Most of the 29 removed apps went out of their way to disguise their malicious nature.
Twitter saw suspicious traffic on a customer-support forum while investigating a bug that exposed data.
Cryptocurrency mining bot 'Digmine' is spreading fast through Facebook Messenger; first spotted in South Korea
"Digmine" is coded in AutoIt and sent to would-be victims posing as a video file but is actually an AutoIt executable script.
Computer security company Trend Micro said that Berlin has more than 2.8 million insecure gadgets, followed closely by London with more than 2.5 million.
With the processes running in the background on Android applications, Trend Micro has been able to trace the code back to two crypto miners.
Global losses due to cyber attacks, including the cost of damage control and productivity loss, amounted to as much as $4 billion in the first half of 2017.
After an alert was issued last weekend about the spread of a new ransomware Trend Micro said no incidents involving Locky have been reported in India.
The new security solution can detect and automate response to attacks that attempt to manipulate those applications.
'Mamba' ransomware had primarily affected some organisations in Brazil and specifically, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency last November.
A cyber spying group with links to Iran, for the past four years is targeting countries including Israel, Germany and the US, security researchers said.
This comes after Trend Micro announced that it was securing State Bank of India's (SBI) 2.75 lakh endpoints across 26,000 branches.
Cyber security firm Trend Micro has launched a $100 million venture fund to explore technology market
With an initial investment of $100 million, this venture fund will allow the cyber security firm to nurture a portfolio of startups.
The global cyber-security firm has detected more than 800 applications in Google Play Store embedded with a Trojan Android malware "Xavier".
Trend Micro announced that it has won the VMware 2016 Global Partner Innovation Award in the technical independent software vendor (ISV) category.
Japanese anti-virus firm Trend Micro says that the campaign of French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by Russia-linked hackers.
French Presidential Election 2017: Russia-linked hackers attack Macron's campaign; group targetted Clinton too
Researchers with the Japanese anti-virus firm Trend Micro say the campaign of French presidential front-runner Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by Russia-linked hackers, adding a little more detail to previous suggestions that the centrist politician was being singled out for electronic eavesdropping by the Kremlin
"DressCode" malware allows threat actors to infiltrate a user's network environment.
Over 180 Indian companies were victims of "ransomware" -- or online extortion schemes -- in the first six months of this year, a report said on Tuesday.
Some cybersecurity companies that were shut out of the leading system for sharing data on malicious software are revealing more about how their own systems work in hopes of rejoining the cooperative effort, a shift that should improve protections for customers throughout the industry.
Global security software market witnessed a rise of 3.7 percent in revenue at USD 22.1 billion in 2015 over the previous year, research firm Gartner said today.