Lookout researchers discovered approximately 300 mobile loan applications on Google Play and the Apple App Store that exhibit predatory behavior such as exfiltrating excessive user data from mobile devices and harassing borrowers for repayment after previously promising quick loans at reasonable rates.
Microsoft Security Threat Intelligence has identified a developing threat activity cluster by DEV-0569 that distributes various payloads, including the recently discovered Royal ransomware, via Google Ads. DEV-0569 conducts malvertising campaigns to disseminate links to a signed malware downloader disguised as software installers or fake updates embedded in spam messages, fake forum pages, and blog comments. […]
Alphabet needs to act quickly to reduce personnel and payroll costs, present a clear action plan to investors, reduce losses at its self-driving unit Waymo, adapt to a slower growth environment, and run its business more efficiently, TCI Fund Management wrote in a letter to CEO Sundar Pichai.