Mobile Security

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

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


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


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


Reddit users report two apps that scam users out of money

15 January 2018 min read

6 tips to keep your Android device safe


Learn how to keep your eye out for malicious apps.

30 November 2017 min read

Cryptocurrency mining malware sneaks onto Google Play


Avast finds and detects an app that mines the Monero cryptocurrency

3 November 2017 min read

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Fake apps: How to spot a imposters before it's too late

perex__ It’s happened to Avast, WhatsApp, Waze, and Facebook, so yes, it’s worth looking twice before you download.

It’s happened to Avast, WhatsApp, Waze, and Facebook, so yes, it’s worth looking twice before you download.

2 November 2017 min read

Avast now protects Aircel mobile customers


At MWCA we announced our new partnership with India’s mobile service provider Aircel

23 September 2017 min read

Avast earns Approved Mobile Product award


Avast Mobile Security product scores high in recent AV-Comparatives test.

15 September 2017 min read

Smart but not secure?


How secure are IoT devices? Can they be hacked? Avast Threat Labs takes a hard look.

7 September 2017 min read

Internet of Things—Friend and Foe: Preview of Avast IoT presentation at MWCA


Learn about IoT security trends from Avast expert Gagan Singh, SVP and GM Mobile on September 13th at Mobile World Congress Americas in SF

7 September 2017 min read

New research reveals increased mobile threats


A recent Avast analysis on over 160 million mobile devices proves that mobile cybercrime is on the rise.

7 September 2017 min read