In Brief: 8 Android-related things you should know (March 8, 2013)

in_brief_720

In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, photos, videos, infographics, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys. These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner. Consider it a ...

Read More

Symantec discovers botnet targeted at Chinese users

Symantec

Symantec, widely known for their Norton antivirus software, has just released a blog post that caught our attention, and it might even worry you as well. Apparently, Symantec has discovered a botnet that’s aimed at Chinese users on two specific networks (although the names of said ...

Read More

Mutating Trojans could pose a threat to Android users

malware_android_feature

  From social networks to banks accounts, smartphones carry our most private and delicate information. For this very reason, security is one of the hottest topics in the Android ecosystem, andthe newest threat reported is marking the beginning of a new malicious era – mutating ...

Read More

Lookout: Android.Counterclank is aggressive advertising, not malware

symantec_malware

Malicious or not, this is going to ruffle a few feathers.

Read More

Symantec: Android.Counterclank has infected 1-5 million Android users

symantec_malware

Take a look at your recently installed games and apps on your Android device. ¬†If you’re among the potentially millions of Android users who downloaded one of the following apps then you will want to promptly uninstall them. ¬†Symantec has discovered 13 applications in the Android Market ...

Read More

Norton 2012 Product Line Includes Trio of Android Apps

Norton announced their 2012 product line this week and, sensing the growing mobile trend, unveiled a couple of new mobile-focused titles. Android users will be most concerned with a trio of titles, Norton Tablet Security, Norton Anti-Theft Beta, and Norton Online Family. These three are all new ...

Read More