Photo editing, gaming apps in Google Play Store hide spyware and bankers

Photo editing, gaming apps in Google Play Store hide spyware and bankers

Researchers have discovered an array of trojans in Google Play Store which are hiding malicious mysteries. On Wednesday, antivirus maker Doctor Web announced that these apps were found in September in Google Play and included bankers, downloaders, spyware, and adware. As per the team, these apps portrayed to be genuine services including photography software, games, … Read more

FTC sues Match.com for allegedly luring users to signup for paid subscriptions   

Match.com might have connected non-paying consumers to fake accounts just for getting them to subscribe, as per the fed regulators. On Wednesday, the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) sued Match Group alleging that the firm connected Match.com users with bogus accounts in an attempt to get them signup for paid subscriptions. As per the complaint, Match … Read more

Canada based Kik Messenger App to shut down anytime soon

Canada based Kik Messenger App to shut down anytime soon

Canada based social media app, Kik was a popular app amongst teens. The CEO of Kik Messenger recently claimed that the app is on the verge of shutting down. The app once upon a time had a valuation of $1 billion. However, the app faced a lot of criticism after a very serious issue which … Read more

Facebook suspends thousands of applications over privacy reasons

Facebook suspends thousands of applications over privacy reasons

Facebook has suspended thousands of applications from its social networking platform over privacy reasons. The suspended applications were linked with around 400 developers, said Facebook. The firm came under immense pressure last year after information regarding Cambridge Analytica accessing data of several users without consent came to the fore. Cambridge Analytica is accused of harvesting … Read more

Robocall blocking apps caught sending your private data without permission

Robocall Blocking Apps

Are you receiving too much spam calls? Well, Robocall blocking apps are there to block the spam calls that disturbs you. Now the question lies whether these apps are trustworthy or not? According to a recent survey, such apps can easily breach your privacy. Dan Hastings, a senior security consultant at cybersecurity from NCC Group … Read more

WhatsApp security flaws can fake messages from you, and there’s no fix

WhatsApp Security Flaws

WhatsApp is an app which lets you send and receive messages, photos, and videos. Apart from this, you can also place and receive a call or a video call. Group chats using this app is famous among people of all generations. Facebook acquired the app in 2014. The app has nearly a billion users. It … Read more