Thousands infected with malware that 'reinstalls itself'
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Thousands infected with malware that 'reinstalls itself'

More than 45,000 Android devices have been affected by the Xhelper malware since March
30 Oct 2019
Is cyber security about to go interstellar?
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Is cyber security about to go interstellar?

When we think about the cyber attacks of the future, we may have to think bigger
30 Oct 2019
What is malware?
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What is malware?

Viruses, Trojans, and ransomware are all malware, but what does that mean?
21 Oct 2019
Hackers 'are no longer winning', says KPMG cyber chief
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Hackers 'are no longer winning', says KPMG cyber chief

Despite progress over the past two years, a wealth of threats still plague both the public and private sectors
18 Oct 2019
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Microsoft releases Tamper Protection for Windows Defender
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Microsoft releases Tamper Protection for Windows Defender

The new feature 'locks down' the antivirus, preventing malware from making changes to core settings
15 Oct 2019
What is NotPetya?
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What is NotPetya?

We take a look at the malware that first came to prominence in 2016 and targets Windows–based machines
13 Sep 2019
Malware spread through the Windows update mechanism
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Malware spread through the Windows update mechanism

By using the Windows update delivery system, the malicious traffic of this trojan can evade firewalls
10 Sep 2019
Gadgets can be hacked to produce 'dangerous noises'
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Gadgets can be hacked to produce 'dangerous noises'

Hackers can force devices to emit sounds beyond their normal range
12 Aug 2019
Nvidia urges businesses to upgrade drive after finding flaws
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Nvidia urges businesses to upgrade drive after finding flaws

GeForce, Quadro and Tesla GPUs are affected by bugs that could lead to local code execution
6 Aug 2019
New spyware said to be 'among most sophisticated ever'
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New spyware said to be 'among most sophisticated ever'

Monokle spyware boasts extensive list of potential hacking tools
25 Jul 2019
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Ransomware attacks on UK businesses soar 195%
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Ransomware attacks on UK businesses soar 195%

The figure marks a marked shift against the steep decline in the attack method last year
24 Jul 2019
NCSC issues advice for global DNS hijacking campaign
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NCSC issues advice for global DNS hijacking campaign

Middle East-based attacks expected to spread to consumers and businesses across Europe
15 Jul 2019
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NHS must spend now to prevent devastation of ‘WannaCry 2.0’
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NHS must spend now to prevent devastation of ‘WannaCry 2.0’

Positive moves are being made but they will count for nothing if a more sophisticated attack strikes
4 Jul 2019
What's the difference between antimalware and antivirus?
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What's the difference between antimalware and antivirus?

We help you navigate the worlds of anti malware and antivirus
1 Jul 2019
Former Yandex CISO weighs in on alleged Five Eyes hack
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Former Yandex CISO weighs in on alleged Five Eyes hack

It's not known which of the alliance's five countries is behind the espionage operation
28 Jun 2019
Laptop laden with malware's greatest hits sells for $1.3m
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Laptop laden with malware's greatest hits sells for $1.3m

The 11-year-old Samsung Netbook is infected with the ILOVEYOU, MyDoom and WannaCry viruses
30 May 2019
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Londoner allegedly hacked by Saudi Arabia
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Londoner allegedly hacked by Saudi Arabia

Kingdom accused of using NSO Pegasus software to plant malware on iPhones
29 May 2019
Windows 10 Sandbox mode breaks mere days after release
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Windows 10 Sandbox mode breaks mere days after release

It's just one of the errors that have plagued the latest Windows update
28 May 2019
Microsoft fixes critical RCE flaws in legacy Windows systems
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Microsoft fixes critical RCE flaws in legacy Windows systems

Windows 7 and XP machines are at risk of autonomously spreading malware between PCs and networks
15 May 2019
FBI thwarts Lazarus-linked North Korean surveillance malware
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FBI thwarts Lazarus-linked North Korean surveillance malware

The malware strain was discovered by the FBI and DHS and some say it's an attack on North Korea's economy
13 May 2019
Android pervasive bloatware issue results in security risks
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Android pervasive bloatware issue results in security risks

Pre-installed Android apps for third parties pose security and privacy risks
10 May 2019
Anthem healthcare insurance hacker charged by FBI
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Anthem healthcare insurance hacker charged by FBI

US law enforcement pursuing China-based hackers for 11-month hacking campaign
10 May 2019
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Romanian hackers convicted of cyber crimes, 400,000 affected
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Romanian hackers convicted of cyber crimes, 400,000 affected

The pair of cyber criminals conducted a sophisticated campaign dating back to 2007
15 Apr 2019
Complex Flame malware ‘faked its own death’
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Complex Flame malware ‘faked its own death’

Attackers used a ‘SUICIDE’ module to burn down its infrastructure, but new tools have hinted at a resurrection
9 Apr 2019
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