Archives - Android Malware

Total Defense Mobile Security Scores A+, Ranked as Top Performer by AV-Comparatives

In the Android anti-virus test by dedicated to efficacy in protecting against the top 1,000 most common Android malware threats of 2016, Total Defense has been recognized as identifying 100% of the Android malware threats. Total Defense Mobile Security protects your mobile devices while you bank, shop, and connect on social networks. A smart […]

Microsoft tech support scams trick users into giving up sensitive information

Scammers have been producing fake technical support messages from Microsoft. 

How much evil can be swallowed?

A new Trojan was discovered, which is well hidden in a very encrypted and complicated code, and if that’s not enough, it penetrates few loopholes in the operating system and becomes impossible to remove! So what can be done? Android users, beware! A new Trojan horse, worse than all its predecessors all together, is starting […]

Android Malware adopts reflections

In our earlier blogs, we have highlighted how Android Malware authors are quickly adopting various tricks from the age-old and vast pool of desktop Malware tricks. In this blogpost, we will talk about one such trick which is an adoption from desktop malware. While processing a recent bunch of malware collections, we have noticed heavy […]

Android Social Engineering Threats in the Spotlight

In all of our earlier blogs about the Android threats, we have highlighted the fact that user awareness is one of the most important factors to fight against the social engineering threats. Yesterday, a familiar Android threat was making news powered by a sound social engineering trick.  This blog looks at the differences/similarities of the […]