Report: Huawei’s Android OS alternative 60% faster than Android

Report: Huawei’s Android OS alternative 60% faster than Android

Whether it will be called Ark OS or Oak OS globally is still a mystery, but Huawei’s Android alternative, dubbed HongMeng OS in China, is being…

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New Adware Found in 200+ Google Play Apps

New Adware Found in 200+ Google Play Apps

A new adware known as BeiTaAD was found embedded in 238 applications in the official Google Play store and have been installed by 440 million…

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Google Confirms Android Smartphone Security Backdoor

Google Confirms Android Smartphone Security Backdoor

Earlier this year, Forbes reported how a banking Trojan called Triada had been found on a bunch of brand new budget Android smartphones. Google has now confirmed…

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For two hours, a large chunk of European mobile traffic was rerouted through China

For two hours, a large chunk of European mobile traffic was rerouted through China

For more than two hours on Thursday, June 6, a large chunk of European mobile traffic was rerouted through the infrastructure of China Telecom, China’s…

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12k+ Android apps contain master passwords, secret access keys, secret commands

12k+ Android apps contain master passwords, secret access keys, secret commands

A comprehensive academic study published this week has discovered hidden backdoor-like behavior — such as secret access keys, master passwords, and secret commands — in…

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Spectre and Meltdown explained: A comprehensive guide for professionals

Spectre and Meltdown explained: A comprehensive guide for professionals

Staying up to date on Spectre and Meltdown can be challenging. This guide includes in-depth explanations about these uniquely dangerous security vulnerabilities and the best…

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New Attack Creates Ghost Taps On Modern Android Smartphones

New Attack Creates Ghost Taps On Modern Android Smartphones

Modern Android smartphones are susceptible to a new type of attack named “Tap ‘n Ghost” that can induce fake finger taps to take unwanted actions.…

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Libya-based hackers using coronavirus pandemic to spread mobile surveillance malware

Libya-based hackers using coronavirus pandemic to spread mobile surveillance malware

The drastic spread of coronavirus across the world has not stopped cybercriminals from exploiting fear to hack into devices. For months now, cybercriminals have used…

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Huawei Ark OS could be the name of Huawei’s Android replacement

Huawei Ark OS could be the name of Huawei’s Android replacement

Even though Huawei is closely working with Google on its ban, after its Android license was pulled as an effect of the U.S. ban, the…

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Russia Regularly Spoofs Regional GPS

Russia Regularly Spoofs Regional GPS

The nation is a pioneer in spoofing and blocking satellite navigation signals, causing more than 9,800 incidents in the past three years, according to an…

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