The "Phone State" permission on Android is widely requested by many apps. The explanation often given by the developer is that the app needs it in order to determine when you're on the phone, to stop ...
I am using android phone. Is it possible for spywares to transmit data even when I dont have any internet plan/connection ? Can it use some other way , say , cellular network etc ? EDIT1: SMS and ...
Android supports using facial recognition for unlocking your phone. How secure is that mechanism? For instance, if someone has a good quality picture of your face, can they defeat the facial ...
For Windows, Firefox/Chrome, Java, Flash critical updates are issued each couple weeks, and as far my understanding goes, it is REALLY bad not to install them ASAP. For my 3 year old Samsung ...
I just found out that if I connect my phone to a laptop with a cable, the password becomes completely USELESS. So how can I protect the data in my phone from a usb cable? It's actually very easy to ...
Are there any known botnets that specifically target smartphones? What is their topology and how are they controlled? What are they used for?
What are some steps to take into account to protect an Android phone in case of theft? Smartphones are everywhere now, before the market was dominated by Blackberry and Windows Mobile. These days ...