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That battery-saving app may have used your device to mine Monero, Symantec says

by Jeff Stone • 2 days ago

Microsoft has removed the apps from its store.

Foreign VPN apps need a close look from DHS, senators say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

If the U.S. intelligence community worries about Huawei and Kaspersky, DHS should worry about federal government use of certain foreign VPN apps, says Sens. Marco Rubio and Ron Wyden.

Sen. Rubio wants answers from Apple on privacy-violating app

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The Florida Republican wrote to Apple demanding answers on why it reportedly took the tech giant weeks to address security issues in a popular app.

Trend Micro blames data collection issue on code library re-use

by Greg Otto • 5 months ago

Cybersecurity giant Trend Micro has apologized after researchers discovered that a number of the company's consumer-facing apps were collecting users’ browser history.

New Android app lets people detect credit card skimmers at gas pumps

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

A free, open-source skimmer detection app is now available for Android devices.

Google takes swift action to kill massive ad fraud campaign in Play store

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Google killed a massive ad fraud operation evident in the Google Play Store just one day after a security firm publicly revealed the malicious campaign.

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