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Turning Pre-Installed Antivirus on Xiaomi Into Malware

8th April 2019 Dawood Khan

A security app that comes pre-installed on more than 150 million devices manufactured by Xiaomi, China's biggest and world's 4th largest smartphone company, was suffering from multiple issues that could have allowed remote hackers to…

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Android FIDO2 Certification—Supports Passwordless Logins

26th February 2019 Dawood Khan

If you have the latest update of Google Play Services, and your Android device is running Android version 7.0—Congratulations! Your device is FIDO2 Certified. What does that mean? You can…

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How to Stop Facebook From Tracking Your Location

23rd February 2019 Dawood Khan

Applications with permission to access location service can collect your real-time location secretly, even when you do not use them. Installing the Facebook application on your Android or iOS automatically…

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Beauty Camera Apps Caught Stealing Users' Photos

7th February 2019 Dawood Khan

Cybersecurity firm Trend Micro uncovered at least 29 devious photo apps that managed to make its way onto Google Play Store and have been downloaded more than 4 million times…

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New Malware in Android Uses Motion Sensor to Evade Detection

19th January 2019 Dawood Khan

Two such Android apps have recently been spotted on the Google Play Store by security researchers with the Trend Micro malware research team, infecting thousands of Android users who have…

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