Advertisements can appear on practically any part of your Android devices. However, your Google Chrome browser is the most vulnerable of all apps. Just like its desktop counterpart, Android Chrome is regularly exposed to many ads online from pop-ups to intrusive advertisements.
Google Chrome is one of the most popular browsers around. While it is notorious for being a memory hog, latest updates and Windows 10’s efficient system increases its efficiency. However, even with proper memory management and sizeable computing power, Chrome may be slow to start or may take a while to load the first page.
Remote access is a common tool of any IT professionals. If you ever had your computer fixed, you probably had a technician access your machine from a remote location. They can take control of your PC using software created for this specific function.
Advertisements are effective income channels for free apps when tastefully done. However, some can get greedy and put ads practically everywhere. One of the most popular real estate in a smartphone is the lock screen as mobile users interact with it most of the time.
In 2018, over 10 million new malicious programs were detected each month. One of the most massive attacks was by Asacub. It targeted mobile users and was successful in infiltrating more than 250,000 unique victims.