Fake bank apps target Android users

Android users have underestimated the danger from fake banking apps, warn researchers of ESET, and ought to be more careful about this type of malware targeting mobile banking.‎ These apps mimic authentic bank applications to extract user access data into their bank accounts or even steal money. Although not considered technically advanced, these fake applications Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Artificial Intelligence Against Ovarian Cancer

Researchers have created a new machine learning software (artificial intelligence) that can predict survival and response rates in patient treatments with ovarian cancer.   The artificial intelligence software, which was created by researchers at Imperial College London and Melbourne of the University, was able to make predictions on the prognoses of patients with ovarian cancer with higher accuracy than other Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Malware warning on Google Play

ESET’s researchers discovered the first Android malware that can replace the contents of the clipboard of a device in GooglePlay. The so-called “clipper” targets Bitcoin and Ethereum encryption transactions, aiming to redirect the transfer of funds to the attacker’s wallet instead of the victim. “This discovery shows that clippers, which can redirect amounts of encryption, are no longer found in Windows or in “suspicious” Android Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Google+ deletes user data on April 2

Google+ leaves the online reallity, inviting users to download their data until early April.  Already since February 4, it is not possible to create new Google+ profiles, communities, events, and pages, which shows that Google+ isa social network that will soon cease to exist. In order not to lose user data, Google+ invites everyone to download what they have uploaded there, as from Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Instagram forbids photographs showing self-harm

Instagram, the very popular new social networking site, has decided to ban photos showing self-harm, thus participating in the fight against self-harm and suicide, announced today the platform belongs to Facebook. Very recently: “We found that, as far as the issues of self-harm and suicide are concerned, we are not there and we should do more to Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

New Viber 10 with new look, group calls and hidden conversations

The new version of Viber offers more flexible and easy communication, twice the speed of conversations and improved privacy features. More specifically, Viber, one of the world’s leading messaging platforms, has announced the launch of Viber 10, which brings new design, improves user experience and -exploiting Viber’s fast performance- offers two times faster messaging. The new design improves user Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Facebook paid users to monitor their activity

According to TechCrunch, Facebook paid its new users to watch indiscriminately everything they do there.  Facebook users were between the ages of 13 and 35, who took a $20 fee a month to install a Virtual Private Network on their Android or iOS mobile called Facebook Research. Through this software, Facebook could receive detailed information about what Facebook users are doing using the social networking application. Some of the information Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …