Category: App security

App security, Applications

Thousands of Android and iOS Apps are leaking your data

March 5, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Surprise, surprise—your data may be compromised. A top private mobile security company called Zimperium analyzed over 1.3 million apps on both iOS and Android-running systems, and the results were rather disturbing. Nearly 84,000 Android apps and 47,000 iOS apps were […]

App security, Applications

How to protect your smartphone with a VPN

March 4, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Alright, so you are thinking about routing your connection through a VPN. Either to get privacy and anonymity on the Net or to be able to view location-locked content. Did you know that you can set up a VPN connection […]

App security, Applications

This dangerous ransomware is using a new trick to encrypt your network

March 3, 2021

Via: ZDnet

A new version of Ryuk ransomware is equipped with an additional worm-like capability to spread itself around infected networks, potentially making it even more dangerous than it was before. Ryuk is one of the most prolific forms of ransomware, with […]

App security, Applications

Security breach on Clubhouse app

February 25, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Clubhouse, an app that provides audio-only chatrooms for free, has gone viral in the App Store over the last few weeks. It is currently only available for Apple users, although preparations to launch the Android version of the application are […]

App Review, App security, Applications

15 Best App Lock Programs For Android to Ensure Your Privacy

February 23, 2021

Via: CellularNews

Ensuring privacy online is never an easy thing. But nowadays, there are already a number of methods to somehow address it. This includes getting yourself app lock programs to keep people from invading your privacy or getting vault apps to […]

App security, Applications

Clubhouse ups security protection following hack worries

February 22, 2021

Via: Tech Radar

Audio-chat social network app Clubhouse is experiencing further security woes after it was revealed that an attacker was stealing live audio data from the platform. The revelation raises serious privacy concerns for users of the invitation-only app, which has seen […]

App Review, App security, Applications

Microsoft Edge is getting even safer for some users

February 17, 2021

Via: Tech Radar

Microsoft Edge will be getting a new Kids Mode as the web browser looks to provide greater protections for younger web surfers. The new feature is currently only available via the Canary test channel but is expected to come to […]

App Review, App security, Applications

Check Out These Offers for Secure Cloud Storage for Your Important Files

February 15, 2021

Via: Pocket Now

Having reliable cloud storage is vital in this digital age. Having a safe and secure location to keep all your electronic documents, personal items and more is important. Here are a few deals that can give you that peace of […]

App Review, App security, Applications

Facebook saves links shared on Messenger and Instagram, and this new detail reveals it’s on purpose

February 11, 2021

Via: Mashable

Facebook is storing the links you share on Messenger and in Instagram DMs. No, not just the URL itself, but the entire contents of the page you’re linking to. In October, app developers Tommy Mysk and Talal Haj Bakry discovered […]

App Review, App security, Applications

The 5 Best Ways to Store Passwords Safely

February 9, 2021

Via: Gizmodo

If you’re using a different password for all the sites and apps you’re signed up for (and you really should), there are only so many combinations of letters and numbers you can hold in your head at once. The good […]