The TikTok Android app secretly tracked millions of users by collecting permanent device IDs in violation of Google's rules, a report says.
Kaspersky Safe Kids is the cheapest good option for monitoring Android, but Net Nanny is better for keeping an eye on Apple mobile devices.
Apps for Apple's iPhone have just as many security holes as their Android counterparts, says a security researcher who's examined both platforms.
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With a flagship-caliber camera, the latest version of Android and great battery life, the Pixel 3a rewrites the rules of what a midrange phone should be.
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Security researchers say 29 Android apps found in the Google Play store bombarded users with out-of-context adverts and were hard to uninstall.
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You'll soon be able to schedule downloads in Chrome, though you can test out the feature now if you're daring.
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A dangerous new Trojan can steal account and credit card info from more than 300 Android apps, researchers warn.
Politically motivated hackers in the Middle East have created a fully functional Android chat app that secretly spies on its users.
Cybercrooks are selling or giving away 15 billion usernames and passwords on underground marketplaces, researchers say.
Another 11 apps in Google Play were infected with the notorious Joker malware to sign users up for premium subscriptions.
More potentially dangerous adware has been found embedded in budget Android phones offered at low cost through the U.S. Lifeline Assistance program.
A significant number of new Android malware strains can't be removed by normal means, and Kaspersky warns that pre-installed adware only increases the risks of infection.
New Mac ransomware making the rounds gives victims 72 hours to cough up $50 -- and may steal their files anyway.
For more than a year, North Korean state-sponsored hackers have hacked into e-commerce websites worldwide to steal shoppers' credit-card numbers, researchers say.
Fast-growing fitness firm V Shred may have exposed the personal information of nearly 100,000 customers, trainers and others -- and much of this data is still online for anyone to access.
At least 25 malicious Android apps that amassed millions of downloads were designed to steal Facebook login credentials.
User information stolen from 14 different data breaches in 2020 is being sold to the highest bidder online.
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.
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A new Android flaw called Strandhogg 2.0 could let attackers spoof any legitimate app to steal passwords or spy on users.