Google deletes Indian app that deleted Chinese apps

by Danny Bradbury Google has deleted an app from the Play Store that offered…


Fan vibrations can be used transmit data from air-gapped machines

by Danny Bradbury Those wacky researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the…


Bot creates millions of fake eyeballs to rip off smart-TV advertisers

by Lisa Vaas Researchers have uncovered the biggest connected-TV (CTV) ad…


Google removes Android VPN with ‘critical vulnerability’ from Play Store

by Danny Bradbury Google has removed an Android VPN program from the Google…


Thousands of Android apps contain undocumented backdoors, study finds

by John E Dunn What might some Android apps be quietly doing behind the…


No, Houseparty hasn’t hacked your phone and stolen your bank details

  by Paul Ducklin If you’re at home right now – and who isn’t? – then…


Android apps are snooping on your installed software

by Danny Bradbury Android apps are snooping on other software on your device…


Android malware uses coronavirus for sextortion/ransomware combo

by Paul Ducklin Late last week, researchers at network intelligence company…


VPN and ad-blocking apps are secretly grabbing user data

by Lisa Vaas A popular analytics platform has been secretly installing root…


One billion Android smartphones racking up security flaws

by John E Dunn How long do Android smartphones and tablets continue to…