Don’t Install Android Security Updates While Browsing the Web

Android_Notcompatible_Trojan

Surfing the web on Android is relatively safe, but a new threat tricks users into installing a trojan that calls itself a security update. Symantec┬ádiscovered┬áthe Android.Notcompatible threat this week, calling attention to the new threat of user-initiated drive by downloads. Malware is a problem on Android smartphones, but it is typically reserved for infected fake […]

5 Anti-Malware and Antivirus Apps To Keep Android Safe

mcafee android anti malware

Android smartphone popularity is growing, and along with the growth of the platform, we are seeing an uptick in Android malware attacks. McAfee reports that attacks on Android devices were up 76% this spring. The antivirus company found 44 specific attacks on Android devices, which range from trojans and viruses to apps that message premium […]