Mobile Security 101

Learn about the basics of mobile security and how to protect yourself.

  • Rovio Selects NQ Mobile Subsidiary FL Mobile as Exclusive Publisher DALLAS and BEIJING – Nov. 4, 2014, NQ Mobile™ Inc. (NQ Mobile) (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that gaming subsidiary FL Mobile™ has been selected by Rovio Entertainment LTD. (“Rovio”), the creator of Angry Birds, to be the exclusive publisher of “Angry Birds Seasons” for Android devices in […] 4 min read November 4, 2014
  • NQ Mobile Accelerates EMM Business in Japan Agreement enables sales agencies to resell award-winning NQ Sky Enterprise Mobile Management Platform to Japanese Corporations DALLAS and BEIJING, October 29, 2014 – NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, announced today that it has signed a reseller agreement with SoftBank Commerce & Service Corp. (SoftBank C&S). The deal enables […] 2 min read October 29, 2014
  • Fake Google+ App Delivers Fraudulent SMS and Ad Spam The NQ Mobile Security Center has detected new Android malware masquerading as a Google+ app. The fake app is an SMS worm, and when activated, sends text messages to all of your contacts encouraging them to download the fraudulent app, as well. In addition, the app loads AdMob ads on your phone, resulting in malicious […] 2 min read October 28, 2014
  • October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month With a plethora of recent hacks in the news, the safety of our personal data and devices is top of mind. From stolen pictures to hacked pacemakers—we all find ourselves wondering: How do we keep safe when we’re online? October 2014 marks the 11th Annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) sponsored by the Department of […] 2 min read October 1, 2014
  • Top Mobile Malware Trends Profit leads motives for malware engineers With mobile malware doubling year after year, today we released new data and background information outlining the current threat landscape and projecting trends for the immediate future. Revealing details on infection rates and strains found around the world, the information demonstrates how such threats put sensitive data and bank […] 5 min read September 4, 2014
  • Safely stay on top of all things Sochi with these 2014 Winter Olympics Android apps Andrew Ferguson via Compfight This past week has been full of great TV moments from the Sochi 2014 Olympics, but did you know that there are a host of Android apps designed to help you enjoy the winter games? While plentiful, not all of them are legit—a quick search of “Olympics” on Google Play returns […] 3 min read February 17, 2014