Google works pretty relentlessly to ensure there is as little malware as possible on the Google Play Store. How? Well, for starters, every single app is monitored to ensure it doesn't compromise your data.
While macOS is indeed less of a malware target that Windows 10, you're not completely worry-free running a Mac. And now, some researchers at security software company Malwarebytes has found the first piece of macOS malware for 2017.
A wave of the Shamoon malware campaign was discovered using a new variant of the Disttrack, targeting hard drives and virtual machines. The attackers obtained credentials to potentially access the platform for creating virtual machines.
Security researchers at Malwarebytes have uncovered a new tech support scam for Macs, which delivers malware that will crash your computer by running hundreds of email drafts at once and using up tons of memory.
A new Android malware doesn't stop at infecting your phone -- in fact, it attacks your wireless router and redirects all traffic going to it, allowing hackers to get personal data and redirect your browser to malicious sites.
Chinese Android software secretly transmitted personal data including text messages, call details, and contacts from tens of thousands of phones sold by Lenovo, Blu, ZTE, and others. Researchers have now identified dozens of affected…
RansomFree is a new free ransomware detection and alert software tool for Windows. Released by Boston-based Cybereason, it will help consumers stay alert and take immediate action if ransomware infects their systems.
While all ransomware is nefarious, the Popcorn Time ransomware is particularly nasty. It offers a way for you to avoid paying but it involves becoming a malware spreader yourself by sending it to people you know.
Antivirus firm ESET reports that ads for Browser Defense and Broxu contain malicious scripts within the alpha channel parameters of their displayed images. The malicious script doesn't require a manual execution on the web surfer's part.