How to Protect your Personal Data on Android Devices

Follow these easy steps to protect the personal data on your Android devices, and don’t forget that can include TVs and other dedicated devices as well as phones and tablets. Also, note that the instructions below may differ slightly depending on your version of Android. 1. Minimize Google’s data collection. On most Android devices you […]

Few ways to keep your android phone safe from hackers

Here are a few ways to keep your smartphone safe from hackers, malware and the other nasties of the digital era: Stay up to date with the latest Android version Always be sure to install the latest updates to your core apps and to the Android operating system as soon as they become available. You […]

3 crucial security settings for your Android

If the notion of your device falling into the wrong hands, allowing access to strangers frightens you or keeps you awake at night worrying, there are additional steps you can implement to safeguard against this situation. Spending a bit of time enabling three crucial security settings on your Android can help protect your data and […]

Forgot Pattern or password? Guide to Bypass Android’s Secured lock screen

Forgot Pattern or password? Guide to Bypass Android’s Secured lock screen Here are our 7 methods which you can try to bypass Android’s Secured Lockscreen. So without wasting any more time, let us take a look at our first method, should we? Method 1: Using ‘Forgot Pattern’ Option In order to bypass the Android’s Secured lock […]

How to properly secure your Android to keep snoops out

For others out there, I’m sure there’s a different reason why their gadget’s security (or lack thereof) doesn’t cause them to lose sleep at night. It’s probably because they’re not aware of just how many threats are out there that can impact Android tablets and smartphones. For example, did you know there’s currently a mobile wireless […]

Android Security Bulletin: Everything you need to know

Fixing the latest bugs and exploits in Android every month. Google has detailed the latest Android Security Bulletin and released the fixes for Nexus and Pixel devices. These are exploits and other security concerns that affect Android as a whole. Issues with the operating system, kernel patches, and driver updates may not affect any particular […]

Stagefright bug changes Android security

It’s been 10 days since Zimperium’s Joshua Drake revealed a new Android vulnerabilitycalled Stagefright — and Android is just starting to recover. The bug allows an attacker to remotely execute code through a phony multimedia text message, in many cases without the user even seeing the message itself. Google has had months to write a patch […]

Bolster Android’s Security with a Larger Pattern Unlock Grid

Android (rooted): Pattern Unlock is just one of the ways you can keep your Android protected. It’s a pretty secure option, but to make things a bit tougher, this Xposed module can increase the grid size. By default, Pattern Unlock uses a relatively small 3 by 3 grid on which you can draw your lock […]