Tag Archive: GooglePlay

Does Your Mobile Anti-Virus App Protect or Infect You? The Truth Behind DU Antivirus Security

September 18, 2017 10:53 am

With mobile attacks representing nearly 20% of all cyberattacks in the Americas during the first half of 2017, users are constantly warned to be aware of security risks affecting their data and privacy,... Click to Read More

ExpensiveWall: A dangerous ‘packed’ malware on Google Play that will hit you in your wallet!

September 14, 2017 6:00 am

Check Point’s mobile threat research team identified a new variant of an Android malware that sends fraudulent premium SMS messages and charges for fake services to users’ accounts without their knowledge. According to... Click to Read More

2017-7-17 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 17, 2017 11:24 pm

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A worker of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MSLA) in the US took advantage of his access to its secured computers to conduct one of the biggest lottery scams in... Click to Read More

2017-7-10 Global Cyber Attack Reports

July 10, 2017 11:18 pm

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Security researchers have found an unsecured Amazon S3 server belonging to the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), which led to the possible exposure of sensitive data of over 3 million... Click to Read More

The Judy Malware: Possibly the largest malware campaign found on Google Play

May 25, 2017 6:00 am

Check Point researchers discovered another widespread malware campaign on Google Play, Google’s official app store. The malware, dubbed “Judy”, is an auto-clicking adware which was found on 41 apps developed by a Korean... Click to Read More

2017-4-24 Global Cyber Attack Reports

April 24, 2017 10:41 pm

TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES A wave of email-spread malware hit Americans, seeking to exploit the April tax payment deadline by sending malicious attachments that appear to be legitimate tax emails. These attachments contain... Click to Read More