AirDroid, a popular remote-control app for Android, is vulnerable to attack by malicious coders. They can potentially access sensitive data, install apps, and even replace the legitimate AirDroid application with a harmful replica.
Certain Sierra Wireless networking devices may be vulnerable to Mirai malware, according to an alert issued by the Department of Homeland Security last week. Mirai is amassing a botnet and targeting devices with factory default settings.
A recent paper published by researchers at the State University of New York at Binghamton alleges that certain Intel processors are flawed, and open to an attack that exploits a feature of modern operating systems.
A new malware has been making the rounds on Android that attempts to steal your identity -- by having you take a selfie with government-issued ID. Naturally, if an app wants a picture of your ID, you should make sure it actually needs it.
Kaspersky Lab discovered malware called StrongPity posing as legitimate WinRAR and TrueCrypt program installers, providing hackers will full access to the victim's PC. Hackers can grab hard drive content and install additional modules too.
No matter which platform you use, if you're a Spotify listener who's opted for the ad-based free version rather than shelling out for a monthly subscription, then you might have been exposed to some malware.
Getting some malware to do its thing on a virtual machine is a godsend for security researchers, but that may not be something they can enjoy for long, as we're now seeing malware that can detect where it is and shut down if it knows you're…