Avast Blog | Mobile Security
Sections

Mobile Security

Android devices ship with pre-installed malware

Avast Threat Labs analyzed malware that has affected thousands of users around the world

24 May 2018 min read

Suspicious group of adware apps removed from the Google Play Store

perex__

Weather, fitness, recipe and cryptocurrency apps spammed users with ads

16 May 2018 min read

How to protect your Android device from a ransomware attack

perex__ Android-based ransomware attacks are on the rise, but don’t worry — this Avast Essential Guide explains what to look for and how to keep your Android devices safe.

Android-based ransomware attacks are on the rise, but don’t worry — this Avast Essential Guide explains what to look for and how to keep your Android devices safe.

25 April 2018 min read

Avast Android App Report reveals Android’s most used phones & most installed apps

perex__ Using anonymous data from millions of users, Avast’s Android App Performance & Trends Report reveals which phones and apps the world loves most.

Using anonymous data from millions of users, Avast’s Android App Performance & Trends Report reveals which phones and apps the world loves most.

10 April 2018 min read

Avast Mobile Security locks down a perfect score

perex__ {value=Newest mobile security report from AV-TEST gives Avast highest possible marks in detection and performance. }

Newest mobile security report from AV-TEST gives Avast highest possible marks in detection and performance.

28 March 2018 min read

Key trends from Mobile World Congress #MWC18

perex__ {value=Learn the latest about smartphones, 5G, IoT, and, of course, security. }

Learn the latest about smartphones, 5G, IoT, and, of course, security.

7 March 2018 min read

Visite Avast Mobile

Avast partners with Vodafone

perex__

Three million Vodafone subscribers enjoy mobile and family security powered by Avast.

27 February 2018 min read

Mobile security and new data on the risk of banking Trojans

perex__

New Avast survey shows that over 50% of consumers cannot distinguish real apps from fake apps.

27 February 2018 min read

Avast Android App Report reveals: These apps crush your phone’s battery

perex__

Our new Android App Report explains what your favorite apps are doing to your smartphone’s performance.

13 February 2018 min read

Keeping your Android safe this year

perex__

Safeguard your smartphone by understanding the four most common Android threats.

24 January 2018 min read

Downloaders on Google Play spreading malware to steal Facebook login details

perex__

Avast found multiple downloaders on Google Play that can download malware designed to steal Facebook credentials

18 January 2018 min read

Cryptocurrency wallet scams found on Google Play

perex__

Reddit users report two apps that scam users out of money

15 January 2018 min read