Google Play Protect aims to block malicious apps

Apps and games are ridiculously popular, but unfortunately they can be used as a means to get malicious software onto a smartphone or tablet. Google has been working to keep that kind of software away from users for some time, but today they are taking yet another step towards the ultimate goal of keeping Android devices safe. […]

Dvmap Malware Injects Malicious Code Into System Files

Malware in the mobile space has finally made the leap into full-on code injection, thanks to Dvmap. Found by Kapersky, Dvmap is believed to be the very first malware for Android to ever hide a malicious payload, and then unleash it and directly inject it into a device’s system files. This is accomplished through clever […]

This malicious video is causing iOS devices to freeze; but there’s a fix

This malicious video is causing iOS devices to freeze; but there’s a fix The malicious link appears to affect only the iOS platform — iOS 5 onwards. iPhones running the newest iOS 10.2.3 beta version are said to power off and continue to show the spinning wheel indefinitely. Although it is not clear why the […]