Android Privacy Issues Were Discovered in a New Study

A UK team of researchers has carried out a study discovering some Android privacy issues related to Android smartphones. Huawei Android devices, Realme, Xiaomi, and Samsung represented the experts’ focus…

Amnesty Intl. accuses Indian cyber security firm of spyware attacks

According to Amnesty International, it found evidence that attackers testing the spyware were using the IP address of Indian cyber security firm Innefu Labs. Amnesty International has accused an Indian…

How Can You Use A VPN On Netflix?

To watch Netflix securely and unlock its international catalog, you just need a reliable VPN – Let’s dig deeper. Netflix is one of the leading streaming platforms that has over…

TangleBot Android malware hijacks phone to steal login credentials

TangleBot Android malware is delivered through smishing and is currently targeting users in Canada and the US disguised as information about COVID-19 vaccination. It is a fact that SMS messages…

Android flubot malware installs itself by faking security update

The security update is obviously phony but looks authentic that can deceive users into installing Flubot malware on their devices. New Zealand’s Computer Emergency Response Team (Cert NZ) has issued…

GriftHorse Android malware hit 10 millions devices in 70 countries

GriftHorse malware uses malicious apps to subscribe victims to premium services that cost them $42 (£30 –€36) per month. The IT security researchers at Zimperium Labs have reported an Android…

Apple Pay with VISA Allows Malicious Actors to Force Payments on Locked iPhone Devices

The researchers from the University of Birmingham and the University of Surrey discovered the fact that iPhone devices are able to confirm transactions under certain conditions. Unfortunately, it can be…

The ‘privacy by design’ approach for mobile apps: why it’s not enough

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Dusty-Lee Donnelly, University of KwaZulu-Natal The mobile apps installed on our smartphones are one of the biggest threats to our digital privacy. They are capable of…

What is Pegasus? A cybersecurity expert explains how the spyware invades phones and what it does when it gets in

Padlokr –  Padlokr –  Bhanukiran Gurijala, West Virginia University End-to-end encryption is technology that scrambles messages on your phone and unscrambles them only on the recipients’ phones, which means anyone…

TangleBot Malware Reaches Deep into Android Device Functions

Threat Post –  Threat Post –  The mobile baddie grants itself access to almost everything, enabling spying, data-harvesting, stalking and fraud attacks, among others. An Android malware called TangleBot has…