Researchers have uncovered a potentially massive attack on Android users.
The mobile malware sector continues to grow at a significant pace both technologically and structurally, and a majority of the mobile malware created in 2013 was focused on extracting financial profits, Kaspersky Lab has found.
Last week, Kaspersky Lab released their research (Unveiling Careto - The Masked APT) on a fresh APT campaign, which is supposed to had been running for several years.
A new report analyzes the behaviors of the top 400 iOS and Android apps to assess the state of mobile app security and identify trends impacting consumers and enterprises with the growth of the BYOD and Mobile First movements.
The recent release of a Metasploit module that allows attackers to remotely access ("get shell") on most Android-running devices has again raised a very good question: "How can we force carriers and sellers to deliver security updates to users in a timely manner?" The bug is in Android's WebView programming interface.
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