Generally speaking, lockscreen ransomware ranks on the not-so-sophisticated end of the malware spectrum. As noted by Information Age, this type of ransomware can be a mere “nuisance” when confined to a single PC or laptop. When it comes...
September was another huge month for mobile security news. Headlines included new security features for Android devices and the launch of a $12,000 phone.
Windows Trojan DualToy, which had previously infected Windows PCs exclusively, branched out to attack Android and iOS devices connected to PCs via USB.
August saw many shifts in the mobile security landscape, including several new launches, threats and other snippets providing insight into upcoming trends.
The IBM X-Force Application Security Research Team discovered a previously undocumented vulnerability in older versions of Nexus 5X's Android images.
Here are seven important pieces of information to know about Android 7.0, the latest operating system released by the company for its mobile devices.
Quadrooter, a set of four privilege escalation vulnerabilities, allows attackers to access user data by exploiting flawed Qualcomm chips.
It has been an eventful July for mobile security, with news regarding "Pokemon Go," smartwatches, IBM MaaS360's ISO 27001 certification and more.
The IBM X-Force AppSec Research Team has discovered a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in MIUI, the flavor of Android developed by Xiaomi.
A security researcher discovered that the Qualcomm-made chips at the center of Android encryption can be exploited in a sophisticated attack.