Tag Archives: Android

26 Android phones pre-infected with spyware

G Data a German based security company have found that many popular Android smartphone are sold with a shipped spyware for tracking users activity. The malware is hidden on the device with a legitimate application such as Facebook or Google Drive

Smalisca – Static Code Analysis for Smali files

Studying the application and learning more about what it is really doing on the system is very important. Android applications are similar to any other application that may include suspicious and malicious software. If you are looking to investigate this

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

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