Archives - Mobile Malware


Is your Android AV software putting you at risk?

Android is the world’s most popular consumer operating system, powering billions of phones, tablets and other internet-connected devices. Since its earliest days, though, the OS has had a reputation for being less secure than its primary competitor, Apple iOS. The main reasons behind this perception have included the extensive permissions in the Android API that […]

Total Defense Detects 100% of Mobile Malware in AV-Comparatives Tests

Total Defense Mobile Security has been rated at the highest level by the prestigious test lab AV-Comparatives, identifying 100% of the android malware threats with zero false positives in recent testing. AV-Comparatives is an independent test lab, known for rigorous testing of security software. AV-Comparatives downloaded 250 anti-malware apps from the Google Play Store then […]

On this day in history – the first computer worm to infect mobile phones

June 15, 2004: Caribe or Cabir is a computer worm that is designed to infect mobile phones that run Symbian OS. It is the first computer worm that can infect mobile phones. When a phone is infected with Cabir, the message “Caribe” is displayed on the phone’s display, and is displayed every time the phone […]

How to enjoy stress-free online banking

Online banking is a very convenient service for millions of account holders. At the same time, it needs to be handled with care.

Is your smartphone safe?

5 things you need to know before connecting to public Wi-Fi

Thinking of connecting to a public Wi-Fi network? Here’s what you need to know first.

What does a properly secured smartphone look like?

Protecting your smartphone is absolutely essential these days.