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Android Has 47 Times More Malware Than iOS According to Apple CEO

CEO of Apple, Tim Cook has said that Android has significantly more malware than iOS and that "sideloading" smartphone apps is something "not in the best interest of users." Virtually speaking at the VivaTech 2021 conference in Paris, France, on...

5 Steps to Protect Yourself and Employees from Android-Based Cyber Threats

While nearly 9 in 10 companies not only allow but actually rely on their employees to access critical business apps using their personal devices, according to a recent Fortinet Threat Landscape Report, Android-based malware now represents 14% of all cyber threats. In...

Click-Fraud Malware Found in More than 50 Play Store Apps

Researchers at Check Point have identified an auto-clicker malware family operating within Google's Play Store, via BetaNews. The malware known as Tekya commits mobile ad fraud by imitating the actions of a user, clicking ads and banners from ad agencies...

Android Users Beware: 40% of Smartphones Could Be At Risk

Which?, a consumer watchdog, has found that more than 1 billion Android devices are potentially vulnerable to attack - simply because they are running an older version of the OS. My Broadband reports that researchers found 40% of Android users...

No platform is immune to ransomware

Sophos has announced a report that recaps ransomware and other cybersecurity trends based on data collected from the company's customer computers worldwide during April 1 to Oct 3, 2017. The SophosLabs 2018 Malware Forecast indicates that while ransomware predominately...

Have mobile device, will get hacked – without the right protection

Hackers have declared war on Android devices. This is evident with the increasing number of attacks seen in the last month, most recently with the fake versions of the Instagram Android app, which sends background SMS messages to premium...

Android under fire

When you think of viruses, spyware, and other security threats, you probably think of your PC. After all, that’s where the majority of these kinds of attacks take place. But malware on your mobile phone or even your tablet is...
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Ericsson & MTN Collaborate for Digital Skills & Sustainability

Ericsson and MTN Group have unveiled a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2024 in...
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