Scan for spyware, adware, Trojan horses, keyloggers, and trackware components.
That's the claim from security firm Lookout, which claims that 6.5 percent of the free applications in the Google Play marketplace contain adware.
Trojan.Yontoo.1 is the most prominent of adware Trojans making the rounds that install a plug-in that renders fraudulent ads on Web pages.
If you're looking for a simple desktop app for reading and sharing things on Twitter, Tweetz is the right app for you.
Adware vendors are purchasing Chrome extensions from their creators and using the software to push adware and malware to users.
Actress Lily Collins may be gorgeous, talented, and have a famous rocker for a dad, but searching for her online can apparently lead your computer down a not-so-pretty path.
Windows 8.1 details emerge, Square eyes eBay and Amazon, Android adware woes, and Google readies two hot phones for sale.
Microsoft reveals details on Windows 8.1, Square eyes eBay and Amazon, Android users face adware woes, and Google readies two hot phones for sale.
A tiny abandoned island nestled in the middle of New York beckons us to explore its forgotten shores, an ArsTechnica writer endeavors to install every "free" program offered online, and a magic spray that repels water is now on the market.
It's a common complaint: why do the best mobile games so often release exclusively to iOS? Where's the Android love?
Clapzok.A is a new malware approach that, with current (albeit limited) loopholes in OS X, can spread among binary files when executed, making it one of the first-known, true computer viruses for OS X.