or befriend a person, without the knowledge of […]

Vulnerabilities on UNISOC Processors loaded Android Phones

All those who are using an Android phone running on a UNISOC chipset are being warned that their devices are vulnerable to remote attacks where the cyber crooks can block or intercept communications to manipulate thereafter. UNISOC is one of china’s mobile processor manufacturers and the component is used on millions of smartphones that are […]

What to do if your Android Phone gets lost

Sometimes because of bad luck or you can call it whatever, we lose our smartphone because of misplacement or when someone steals it. The very first thought that strikes our mind thereafter is what to do next? The first thing to do is to dial it and see if someone picks it up. And if […]

Google to use Apple iPhones and Android devices to block Phishing Attacks

Google has made it official that it is going to use Apple iPhones and Android Devices as physical devices that could help in preventing phishing attacks on users using its web services. The plan is to use the mobile phones as physical keys such as Titan Keys to eliminate any kind of man-in-the-middle-attacks. All these […]

Apple workers using Android phones to avoid snooping from bosses

Apple Inc’s workers who are working hourly have opted to use rival Android phones to prevent their bosses from snooping around them. And the move is said to give a major boost to the employees who are intending to unionize their jobs with the support from major national unions. On the condition of anonymity, an […]

Mediatek vulnerability in Android phones fixed

A serious vulnerability in MediaTek processors that could have allowed hackers to spy onto a targeted device has been fixed now. The technical flaw was detected in AI Processing Unit(APU) and Digital Signal Processor (DSP) and was having the potential of allowing a threat actor to eavesdrop on a user device and send media files […]

Blacklisted apps in corporate companies on Android and iOS devices

TikTok, that was developed by Chinese firm ByteDance has topped the list of most popular and downloaded apps worldwide in this year with over 57 million installs. And Douyin, a successor to the above stated Chinese short video app is also tagged as a global hit, as it has found a second place in the […]

All old Android phones to get the latest mobile security update from Google

Google has announced that it will roll out an additional security feature to all the smart phone devices operating on the Android 6 OS version and above in coming days. Yes, the company has rolled out a special privacy protection feature to all its devices that could block malware and malicious ad trackers from accessing […]

Check these must have security settings on Android Smart Phone

These days, all latest versions of Android phones come up with in-built protection that helps in keeping threats of any range at bay. But as not all are activated by default, it is the duty of the user to see if their device is tweaked with all basic security settings that are as follows- Screen […]

Know what audio files does Google Servers store from your Android Smartphones

Surely, of time, you might have used the AI voice assistant on your Google Android Smartphone. Some even have a habit of using it from time to time like for instance using it to check the weather, play latest music, know time or sports updates etc…. But do you know that all your queries asked […]

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