- News tagged "malware"
Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016
Google just released its Android Security Annual report where it highlights several measures to protect users from security threats.
Friday, 18 Mar 2016
Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks has discovered the first iOS malware that exploits design flaws in Apple's DRM protection mechanism, which allows it to infect iOS devices. Find out how it infects and what you can do to protect against it.
Monday, 7 Mar 2016
Like traditional ransomware, the malicious program KeRanger forces Apple users to pay digital money in order to regain access of their Macs.
Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016
A new malware called Mazar Bot spreads via text message, and it gains administrator rights on your Android-based smartphone.
Friday, 4 Dec 2015
If you use your Android smartphone to check or account for your personal finances, remember to exercise your due diligence in avoiding fraudulent software.
Monday, 2 Nov 2015
Thanks to deep learning algorithms, you may not have to update the signature database of your next-generation anti-virus software.
Wednesday, 16 Sep 2015
Azimuth Security researcher Mark Dowd discovered a bug in AirDrop, Apple's file sharing service in iOS and OS X, which allows a hacker to take control of your iPhone and Mac. Read on to find out more about the bug and how you can prevent it.
Monday, 14 Sep 2015
ESET has discovered a new ransomware that locks up Android devices with a PIN, the first of its kind to do so. So far, the majority of affected users originate in the US, but it's probably wise to exercise due caution.
Tuesday, 1 Sep 2015
A newly discovered malware, named KeyRaider, has stolen over 225,000 Apple account logins, harvested from jailbroken iPhones. Users affected have had unauthorised purchases made using their Apple accounts; some have had their iPhones disabled for ransom.
Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015
Have you visited Yahoo lately? Beware, because the company's ad network has been used by hackers to send malicious code to computers that have visited Yahoo's portal since July 28.