Plugging your smartphone into random USB ports to get a charge is a great way to pick up a nasty piece of malware, or get data siphoned from the device. One US security company is offering a solution to those looking for a quick plug.
A 21-year-old pedophile took his computer to the police after ransomware told him it had discovered child pornography and wanted money to unlock the computer again.
Google has made all Play Store-equipped Android devices running Gingerbread or higher more secure by making the malware scanner feature a part of Google Play Services, an app that is installed automatically on all Android 2.3+ devices.
Recent tests conducted by NSS labs concluded that Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 10 web browser blocks 99.6% of all malware.
A new discovery developed by researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham could act as a trigger to launch dormant viruses on your phone or computer. The trigger requires malware to already be installed on your device, and can activate them with the use of an an unknown and possibly undetectable signal. The signal