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Android Trojan with the ability to inject malicious code discovered on Google Play Store

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Android Trojan with the ability to inject malicious code discovered on Google Play Store

Security specialists are always warning Android users to be cautious when downloading apps and to stick to well-known stores, such as Google Play, but it seems that even the most trusted ones are not always safe. Russian-based security company, Kaspersky, has recently uncovered that a piece of malware was able to fool Google for at least a couple of months and managed to infect around 50 000 Android users. It posed as a puzzle game, “colourblock”, but was in fact malware that has the ability to disable your device’s security settings and perform malicious tasks. Continue reading

What Is the Difference Between 64-bit & 32-bit Windows?

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Less experienced computer users might be confused when they have to choose between two versions of Windows operating systems, the 32-bit and the 64-bit. These numbers and letters might not mean much to most but it is something every user should be aware of as you might not be using your computer to its full capabilities if you choose the wrong one. The more widely used operating system is the 32-bit and it is more suitable for everyday home use. It is meant for those users who use their computers for simple tasks, although it can perform most operations. In comparison, 64-bit is meant for more difficult operations. This version of Windows is used more by professionals and businesses as they use more complex software and require higher computer performance. Continue reading

Vitaly rules – Google Analytics Spam

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Vitaly rules google ☆*:。゜゚・*ヽ(^ᴗ^)ノ*・゜゚。:*☆ ¯\_(ツ)_/¯(ಠ益ಠ)(ಥ‿ಥ)(ʘ‿ʘ)ლ(ಠ_ಠლ)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)ヽ(゚Д゚)ノʕ•̫͡•ʔᶘ ᵒᴥᵒᶅ(=^ ^=)oO is a type of ghost spam that can be noticed in Google Analytics. Essentially, it bypasses your website and goes straight to Google Analytics. It is not malicious and will not do damage to your website, it will only contaminate your Google Analytics. Continue reading