Google has become pretty swift at finding and removing fake and malicious apps from its Google Play store, but there is one part of it where malware peddlers still seem to thrive: the "bookstore." According to Ryan Whitwam, there are a number of publisher accounts in Google Play that have specialized in offering fake "guides" that will supposedly show users how to download a cracked and cheaper version of popular games for Android.
A flaw in OpenSSL and Apple's Secure Transport implementation of SSL and TLS protocols is putting millions of Android and Apple device users as well as visitors of secured sites in danger of having their encrypted connections decrypted, and the information exchanged with the servers behind them intercepted.
AdaptiveMobile uncovered one of the single largest messaging-initiated mobile malware outbreaks.
Android malware is growing more pervasive, and iOS devices are also increasingly at risk.
Bitdefender has discovered 10 Google Play apps that have been packed full of aggressive adware.
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