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Top Story: Warning! Nasty malware resurfaces, and it's scarier than ever

Remember Stagefright? This scary form of malware is making a comeback, and you need to be worried about it. Find out how a security...
Happening Now August 1, 2016

Top Story: Worst Android security bug in history is back - 275 million gadgets at risk

The Stagefright security bug was a huge embarrassment for Google when it struck the company's 1 billion Android device in two separate attacks last...
Happening Now March 22, 2016

Android update fixes 7 critical flaws

Google has been issuing Android Security Bulletins on a monthly basis since August. That came on the heels of a few serious security flaws...
Happening Now February 2, 2016

Android has a serious bug that looks a lot like Stagefright

You might remember the major Android flaw that hit in 2015 called Stagefright. In its various versions it affected just about every Android gadget in...
Happening Now January 6, 2016

87% of Android phones are open to known hacking attacks

If you remember, we told you over the summer that Google and Android developers had agreed to issue monthly security patches, to ensure that...
Happening Now October 15, 2015

Google just fixed Stagefright 2.0, but you probably can't get it yet

Just last week, we told you about Stagefright 2.0. This is the second round of the Android flaw discovered back in April that lets hackers...
Happening Now October 6, 2015

Every Android gadget at risk from new security flaw

You might remember a few months ago we told you about a huge flaw in Android called Stagefright. It let hackers run malicious code...
Happening Now October 1, 2015

Android releases the first of monthly scheduled security updates

Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle and many other software companies put out security updates like clockwork. With the exception of emergency patches, security bugs get fixed...
Happening Now September 11, 2015

Do you still have the Android text hacking bug?

Stagefright is one of the biggest threats ever to Android smartphones. This malware, which takes over your smartphone with just one text message, affects...
Happening Now August 28, 2015

That crucial Android patch was a bust. Google releases a second one

Stagefright is the really serious Android bug that lets hackers take over your phone with a text message. It affects almost a billion phones,...
Happening Now August 14, 2015
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