Mobile Security Threats — Mobile Device Security & Protection

Mobile malware has quickly become one of the greatest threats to cybersecurity. Stay ahead of the hackers by reading our bloggers’ latest findings and tips.

Chances are, you’ve either heard of or used the catch phrase ‘there’s an app for that’ at least once before. So, when asked the question, ‘Do you want to steal a mobile app’s secrets?’ it may come as no surprise that there is, in fact, an app for that.  SSL Packet Capture is the name […]

Intel Security just launched the latest version of our award-winning Android app–McAfee Mobile Security (MMS). MMS has evolved beyond providing AV protection to provide performance boosting and Android Wear features. We are proud to arm our users with these new powerful tools for optimized device performance to aid in users’ eternal struggle to gain longer […]

I am sharing this article, written by Shelly Tzoumas – Thanks, Shelly! How close are relentless cyber criminals to hacking your mobile device—really? Security reports indicate 1 in 5 Android apps contain malware. What do you need to know? To find out, Shelly sat down with Alex Hinchliffe, Mobile Malware Research Manager at Intel Security, who […]

Browsing the news last week – as you do – a couple of stories caught my eye which I felt compelled to write about. Both stories are industry ‘firsts’, and both of them concern our smartphones. The first of these stories that I happened to chance upon was while reading PaymentWeek. Largely overlooked by many […]

Remember that wallpaper they used to have at Subway sandwich shops? You know, with all the pictures of clunky, outdated modes of transportation? Subway’s wallpaper always provided an interesting window into the past and gave the place a sense of nostalgia. So, imagine security researchers’ surprise when it was uncovered that Subway’s mobile app is […]