Scam Alert: Phishing Emails Target Shoppers with Post-Holiday Offer!

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The holiday shopping season may be over, but scammers aren’t calling it quits yet. Con artists are sending phony emails and texts that look like messages from major retailers instructing you to redeem reward points accrued during your holiday shopping. Just hit delete on these phishing messages! How the Scam Works You receive an unsolicited…Read More

Uninstall ‘CamScanner’ App Right Now – Even Google removed it from Play Store!

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With over 100 million installs, CamScanner is one of the most popular scanning apps on the Play Store. That didn’t matter much to Google, which removed the app from the Play Store due to malicious code discovered. According to security firm Kaspersky, the malicious code was spotted in several CamScanner updates published between June and…Read More

‘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

After WannaCry, it’s Judy now: malware hides in apps, infects 36.5million devices

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There’s a new piece of Android malware on the loose and it’s a doozy. Originally discovered by researchers at Check Point last week, the malware has been dubbed “Judy” and is potentially one of the most widely spread pieces of Android malware we’ve seen to date. It’s currently believed that upwards of 36.5 million Android…Read More

About 8400 New Android Malware Files Are Discovered Every Day

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It is not a hidden fact that Android is not the safest mobile platform and that its open nature, which is also considered to be one of its biggest strengths, often gives room for vulnerabilities that can be exploited and compromise users’ security. G Data antivirus software firm has now discovered that the malware-infected applications…Read More