Posts Tagged: Android malware

Plankton – Android Malware found on the official Market

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A security researcher (Xuxian Jiang, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, NC State University) found another spyware into the official Android Market. Here you can find all the details of his research. This is what he wrote about Plankton: How it works Plankton is included in host apps by adding a background service. (The removal […]

Top 10 Android Security Risks

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This is a list of the top 10 things that we can consider as biggest Android security risks and there is a description of what can be done to mitigate them. AWOL Androids: The top concern about any mobile device is loss. In a Juniper survey, 58 percent of smartphone and tablet users feared not being […]