crypto

Google has a new form of encryption called Adiantum that’s designed to bring storage encryption to cheaper Android devices without impacting performance. Currently, devices such as low-powered Android Go smartphones, smart watches, and Televisions fall below Google’s performance requirements for encryption. With Adiantum, Google says that every Android device can be encrypted, meaningRead More →

ASEF

Researchers discovered a new Android Trojan using a novel Accessibility-abusing technique that targets the official PayPal app, and is capable of bypassing PayPal’s two-factor authentication. There is a new Trojan preying on Android users, and it has some nasty tricks up its sleeve. First detected by ESET in November 2018,Read More →

andoid

Scammers are creating fake Android cryptocurrency mining apps and promoting them on the Google Store. The kicker is that these apps claim to mine cryptocurrency that can’t even be mined in the first place. Fortinet discovered these apps on the Google Play Store when they saw that the apps wereRead More →

andoid

Security researchers found an emerging malware-as-a-service threat from Russia that would allow cybercrooks to infect Android phones with malicious software and block users from running security solutions on their devices. The offering, called Black Rose Lucy, has a dashboard that shows simulated victims in Israel, France and Turkey. This led researchersRead More →