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Security industry criticises Apple over Flashback malware

Cupertino company slammed over slow response to fix Trojan problem.
12 Apr 2012
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Trojan targets Mac OS X Lion anti-malware

F-Secure finds a nasty piece of malware that disables Lion OS defences.
20 Oct 2011
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Super smart social threats running wild

In one week, a very clever piece of social engineering is spotted, it emerges Facebook phishing is rising and thousands of Twitter users are hacked. J…
27 Jul 2011
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Gordon Brown claims malware used in NOTW hacking

The former Prime Minister says Trojans were used by the now deceased tabloid as the hacking scandal rages on.
14 Jul 2011
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SOCA and Virgin partner in SpyEye fight

The troublesome SpyEye Trojan is being tackled head on by the Government body and the ISP.
16 Jun 2011
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Android DroidDream nightmare continues

Android security fears escalate again thanks to researchers spotting more trojanised apps.
6 Jun 2011
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Over 150 French Government systems hacked

Hackers use a Trojan to compromise more than 150 French Ministry of Finance computers.
7 Mar 2011
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Google Android

Sneaky Android threats still rising

Android threats are becoming increasingly prevalent, Symantec warns, with one notable piece of malware hiding in a Steamy Window app.
1 Mar 2011
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OddJob Trojan hijacking banking sessions

The OddJob Trojan has been seen hijacking banking sessions and stealing funds across the globe.
22 Feb 2011
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Adobe targeted malware spikes

Malware targeting Adobe Reader surges in January, GFI says.
7 Feb 2011
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UK Government hit by Trojan

Foreign Secretary William Hague admits to the attack which took place in December.
7 Feb 2011
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Third of all malware created in 2010

PandaLabs’ annual report claims a third of all malware ever made was created last year.
5 Jan 2011
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Week in review: Virus hits Iran nuclear power plant,

The past week was filled with intrigue, action and big money as a virus hits an Iranian nuclear power planet, the British police crack down on the Zeu…
1 Oct 2010
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Zeus targets mobile banking authentication

A new Zeus variant has been seen trying to steal mobile authentication numbers from online bankers.
28 Sep 2010
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Rogue anti-virus crooks hone sales skills

Cyber criminals seem to have improved their sales skills as fake anti-virus comparison services have been spotted.
27 Aug 2010
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Security

Malware indicated as Madrid air tragedy cause

The tragic Madrid air crash, which took the lives of 154 people, could have been partly caused by malware, a report has claimed.
23 Aug 2010
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Malware reaches all time high

It has been the most intense first six months ever for malware activity, according to McAfee.
11 Aug 2010
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Android
Security

Hackers hit Android with SMS malware

Kaspersky Lab has identified the first SMS Trojan targeting Android devices.
11 Aug 2010
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Mobile Trojan
Security

Android app strips personal data

Trojan wallpaper app signals a rising mobile data threat
30 Jul 2010
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Apple accused of clandestine security update

Sophos has suggested that Apple was a little surreptitious about introducing a security update for Mac OS X this week.
18 Jun 2010
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Server discovered hosting millions of stolen gaming accounts

Symantec has come across a server containing details of 44 million stolen gaming accounts being validated by a trojan.
28 May 2010
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RSA: 2009 saw 'pandemic increase' in hack attacks

The head of RSA claims last year saw the biggest increase in security threats and attacks we have ever seen.
12 May 2010
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antivirus

Top 10 malware list shows rise of fake anti-virus

The top 10 malware threat list from Sunbelt Software has provided further proof of the rise of fake anti-virus software.
5 May 2010
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Security

Most of Fortune 500 hit by Zeus trojan

An RSA Security study has discovered that 88 per cent of the biggest companies in the US have potentially been compromised by keylogging malware.
15 Apr 2010
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