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Android app market pirates busted by FBI

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Six Americans charged with large-scale piracy of Android apps.

But what about their "customers"?

Is there really an increased risk of malware from unlawfully acquired apps?

Starbucks admits "your security is incredibly important", updates password-spilling app

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Starbucks got into and out of privacy trouble in over the past week.

The brouhaha started when a US security researcher publicly reported a rather serious data leakage problem in the Starbucks iOS mobile app...

Monday review - the hot 18 stories of the week

Monday review

Get yourself up to date with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.

Android holed again, JAY Z and "Magna Carta", Tumblr and HTTPS - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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Another Android code verification flaw revealed, and JAY Z takes the concept of "Magna Carta" to a whole new level.

Take a minute to look at this week's 60 Second Security video to learn more!

Jay-Z's 'Magna Carta' mobile app is too snoopy, privacy advocates complain

Jay-Z's Magna Carta mobile app is too snoopy, privacy advocates complain

EPIC's filed a complaint with the FTC over the app, a permissions-hungry little beast that wants to know who we're talking to and forces us to hype Jay-Z's latest album on Twitter or Facebook if we want to get song lyrics.

Talking Angela iPhone app scare spreads on Facebook

Talking Angela iPhone app scare spreads on Facebook

A warning spreads on Facebook about "Talking Angela", an app that gives your children some animated cat chat.

Malheureusement, it's all too simple for people to share warnings - rather than check if the facts are true.

New Facebook app Facedeals scans your face to offer you deals

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Everyone loves a discount, especially if you get the money-off code sent straight to your phone without having to do anything.

Well, that is, apart from allowing your face to be scanned.

Free Sophos Anti-Virus app for your Android

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To help you better safeguard your Android phone and tablet, Sophos just published Sophos Mobile Security for Android in Google Play. Oh, and it's free!

Fake Camera+ app hits the iPhone App Store

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Be careful what applications you install on your computing devices - even if they come from Apple's iPhone/iPad App Store.