Barcode scanner in Google Play Store became malware after years of popularity, researchers say
The Barcode Scanner app had 10 million downloads without serious complaints, but an update in December brought a trojan with it, Malwarebytes says.
During a pandemic, stalkerware becomes even more sinister
Stalkerware detections have increased, some security researchers say, as the COVID-19 pandemic forces people to possibly quarantine with domestic abusers.
Magecart strikes more than 2 million websites as more groups get involved
Scammers seem only to be accelerating their attacks as attention grows.
Trend Micro blames data collection issue on code library re-use
Cybersecurity giant Trend Micro has apologized after researchers discovered that a number of the company's consumer-facing apps were collecting users’ browser history.
Malwarebytes updates lead to a weekend full of crashing computers
Malwarebytes had to push several updates to its endpoint security products in order to combat an issue that crashed machines due to high RAM usage.