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Android now scans apps for malware after installation

Google's Verify Apps malware protection for Android is rolling out an update that will constantly monitor apps for suspicious behaviour.

By April 13, 2014

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BlackBerry taps Trend Micro to scan apps for malware

The two companies are teaming up to enhance the malware scans already done on new and current apps in the BlackBerry World store.

By February 5, 2013

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Malware masquerading as Bad Piggies found on Google Play

Security researchers discover an Android app called "Bad Pigs" that is nearly identical to Bad Piggies that asked users for permission to change settings and access personal information.

By June 13, 2013

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Traces of malware activity detected in App Store game

A suspicious iframe link has been detected in an App Store program. Here's why you shouldn't worry.

By May 3, 2013

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Google now scanning Android apps for malware

New service scans apps for malicious code or behavior and bounces them if they are suspect.

By February 2, 2012

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Shorter .uk web addresses to join .co.uk and fight malware

Domain name honcho Nominet proposes shorter domains ending in .uk instead of .co.uk, complete with extra security features.

By October 1, 2012

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New OSX/Crisis malware found for OS X 10.6 and 10.7

While the mode of infection is currently unknown, this new threat has uniquenesses over past malware for OS X.

By July 24, 2012

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Windows malware slips into Apple's iOS App Store

It's a low-threat malware package that won't hurt iOS or MacOS but may pop Windows users who manage the app in their iTunes account.

By July 24, 2012

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Malware went undiscovered for weeks on Google Play

Breaking the malware into separate, staged payloads allowed the Trojan's authors to avoid detection by Google's automated screening process.

By July 11, 2012

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Malware masquerading as games show up on Google Play

Symantec has discovered that malware snuck its way into certain legitimate-looking apps, which were available for download from the Google Play store.

By July 11, 2012