Latest Mobile Security Stories

2014-07-25 12:24:14

Partnership Provides Protect Your Bubble USA Customers with Comprehensive Mobile Security Solution that Protects People, Devices and Data at No Charge for One Year ATLANTA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect Your Bubble, a specialty protection brand, today announced that the company has partnered with SnapOne Inc., a leading cloud-service applications developer, to add Snap Secure® to Protect Your Bubble USA's identity theft protection plan. Snap Secure® offers comprehensive...

2014-06-19 16:24:51

New update of CM Security app also removes pre-installed Star N9500 smartphone spyware SAN FRANCISCO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheetah Mobile Inc. (NYSE: CMCM), the world's leading mobile applications provider, today released an updated version of its CM Security app to address two current mobile security threats: The Simplelocker ransomeware designed to encrypt and take hostage smartphone data, as well as the pre-installed spyware on Star N9500 smartphones. CM Security is a...

More Than Two Thirds Of Stolen Smartphones Are Never Recovered
2014-05-08 13:03:47

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In America one in 10 smartphone owners are the victims of phone theft. Of those, 68 percent were unable to recover their device. That's the findings of a report released by Lookout, a UK-based mobile security firm. The survey was conducted by IDG Research, and examines smartphone theft in the US. In 2013 roughly 3.1 million American consumers became victims of smartphone theft, according to the report. This figure is nearly double the...

2014-02-20 23:01:39

Mobile security awareness is on the rise, join the movement released today by Armor for Android. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Armor for Android announces the preliminary results of an ongoing mobile security awareness survey. Participants were asked about their mobile security habits specific to use of a device lock screen, the regularity of data backups, and if they have ever encountered any form of mobile malware. In the Armor for Android survey, respondents displayed a strong capacity...

2013-05-30 23:16:22

SecurityCoverage Inc. recommends counter-attack tips in order to protect mobile devices and personal information from threats. Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 You´re not the only one reading the recent surge of news warnings and statistics forewarning of mobile malware attacks. Cyber criminals know mobile devices are unprotected, and are scrambling while the odds are still in their favor! If you don´t think your device is at risk; you´re only fooling...

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