The University of California, San Francisco paid $1.14 million to criminals to unlock files encrypted by ransomware.
A new ransomware strain mimics Canada's official Covid-19 contact-tracing app, but there's now a decryptor tool available.
A new Android flaw called Strandhogg 2.0 could let attackers spoof any legitimate app to steal passwords or spy on users.
Russian crooks are targeting people throughout the Western world with sophisticated Android spyware that can take total control of your phone.
You don't need to lose your Google Play Music account uploads and playlists. Here's how to bring them into the future.
ProtonVPN has added its Smart Protocol feature to its Android app to automatically evade network blocks.
You can steal a friend or co-worker's WhatsApp account by knowing only their phone number. Here's how to stop it from happening to you.
A bogus Android coronavirus-tracking app leads to a possible iPhone spyware campaign on cryptocurrency apps.
A bizarre new scam offers to sell you a 'coronavirus safety mask,' but you have to sideload a dodgy Android app first.
FaceTime’s a great way to video chat — if you’re using one of Apple’s devices. But there are plenty of FaceTime alternatives that offer video and voice chat capabilities to Android users, too.
Apps like Google Authenticator are great for security, but not if you're running them on an outdated iOS or Android phone.
Found your own mega-corporation, run a brewery and more with these tycoon games that simulate real-world businesses on your smartphone.
Cameo, the popular app that lets you pay celebrities to record short shout-out videos, is overrun with security flaws.
Excel, Word and PowerPoint, and a bunch of mobile productivity features, have been sorted into Microsoft Office app.
Take control of your TV or smart appliances with these remote control apps for your Android smartphone or tablet.
Facebook seems to be testing a Dark Mode for its Android app, judging by reports from Android users.
Sophos exposed two dozen apps for charging customers exorbitant fees after free trial — and deleting app doesn't help.
Ever find yourself wondering what song is playing? These mobile apps can recognize song and help you identify the music around you.
Malware called xHelper is infecting thousands of Android phones, and on some of them, it can't be removed.
Many Android flashlight apps take so many system permissions that they can do almost anything on your phone.
Popular Android app with 100 million downloads was infected with a backdoor sometime in its lifecycle.
An Android app that promises Samsung firmware updates isn't actually from Samsung and shows lots of ads.