Tag: Security

Google helps users avoid covid-19 online security scams by a website

Google launched a new website on Wednesday, focused on avoiding covid-19 related security scams. With the rise in online security scams related to covid‑19 pandemic , this site aims to… Read more »

Google’s latest Play Store update will protect you from exploitative apps

Google has announced a new Play Store update that will  protect them from certain exploitative apps. The update will combat “fleeceware” subscription apps, include new location data policies, and help… Read more »

BEWARE: Fake Covid-19 apps are spreading ransomware trojans

Web and mobile applications that track the spread of the Covid-19 virus outbreak are also loading ransomware trojans and trackers to snoop on users, according to cyber security firms. For… Read more »

Android Bluetooth Vulnerability Allowed Exploit Without User Interaction

Google has revealed a serious security flaw affecting its Android OS. As disclosed, a Bluetooth subsystem vulnerability affected the Android OS that could allow remote code execution on the target… Read more »

New ‘Strandhogg’ vulnerability targeting Android users

There’s a new Android vulnerability which has the best disguise of posing as legitimate apps. Security researchers from Promon have discovered the ‘Strandhogg’ vulnerability which has affected all Android versions… Read more »