‘Agent Smith’ Malware has replaced Android apps code on 25 million devices

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No, we haven’t just dropped into the Matrix and no, Keanu Reeves, although breath-taking, won’t save you from the Agent Smith Malware. A new strain of Android malware has infected 25 million devices and modified legitimate apps with a malicious ads module, according to a report by the security company Check Point. The malware doesn’t…Read More

WhatsApp’s Forwarding Feature is Set to Change on Your Phone!!!

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Instant messaging app WhatsApp has started rolling out its recently spotted “Forwarding Info” feature that tells users how many times a message is being forwarded. The feature was spotted in the beta version of Android app version 2.19.87 and is soon expected to roll out to the non-beta users as well. As of now, WhatsApp…Read More

WhatsApp is Testing ‘Suspicious Link Indicator’ Feature

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WhatsApp about to combat spam, spoofing and phishing on its platform. WhatsApp had recently started testing the Suspicious Link Indicator feature in Android beta version 2.18.204. However, the testing was limited to a small number of beta users which was rolled out to all users on Android beta starting from version 2.18.221. Along with this, WhatsApp has…Read More

Beware! Cryptocurrency Botnet Spreads Rapidly Through Android Devices

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As often as we hear stories of regulation and clampdowns, we’re now hearing more of hacks and malware. A new incursion is discovered on an almost weekly basis now as cyber-criminals edge away from ransomware and into cryptocurrency mining malware. The latest detection was made by Chinese security researchers who uncovered an Android-based mining worm….Read More