Over at Google Code a new application has shed its covert cover and made its way into the lime light. Secrets For Android is a new way to store and manage sensitive information such as password, social... security numbers and, well, secrets. Apart from offering Android users all of the above, the application servers another function too; all of the source code is available on the Apache 2.0 licence, so yo...

ReadWriteWeb’s Sarah Perez points out a Forbes story about a security hole in the Android OS platform that is so severe, multiple security experts are claiming that the Android web browser had... best be avoided until a fix is sent out to users.

A fix that, Sarah Perez claims, has been available for some time, sitting in Google’s source tree repository since February 7th.

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Mocana, one of the top 100 privately-held technology companies in North America, have released NanoPhone suite for the Android. NanoPhone is the “most comprehensive open standards-based security... suite for developers building to the Open Handset Alliance‚Äôs Android specifications”. In short, this product tightens Androids loose skin, especially in and around the area of Internet connectiv...

Apparently, a bunch of users at Android Community are experiencing a hack that redirects them from the Yahoo! homepage to a site that sells anti-virus software.  Are you experiencing this as well?...  Leave a comment below!

One of the main concerns of Android being open-source is the security.  In the future, we hope that Google will be able to identify and deal with these issues before...

A team of security researchers that includes former NSA computer security specialist Charles A. Miller have found a flaw in the Android platform’s Webkit based web browser.

The security... flaw would allow a malicious website to install an application within the browser that could do things such as monitor keyboard input for login IDs and passwords when the user visits other websites...