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Cybersecurity degree tackles enterprise IT security gap
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Cybersecurity degree tackles enterprise IT security gap

IBM and University of Warwick teach the next generation of cybersecurity professionals
15 Sep 2016
Remote access software used by hackers to distribute malware
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Remote access software used by hackers to distribute malware

Drive-by-downloader attacks to install the Lurk trojan and other malware
21 Jul 2016
Avast to swallow up antivirus rival AVG in $1.3bn buyout
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Avast to swallow up antivirus rival AVG in $1.3bn buyout

AVG's vast threat data will improve Avast's offering, says CEO
7 Jul 2016
Symantec ditches reseller guilty of scamming PC users
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Symantec ditches reseller guilty of scamming PC users

Silurian told people they had malware, then sold them Norton Antivirus for $249
22 Jan 2016
Rookie hackers reveal more sophisticated attacks, warns IBM
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Rookie hackers reveal more sophisticated attacks, warns IBM

A new report from IBM shines a light on the biggest cyber threat trends faced in 2015 and beyond
17 Nov 2015
Researchers reveal Kaspersky and FireEye zero-day flaws
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Researchers reveal Kaspersky and FireEye zero-day flaws

Russian anti-virus firm has already patched, while FireEye struggles to reach researchers
8 Sep 2015
Kaspersky: is cyber security stronger for false positives?
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Kaspersky: is cyber security stronger for false positives?

Kaspersky Lab is accused of trying to undermine its competition, but increased alertness may be a good thing
17 Aug 2015
Fake WHO email about Ebola spreads malware
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Fake WHO email about Ebola spreads malware

Advice email from “World Health Organization” harbours its own virus
24 Oct 2014
Android Trojan poses as game of noughts and crosses
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Android Trojan poses as game of noughts and crosses

Goaml malware steals text messages and emails
14 Oct 2014
17,000 Macs hit by hackers via Reddit
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17,000 Macs hit by hackers via Reddit

The criminals infected the Apple computers with malware called Mac.BackDoor.iWorm
6 Oct 2014
BT to protect customers from hackers with new service
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BT to protect customers from hackers with new service

Telco aims to handle advanced cyber attacks to keep customers safe
2 Oct 2014
Hackers use DoubleClick & Zedo ad networks to spread malware
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Hackers use DoubleClick & Zedo ad networks to spread malware

Criminals use ads to get victims to install Zemot malware
19 Sep 2014
Alarm sounded over Peter Pan panto malware
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Alarm sounded over Peter Pan panto malware

Phishing scam dupes victims over panto ticket claims
9 Sep 2014
Dell SonicWALL ESA 4300 review
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Dell SonicWALL ESA 4300 review

Dell SonicWALL’s ESA 4300 may be long in the tooth but it still cuts the mustard for email security
1 Sep 2014
Security researchers raise concerns over car cyber safety
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Security researchers raise concerns over car cyber safety

Automobile security risks highlighted in open letter to car industry
12 Aug 2014
Android malware worms its way into devices via texts
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Android malware worms its way into devices via texts

Selfmite malware acts more like worm than trojan
27 Jun 2014
Heartbleed bug still a risk for 300,000 unpatched servers
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Heartbleed bug still a risk for 300,000 unpatched servers

Initial fears about the havoc Heartbleed could cause have started to die down, but users still need to patch their systems
23 Jun 2014
Avast forum hack results in user passwords being compromised
Password and username box
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Avast forum hack results in user passwords being compromised

Free anti-virus software maker confirms forum data breach has resulted in users' login details being leaked
27 May 2014
Android business users targeted by mafia-made malware app
Online banking details
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Android business users targeted by mafia-made malware app

Android banking malware has become powerful mobile Trojan, say experts
23 May 2014
Symantec: “Anti-virus software is no moneymaker"
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Symantec: “Anti-virus software is no moneymaker"

Norton designers claim anti-virus is ineffective in the modern security climate
6 May 2014
Police warn over malware threat from pirate video websites
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Police warn over malware threat from pirate video websites

Malicious content is on 90 per cent of illegal download websites
29 Apr 2014
Fake Android app was an honest mistake, claims developer
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Fake Android app was an honest mistake, claims developer

Deviant Solutions, not Google, behind Play store withdrawal
10 Apr 2014
Going viral: The history of malware from Alcon to Zeus
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Going viral: The history of malware from Alcon to Zeus

Everyone knows about computer viruses, but where did they come from?
10 Apr 2014
The guide to mobile security
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The guide to mobile security

Going mobile brings a host of benefits, but you need to be careful with your data.
31 Mar 2014