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Malcious mobile apps

Internet Banking Faces Increased Risks Due to Mobile Banking Apps

 May 18, 2015

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

The growth in smartphone adoption has led to many financial institutions launching their mobile apps for customers who want the convenience of 24-hour, anytime/anywhere banking. As per RBI records, of the 589 million bank account holders, over 22 million customers use mobile banking apps. You, too, probably no longer visit...

4 dangerous apps for teens that parents should know about

 June 9, 2014

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes

When it comes to safeguarding kids and teenagers online, many parents are already pretty clued up. They stay aware about the latest online apps that are in vogue and their risks, and many of them also get actively involved with their child’s online activities. Some parents also friend their kids...

Enterprise Security: Mobile ad libraries pose new security threats

 June 4, 2014

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

A new threat to enterprise security that many organizations neglect and fail to address effectively is that of mobile advertising networks. These ad libraries are freely used by mobile developers to track user behavior patterns and to generate ad revenue. However, the increased usage of smartphones and tablets by employees...

Beware – Fake Google Apps Spotted Over Windows Phone Store!

 April 2, 2014

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Windows Phone has a worldwide market share of less than 5% in 2014, and this has led to its marketplace (known as the Windows Phone Store) being ignored by several app developers. The most prominent of these developers of course, is Google. Right now the only Google app that is...