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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 […]

Malware forces phones to call 911

A recent cyberattack underscored the importance of smartphone security. 

Mobile devices malware detection by Cross-Feature Analysis

A new method for identification of mobile devices malware, which usually are not detected by the common detection methods, and uses advanced methods of machine learning. Cellular phones security is an intensively studied area by security companies and research institutions around the world since the release of G1 devices Android based operating system in 2009. […]

‘Red October’

For the last couple of months we have encouneterd multiple attacks coming in from a new cyber-spying group, which calls itself Rocra, AKA ‘Red October’. The findings are a bit worrisome, as evidence that this is a group that works for at least five years behind the scenes and without the knowledge of security companies, […]

QR Code: a channel to spread malware?

Not everyone knows what a QR Code is or how they can be used. A QR Code is a specific matrix barcode (or two-dimensional code), readable by dedicated QR barcode reader.  There are many QR Code Reader apps available today for camera phones. The code consists of black modules arranged in a square pattern on […]