Find which apps are using the most permissions with F-Secure App Permissions [App of the Day]

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Just about every time you install a new app, there is a page of permissions that you “should” read. If you’re like some of us, you find yourself clicking OK and just skipping through it. But what if you skip over something important? App Permissions is here to help with your ...

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Lookout wants to reward the Tech Hero in your life

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Popular mobile security company, Lookout, has announced a program to help payback the Tech Hero in your life. You know, that person who you always call, text, e-mail, Skype and Facebook message at all hours of the night when you think something is wrong with your phone or computer. The contest ...

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Lookout debuts business security solution

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Lookout Mobile Security today introduced a new security solution aimed at helping business users and IT Managers. Called Lookout for Business, it’s designed to address malware, data loss, remote location, and other problems in the BYOD space. Not only does the app provide the same ...

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Google paying bounties for finding security holes in Android

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Google has expanded its Patch Reward Program and will now reward those who help fix flaws in Android’s code. Google is now offering bounties to those who find security holes in Android’s code. As explained in a blog post on the Google Online Security blog, the Patch Rewards Program ...

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Lookout, Samsung strike partnership to secure business devices

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Lookout, the popular mobile security app, has partnered with Samsung to add an extra layer of security to business devices. The partnership will find Lookout incorporated with Samsung’s Knox service, both of which are targeting businesses with BYOD policies. For those who don’t ...

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Lookout intros two new features to help fight lost and stolen phones

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Lookout Mobile Security today announced a pair of new features for the Android application. Designed to help combat lost and stolen phones, one comes in the free version while the other is in the Android Premium client. New Lock Cam feature notifies you if anyone tries to access your device, ...

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Lookout: 18 million infected Android devices by end of 2013

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There will be a total of 18 million malware infected Android devices from the start of 2012 through the end of 2013,according to estimates from the security experts at Lookout. The firm has released their annual Mobile Threat Predictions for next year and forecast that toll fraud will be the ...

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Lookout 3.0 debuts with new Signal Flare feature

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Lookout today introduced a new version of its mobile security application for Android, dropping v3.0 in the Google Play Store.  Key among the details this time around is a new feature called Signal Flare which helps you to locate a missing or stolen phone even in the case when the battery is ...

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Verizon Mobile Security designed with help of Asurion and McAfee

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Verizon Wireless today introduced a new app designed to protect Android smartphones from cyber attacks, theft, and more.  Called Verizon Mobile Security, the app is created with help from Asurion and McAfee, and brings some of their better features to the forefront. The app is created for ...

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Lookout releases State of Mobile Security 2012 report

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Lookout Mobile Security has released its latest State of Mobile Security report which looks at the various threats that face mobile users.  Not only do we learn what the threats are but we’re also given insight into the various markets which are most often affected.  Spoiler alert: Toll ...

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Lookout redesigns mobile web experience

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It's even easier than ever to manage your Lookout account from a mobile device.

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Lookout announces “Mobile Lost and Found”

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Lookout, the guys behind some of our favorite mobile security apps, have just released some pretty troubling data.  This time we’re not talking about malware or other threats of that nature.  Nope, now we’re discussing your missing mobile phones.  Did you know that lost mobile ...

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Samsung to offer 90 days of Norton Mobile Security in select smartphones

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Samsung today announced that select models of their Galaxy smartphones will come with 90-day licenses of Norton Mobile Security. Available as full-featured sample of the standalone client, the app protects users against loss, malware, and other mobile threats. Since this has worldwide ...

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BitDefender Relationship Scanner: Keep your love life and Android free from virus

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BitDefender, in keeping with the Valentine’s Day spirit, has released a new virus protection that could save your (love) life.  Called Relationship Scanner, it’s a free service that checks and protects against the various types of viruses that can affect relationships.  Although ...

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Verizon and Trend Micro debut a Mobile Security Application

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Verizon Wireless announced today that Trend Micro™ Mobile Security Personal Edition is now available in Verizon Apps (formerly V CAST Apps) on select Verizon Wireless Android devices.  Trend Micro is a global cloud security leader, they have over  20 years experience in protecting data. Have ...

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