malware

  1. jes

    Warning: Porn viewing can harm your smartphone

    Warning: Porn viewing can harm your smartphone Smartphone porn viewing is riskier than doing so on PC, reports security firm
  2. J

    Malware mails disguised as group coupon promotions

    Group coupon malware mails on the rise Spammers use the group coupon trend to disguise malware
  3. J

    Kaspersky discovers miniFlame cyber attack program

    Kaspersky finds new “high-value” malware Kaspersky Labs has discovered a new “miniFlame” program, which is designed for precise cyber espionage attacks
  4. J

    Scareware scheme tricks users into buying PC fixes

    “Scareware” scheme operators fined The US has ordered the operators of a “scareware” scheme to pay $163 million for tricking computer users
  5. J

    Harry Potter star becomes bait for online attacks

    Emma Watson becomes bait for malware attacks Cyber criminals use Emma Watson to lure in users to online attacks
  6. Napalm2880

    IOL's website infected with Malware?

    Visited the IOL news page this morning and Chrome displayed this warning: Any ideas on whats wrong?
  7. Jan

    DNS changer malware infected PCs to lose Internet access today

    “Internet Doomsday” is here Computer users around the world infected with malware may lose their Internet access today
  8. J

    New virus could bring a quarter-million PCs to their knees

    Virus could take out around 250,000 PCs A new malware could blackout a signifficant number of home and work PCs
  9. QuintonB

    Watch out for Mac malware - have you been infected?

    Beware: Mac malware – have you been infected? Trojan already built a 600,000-strong botnet, according to Doctor Web
  10. jes

    Malware passes 75 million unique samples

    Malware passes 75 million unique samples Malicious Sites Nearly Double, while Android Becomes a Fresh Target
  11. QuintonB

    Kaspersky detects 780 new phishing programs daily

    Warning: 780 new phishing programs detected daily Kaspersky Lab detects 780 new malicious programs designed to steal users’ online banking data every day
  12. jes

    TopTV website appears to have been hacked

    TopTV website appears to have been hacked Anti-virus programs are reporting that the TopTV website is serving malware
  13. LazyLion

    CNET [Download.com] Accused of Wrapping Malware in Windows Installer

    http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/cnet-accused-wrapping-malware-windows-installer-nmap-security-tool Thought this warning was relevant since many of have used Download.com in the past as a good source of freeware and a reliable Files mirror!
  14. QuintonB

    Another espionage malware program discovered

    Another espionage malware program discovered A new malicious programme “is essentially a precursor to a future Stuxnet-like attack,” Symantec said
  15. S

    Why Microsoft Apologies only to Customers not Google after removing Google Chrome

    On September 30th, 2011, an incorrect detection for PWS:Win32/Zbot was identified and as a result, Google Chrome was inadvertently blocked and in some cases removed. Within a few hours, Microsoft released an update that addresses the issue. Signature versions 1.113.672.0 and higher include this...
  16. jes

    Android malware threats have doubled in 6 months

    Android malware threats have doubled in 6 months Users of the Android mobile OS are twice as likely to be hit by malware than they were six months ago
  17. jes

    Symantec July 2011 Intelligence Report: Security threat statistics

    Symantec July 2011 Intelligence Report: Security threat statistics Symantec’s Intelligence report shows that malware variants are on the rise, and mobile phone users are increasingly targeted.
  18. jes

    DMASA website flagged for hosting malware?

    DMASA website flagged for hosting malware? A subdirectory on the website of the Direct Marketing Association of South Africa has been flagged by Google as “suspicious – visiting this website may harm your computer”
  19. jes

    Google warning users of data-stealing malware

    Google warning users of data-stealing malware Malware targeting Windows systems may be intercepting traffic between user PCs and Google
  20. jes

    Unpatched iOS vulnerability poses a malicious attack risk

    Unpatched iOS vulnerability poses a malicious attack risk A website that has made it simple for iPhone and iPad users to jailbreak their devices is not just a nuisance for Apple, who wants to discourage owners from jailbreaking their devices, but is also a portent for future malicious attacks.
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