News tagged ‘malware’

Monday, 9 Apr 2012

The Fallout from Flashback Malware

The Fallout from Flashback Malware

While Apple might have been able to bring the recent Flashback malware under control, web security experts are now releasing details detailing the extent of damage caused.

Monday, 30 Jan 2012

New Malware Discovered by Symantec on Android Market

New Malware Discovered by Symantec on Android Market

In a blog post, Symantec identified multiple publisher IDs on the Android Market that are being used to push out Android.Counterclank. The malware in question has a bot-like behavior, which can receive commands to steal information from the Android device.

Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011

Twilight Fans Targeted by Hackers

Twilight Fans Targeted by Hackers

Some Twilight-related searches will turn up items that have been infected with malware as the interest in the film series grows due to the upcoming movie.

Thursday, 15 Sep 2011

Intel and McAfee Unveil DeepSAFE, A Hardware-Assisted Security Technology

Intel and McAfee Unveil DeepSAFE, A Hardware-Assisted Security Technology

Intel and McAfee reveal McAfee DeepSAFE, a new and holistic approach to protect computing devices against intrusions from security breaches and malware.

Wednesday, 20 Jul 2011

New Android Malware Infections Highlight Staged Downloader Threat

New Android Malware Infections Highlight Staged Downloader Threat

Symantec has published a blog post detailing a staged download method by two newly discovered Android threats, as a follow up to their recently conducted analysis of iOS and Android.

Thursday, 2 Jun 2011

Facebook Malware Infects PC And Mac Users

Facebook Malware Infects PC And Mac Users

Facebook users should be aware of a new trojan which infects both Mac and PC users with malware.

Monday, 7 Mar 2011

Google Uses Remote Kill Switch to Deactivate Android Malware Apps

Google Uses Remote Kill Switch to Deactivate Android Malware Apps

The malware threat on the Google Android platform is very real, and Google is taking action by activating a remote kill switch to remove the malware app from devices.

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