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Trustlook Mobile Security Releases Instant Protection Feature

Trustlook has released a new feature in its Trustlook Mobile Security app that proactively notifies users of any new malware on their device. Instead of a user needing to re-scan their device in order to find malware, Trustlook will send a message to users if it discovers malware that was previously unknown. For example: Jack Read More

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Oops! BadKernel Now Affects 100 Million, Not 30 Million

We reported last week that BadKernel, a flaw in the Google Chromium mobile browser framework that spreads as users click on malicious links, affects 30 million Android users. However, from our internal reporting over the past few days, it’s clear that the actual number is much higher. Our new estimate is that BadKernel now impacts 100 Read More

Trustlook Releases BadKernel Vulnerability Detector

An Updated Version (Version 3.5.10) of the Trustlook Mobile Security App Identifies the BadKernel Issue Affecting 30 Million Android Users Trustlook has released a new feature in its Trustlook Mobile Security app that detects BadKernel, the widespread vulnerability affecting millions of Android devices. First discovered in August 2016, BadKernel is a flaw in the Google Read More

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Sony Mobile is Releasing a Fix for Qualcomm Quadrooter Vulnerability

Users of Sony smartphones can breathe a little easier. The company has announced that patches are being released that address the widespread Qualcomm QuadRooter vulnerability that impacts close to 900 million Android phone users. Here is Sony Mobile’s official comment on the Quadrooter Android vulnerability: “Sony Mobile takes the security and privacy of customer data Read More

Trustlook Updates Qualcomm QuadRooter Scanner Android App

Trustlook has updated its popular Qualcomm QuadRooter Scanner App in an attempt to improve the app’s stability. QuadRooter is a set of four vulnerabilities (CVE-2016-2059, CVE-2016-2503, CVE-2016-2504, CVE-2016-5340, CVE-2016-2060) affecting an estimated 900 million Android smartphones and tablets built using Qualcomm chipsets. The key updates to the app are as follows: 1. Improved descriptions for Read More

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Top 5 Ways to Protect Yourself Against Qualcomm’s QuadRooter Vulnerability

QuadRooter is a set of four vulnerabilities (CVE-2016-2059, CVE-2016-2503, CVE-2016-2504, CVE-2016-5340, CVE-2016-2060) affecting Android devices built using Qualcomm chipsets. It is estimated that a staggering 900 million Android smartphones and tablets could be affected. Here are 5 ways to protect yourself against this vulnerability. 1. The most important thing you can do is avoid the Read More

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Trustlook App Detects Qualcomm QuadRooter Vulnerability

Trustlook released a free Qualcomm QuadRooter Scanner application (available on Google Play) that enables Android phone owners to check if they are exposed to QuadRooter, the widespread vulnerability affecting millions of Android devices. If their device is exposed, the user may be able to download a software update from the device manufacturer that contains a security Read More

Trustlook Announces the Release of Sentinel

Trustlook today announced a new, patent-pending approach to detecting and preventing malware on mobile devices. This new approach, named Trustlook Sentinel™, detects suspicious behavior at the ROM, or operating system level of a mobile device. With Sentinel, an additional layer of protection is built directly into the mobile device, becoming part of the operating system. Read More

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Introducing the Newest App to the Trustlook Family.

Introducing the brand new app from the Trustlook Team, the Ransomware Hunter! Designed to target on ransomware and all its malicious hacking, the Ransomware Hunter specifically targets different strains of ransomware and can eliminate all possible chances of a breach in three easy taps.   Read more and download the app on the Google Play Store today!