Posts Tagged 'McAfee Mobile Security'

Love is a powerful feeling that can cause an individual to do things they wouldn’t normally do—sometimes in a way that could compromise personal security. As we found in the Love, Relationships & Technology study released earlier this year, nearly 50% of people have shared or received intimate or sexual text messages, emails or photos […]

By the end of 2014, there will be more than two billion smartphones and tablets in use across the world. That’s two billion more opportunities for hackers to get a hold of valuable user data. As mobile devices have progressed, so has cybercrime, especially when it comes to taking advantage of apps that we use […]

Summer is officially here and that means the malls, theaters, streets, and parks of America will soon be teaming with hordes of teens, their faces lit by the electric blue hue of smartphones and mobile devices. Yes, there will be tweets, Facebook posts, SnapChats and Instagrams too. Most of this social media deluge will be […]

The dominance of mobile devices has given hackers a growing market to chase after, with many of the same tools they’ve previously used to target personal computers—tools like ransomware. Ransomware is a type of malicious software that either locks you out of your device, and/or holds your data hostage, until you pay a ransom fee. […]

Advances in mobile technology are taking the way we exercise, shop, and communicate to the next level. However, such progress comes with a price as with each advance that is made, an equal number of scams and potential attacks come in their wake. Mobile users need to be vigilant about the safeties set around their […]