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Check your apps! Malicious mobile game caught stealing sensitive data

It's no secret that Google has had a history of problems when it comes to vetting apps that make their way into the Play...
Happening Now July 1, 2019

Check your phone for malware and bad downloads lurking in your apps

We're constantly warning you to not download apps from third-party stores. With stringent safety protocols, it's more secure to get apps from the Google...
Tips November 30, 2017

More than 1,000 apps found hiding spyware!

This is frightening! Over one thousand apps could actually be spying on you. If you've downloaded apps from this particular developer, someone could be...
Happening Now August 12, 2017

Two-stage spyware attacks triggered by malicious apps

Before you download another app, you have to read this! A dangerous new malware has just been discovered that's infecting tablets and smartphones. If...
Happening Now July 30, 2017

Malicious apps found spying on your private text messages

Around 500,000 people have downloaded these apps, believing they were trustworthy. But, it's now been discovered these dangerous apps are actually carrying malware. If...
Happening Now July 28, 2017

36 million phones infected by stealthy malware

Nearly 50 malicious apps have been hiding in the app store for over a year, and were only just recently discovered. That means millions...
Happening Now May 30, 2017

Watch out for fake "ransomware blocking" apps - They're scams!

These apps promise to protect your gadget from malware, but that's the last thing they'll do. Once installed, your phone or tablet will be...
Happening Now May 29, 2017

Malicious apps infecting millions of smartphones and tablets!

This is scary! Over 50 malicious apps have been found in the app store, and they're infecting millions of devices. Is one of these...
Happening Now April 26, 2017

Ransomware infected app hitting smartphones now!

Hackers are targeting smartphones with a scary new form of ransomware. Imagine starting up your phone and finding a message that threatened to sell...
Happening Now January 26, 2017

Warning! Fake Netflix app lets hackers read your texts and take X-rated pictures

The real Netflix app has over 44 million subscribers. Is that the one you downloaded? A fake app that looks legitimate is actually a...
Happening Now January 26, 2017
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