Lookout offers real-time detection of mobile threats with new Labs app

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Ever wonder how many people are actually using Lookout Mobile Security to protect their Android devices?  Wouldn’t it be neat to see users being protected in real-time as they install new apps and visit website across the globe?  Well, thanks to a new Lookout Labs application this is ...

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Lookout: $1 million stolen from Android users in 2011

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Lookout Mobile Security has gazed into their crystal ball and has come up with some predictions for 2012 as it pertains to mobile users.  What is going to happen to Android users in the new year?  What are the things that we’ll need to keep our eyes on and protect ourselves against?  Are ...

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22 apps kicked from Android Market over premium SMS toll fraud

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Lookout Mobile Security has identified a new series of Android apps with yet another type of malware, this time in form of premium SMS toll fraud.  Called RuFraud, these applications often disguised themselves as horoscope apps, wallpaper apps for Twilight, and/or free versions of popular ...

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Lookout Mobile Security announces global expansion

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Lookout Mobile Security today announced that they’ve expanded their reach, moving into multiple new markets. Folks living in Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom will soon have access to the same level mobile protection that we’ve come to love here in the United States. This ...

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Lookout identifies new malware threat, LeNA

Lookout has identified a new Android malware threat which actually ends up as somewhat of an evolution of an older Trojan.  This new threat shares common traits with the Legacy variant known as DroidKungFu however this time it was not limited to Chinese alternative app markets or forums. ...

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Lookout: Mobile Threats on Rise, Finds First Attack Focused on U.S. Users

Mobile Mobile Security released their latest Threat Report today, pulling together data from 700,000 applications across 10 million devices from around the world. Their findings indicate that malware attacks and threats on the rise, up two 250% from where it was just six months ago. Lookout ...

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Lookout Announces Mobile Threat Network, V CAST Integration

Lookout Mobile Security has announced a new platform today designed to help automate the process in which mobile threats are detected.  It’s called the Mobile Threat Network and it is powered by a dataset of more than 700,000 apps that are scanned and analyzed in real time.  Should ...

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Lookout Mobile Security Identifies a Third Iteration of DroidDream Light (Malware Threat)

If there’s one thing you can say about the guys behind the DroidDream Lite malware attacks it’s that they are persistent.  Lookout Mobile Security has identified a third round of the malware affected a very small number of Android handsets, however the threat has been removed. ...

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Lookout Mobile Security Throwing Party on Eve of Google IO; We Have 30 Tickets to Give Away!

Google I/O 2011 is but a few short weeks away, where we’ll get our annual glimpse into the future of Android and other Google development.  As many of you readers are also developers and enthusiasts, we know you’ll making the trip to San Francisco to get a first-hand look for ...

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Lookout’s ‘Plan B’ is for Those Who Never Bothered to Install Phone Location App

We’ve heard plenty of stories about how scary it is to lose our phones and what could happen should we not take precautions.  For every success story of someone tracking their phones down because of software, there is another person who simply won’t take the time to arm themselves. ...

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