Apple and Samsung

Apple and Samsung Fined for Reducing the Functionality of Some Old SmartPhones

As a result of a very long investigation, the Italian Competition Authority AGCM fined Samsung 5 million and Apple 10 million euros for contested practices. According to ACGM, both the companies released firmware updates for mobile phones that cause serious...
Android antivirus

138 Android Anti Virus Apps are Frauds in Play Store – Only 23 Apps...

Recent In-depth analysis against Android Antivirus in Google play store reveals that, 138 Android antivirus products are completely fake and potentially harmful to Android users. AV-Comparatives research team performed the effectiveness of antimalware programs...
ad fraud scheme

8 Popular apps With More Than 2 Billion Downloads Caught in Massive Ad Fraud...

Eight apps in Google play with more than 2 billion downloads caught abusing user permissions to generate ad revenue. Among the eight apps such as malicious apps, seven apps owned a Chinese company called company Cheetah Mobile and another app...

New Android Malware “BasBanke” Steal Financial Data Such as Credentials & Credit/Debit Card Numbers

Researchers discovered a new Android Malware called "BasBanke" targeting Brazilian users to steals financial related sensitive data such as credentials and credit/debit card numbers. BasBanke Malware continuously infects users since 2018 Brazilian elections using...
Black Rose Lucy

Malware-as-a-Service – New Black Rose Lucy Malware Targets Android Devices With a Special Logic...

Malware-as-a-Service(MaaS) is a practice in which the attackers puts the malware for sale allows anyone with little technical knowledge can launch an attack. Checkpoint research team uncovered the new MaaS product, Black Rose Lucy, developed by Russian speaking team dubbed...

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