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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
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Best antivirus for Windows 10

Want to stay secure? Here's the best business-class protection around
3 Sep 2019
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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
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Security

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
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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%

The figure marks a marked shift against the steep decline in the attack method last year
24 Jul 2019
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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’

Positive moves are being made but they will count for nothing if a more sophisticated attack strikes
4 Jul 2019
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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
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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
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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

Kingdom accused of using NSO Pegasus software to plant malware on iPhones
29 May 2019
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Security

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
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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
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Security

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
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Security

Android pervasive bloatware issue results in security risks

Pre-installed Android apps for third parties pose security and privacy risks
10 May 2019
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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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malware

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
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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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Bayer pharmaceuticals hit with China-attributed malware

The initial attack occurred last year and featured a Trojan previously only used against video game companies
5 Apr 2019
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IoT malware threats ballooned in 2018

But the majority of exploits centre around weak credentials or unpatched software
2 Apr 2019
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Security

Hackers target Asus users with hijacked updates

Malware attack called 'ShadowHammer' spotted by Kaspersky
26 Mar 2019
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Police Federation hit by seemingly random cyber attack

No evidence yet that attackers extracted any data, or that the malware spread to any branches
22 Mar 2019
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Millions hit by major Android-based malware campaigns

Dozens of 'innocent' apps are being infected through the development supply chain
14 Mar 2019
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