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Technology to track COVID-19 raises fears of mass surveillanceTechnology to track COVID-19 raises fears of mass surveillance

Technology companies and experts are coming up with a variety of new methods, applications and tools to track the spread of COVID-19 in the United States, systems that could greatly help government plan and cope with the novel coronavirus.

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Use Permissions To Keep Malware Off Your AndroidUse Permissions To Keep Malware Off Your Android

Google has removed yet another batch of awful Android apps from the Google Play Store for breaking the company’s terms of service. The roundup includes 101 apps belonging to a single group known as the 2NAD network, which used 27 fake developer names as a front to distribute its many questionable apps.

READ FULL ARTICLE: https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2020/04/use-permissions-to-keep-scammy-apps-off-your-android/

Beware Android Users! This Dangerous Malware Poses As Cleaner App But Steals Your Device DataBeware Android Users! This Dangerous Malware Poses As Cleaner App But Steals Your Device Data

There is now a dangerous malware that lives on your Android phones forever and every single Google’s mobile operating system user is being warned about it. From stats we know that Android has over 2.5 Billion active devices that have Google’s mobile OS installed at the moment which makes Android one of the most famous and most used OS in the world.

READ FULL ARTICLE: https://www.digitalinformationworld.com/2020/04/alert-android-fans-this-dangerous-malware-poses-as-cleaner-app-but-can-steal-your-data-in-background.html#

Free VPN Warning: Google Removes Hacking Device Pose as SuperVPN Free AppFree VPN Warning: Google Removes Hacking Device Pose as SuperVPN Free App

VPN  or virtual private network is a technology that allows you to be safe when it comes to using your mobile phones or any devices. Technically, it hides a user from hackers that are phishing info and online activities of their possible victims. However, not all VPN tech is safe. Others even use the VPN itself to be used as a hacking tool. Luckily, Google recently takes action.

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Hackers linked to Iran target WHO staff emails during coronavirus: SourcesHackers linked to Iran target WHO staff emails during coronavirus: Sources

Hackers working in the interests of the Iranian government have attempted to break into the personal email accounts of staff at the World Health Organization during the coronavirus outbreak, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

READ FULL ARTICLE: https://cio.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/digital-security/hackers-linked-to-iran-target-who-staff-emails-during-coronavirus-sources/74960805