Tag Archives: Android

Ads on Android Claims Fake Update That Install Unwanted Application

Mobile devices may contain personal information and important details for users and this attract cyber-criminal to exploit vulnerabilities on smartphones and install their malwares. Armando Orozco on Malwarebytes have posted a new entry over this week that targets Android system.

Smartphone Security: Android vs. iOS

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When first powering up a new notebook or desktop computer, the first thing a security-savvy person does is make sure security is set up and working. Those who would steal information, use your computer as a launching pad for malicious

drozer- security and attack framework for Android

Android becomes a popular platform for developers and we see an increasing number of applications running on mobile devices that support this system. Technology have rapidly changed and security tools for making the assessment are also increasing.  drozer is a

Fake World Cup 2014 Apps Spreading Malwares

Security researchers at TrendMicro have spotted some fake applications that are used by cybercriminals. These malicious apps themed with the world cup running at the moment in Brazil. The applications are hosted on third party stores and targeting smartphones and

Significant Malware Increase detected by Pandalabs

PandaLabs has published the Q1 report for malware statistics. According to the report there is an increase in the malicious activity over this quarter. In this three months there are more than 15 million of new sample of malwares that

APKinspector- Tool to Analyze Android applications

APKinspector is another open source project that comes to reverse and analyze Android applications. project owners have created a graphical interface to allow visualizing the structure of the application modules this will make security analysts select the good Android application

Download Google Play application Without an Account

Installing application on your smartphone or tablet may contain a security risk. The idea that we have several sources for applications and this allow attacker to create fake packages that can be used to infect victim devices. Google play can