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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Apple Pledges Privacy, Beefs Up Security

Apple Pledges Privacy, Beefs Up Security

The company hits back at the data economy – and fellow tech giants Facebook and Google – by announcing its own single sign-on service. A…

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New Security Warning Issued For Google's 1.5 Billion Gmail And Calendar Users

New Security Warning Issued For Google’s 1.5 Billion Gmail And Calendar Users

Google’s Gmail email service is used by upwards of 1.5 billion people. The Google Calendar app, meanwhile, has been downloaded more than a billion times…

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35% of Zoom users fear data leaks amid the platform's security issues

35% of Zoom users fear data leaks amid the platform’s security issues

12% of users have reportedly stopped using Zoom altogether, the social platform Blind found. A Blind report, most recently updated Friday morning, found that 35%…

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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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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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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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Google fixes no-user-interaction bug in Android's Bluetooth component

Google fixes no-user-interaction bug in Android’s Bluetooth component

Google has patched this week a critical security flaw in Android’s Bluetooth component. If left unpatched, the vulnerability can be exploited without any user interaction…

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Android Users Beware: This Dangerous Menace Is Already Hiding On 43 Million Phones

Android Users Beware: This Dangerous Menace Is Already Hiding On 43 Million Phones

“This shows how hard it is for users to stay safe,” the CEO of mobile security firm Upstream warns. The company is about to publish a…

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