News tagged ‘internet security’

Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014

Flight MH370 News Exploited by Cybercriminals, Online Threats Circulating

Flight MH370 News Exploited by Cybercriminals, Online Threats Circulating

Trend Micro reported that last Friday, scammers exploited the news of flight MH370 to incite Facebook users to hit a malicious link. Although the spoofed site has since been taken down, Trend Micro is advising users to stay alert, and exercise caution before clicking on any shared links.

Friday, 14 Mar 2014

Symantec: Google Docs Users Targeted by Sophisticated Phishing Scam

Symantec: Google Docs Users Targeted by Sophisticated Phishing Scam

In its latest blog entry, Symantec warns of an ongoing intricate scam targeting Google Docs and Google Drive users.

Friday, 11 Oct 2013

Norton Refreshes Products for Windows 8.1 Compatibility and New Features

Norton Refreshes Products for Windows 8.1 Compatibility and New Features

Norton has released the latest versions of its core security products including Norton 360 Multi-Device, Norton Internet Security, and Norton Antivirus.

Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013

McAfee's Updated 2014 Core PC Security Suites Deliver Enhanced Power and Performance

McAfee's Updated 2014 Core PC Security Suites Deliver Enhanced Power and Performance

McAfee has announced its new 2014 line of core PC security suites including McAfee AntiVirus Plus 2014, McAfee Internet Security 2014 and McAfee Total Protection 2014.

Thursday, 18 Apr 2013

Cybercriminals Capitalize on Boston Marathon Blast

Cybercriminals Capitalize on Boston Marathon Blast

Within just 24 hours of Monday's explosion at the Boston Marathon, Trend Micro observed an outbreak of more than 9,000 Blackhole Exploit Kit spammed messages, all related to the tragic incident.

Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013

ESET Smart Security 6 and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 6 Released

ESET Smart Security 6 and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 6 Released

ESET has announced the release of its flagship products: ESET Smart Security 6 and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 6. The former provides all-in-one internet security, while the latter, a fast and powerful antivirus solution.

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013

Security Flaws in UPnP Expose Millions of Networked Devices to Remote Attacks

Security Flaws in UPnP Expose Millions of Networked Devices to Remote Attacks

Security experts from Rapid7 have recommended disabling the UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) protocol on network-enabled devices. This is to prevent hackers from exploiting inherent flaws in the UPnP protocol to gain unauthorized access to their networks remotely.

Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012

x.o.ware Launches Network Security Products

x.o.ware Launches Network Security Products

The ExoNetwork extends security to users accessing the Internet, even over less secure public networks, while the ExoKey provides encrypted remote access to everything connected to the ExoNetwork.

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012

Trend Micro Extends Web Security Services to PS Vita

Trend Micro Extends Web Security Services to PS Vita

Trend Micro has extended its collaboration with Sony to offer two web security services - Trend Micro Kids Safety and Trend Micro Web Security for PlayStation Vita.

Thursday, 3 Nov 2011

DevilRobbber Steals from Unsuspecting Users in Every Sense of the Word

DevilRobbber Steals from Unsuspecting Users in Every Sense of the Word

A Mac OS X Trojan, DevilRobber steals your digital currency as well as your private information. It consumes your GPU's computing time for its own nefarious purpose too.

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