Tag Archives: Malicious Apps

12 Unnecessary Windows Programs and Apps You Should Uninstall

by Ben Stegner, MakeUseOf

Out of all the software on your computer, how many programs do you actually use regularly? Most people keep a fair amount of unnecessary software installed on their systems. While some of these apps are just outdated, others are downright malicious or dangerous.

Here are the unnecessary Windows 10 apps to uninstall. Continue reading 12 Unnecessary Windows Programs and Apps You Should Uninstall

Google explains how it spots malicious Android apps

by Mariella Moon, Engadget

Even if they prevent Android’s Verify Apps feature from working properly

Android’s Verify Apps feature performs malware scans on newly downloaded applications to make sure they’re safe. But since some malicious apps can prevent the feature from working, the company had to find an alternative way to figure out if a phone stopped using Verify because you no longer use it or if it’s due to malware lurking in your device. Continue reading Google explains how it spots malicious Android apps