International Women’s Day: awareness of stalkerware, monitoring, and spyware apps on the rise
March 9, 2020 - For International Women’s Day, Malwarebytes is measuring the impact of our own campaign to raise awareness and protect users. These are the numbers on stalkerware, monitoring, and spyware apps.
Parental monitoring apps: How do they differ from stalkerware?
July 22, 2019 - What are the differences between stalkerware apps and parental monitoring apps? What is an “acceptable” or “safe” parental monitoring app? And how can a parent know whether they’re downloading a “legitimate” parental monitoring app or instead a stalkerware app merely disguised as a tool for parents?
Helping survivors of domestic abuse: What to do when you find stalkerware
July 1, 2019 - Starting today, we’re doing more to protect stalkerware victims than improve our detection capabilities. We’re helping survivors understand how to tell if they're being watched on their devices—and how to safely get out of the situation.