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Symantec: New Breaking Bad-themed ransomware now causing problems

May 11, 2015 9:00 pm

Yikes! New Breaking Bad-themed ransomware pops up, causing problems for victims in Australia

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Report: 1 out of every 5 Google Android apps are malware in disguise

Apr 27, 2015 5:09 pm

1 out of every 5 Google Android apps .... MALWARE!!

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Damballa: Mobile malware infections overhyped in US

Apr 27, 2015 10:50 am

There is a lot of hype around mobile malware, and it could be overstated, Damballa claims

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Criminals receiving bitcoin ransom payments converting money fast

Apr 25, 2015 4:55 am

Cybercriminals victimizing users with ransomware are converting bitcoins into currency due to volatile valuation

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Cybersecurity market receiving strong boost from increasing VC funds

Apr 24, 2015 9:18 pm

Cybersecurity startups are finding lucrative investors from the VC market, as the demand for security increases

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Small businesses plagued by successful ransomware cyberattacks

Apr 18, 2015 5:06 pm

Cybercriminals operating overseas are having their way with SMBs falling victim to ransomware cyberattacks

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Russian government giving cybercriminals advanced malware software

Apr 16, 2015 9:24 pm

The Russian government is reportedly providing advanced malware software to cybercriminals and organized crime groups

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Kaspersky Lab helps provide CoinVault ransomware victims more options

Apr 14, 2015 10:15 pm

Kaspersky Lab and the Dutch police are providing CoinVault ransomware decryption keys online for victims to use

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Europol, FBI successfully shuts down Beebone malware

Apr 13, 2015 5:38 pm

The FBI and Europol team up to shut down the Beebone malware

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Scientists claim HIV spreads in similar fashion to computer viruses

Apr 6, 2015 6:49 pm

Computer security experts and HIV researchers find similarities in computer worm and HIV infections

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Survey: 30% of companies would pay ransom to cybercriminals

Apr 2, 2015 8:24 am

It looks like at least 30% of companies would pay a ransom if compromised by cybercriminals

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Malware trap turns PCs into zombies for expanding global botnet

Mar 29, 2015 10:35 pm

G DATA spills the beans about malware trap that turns victim PCs into zombies for expanding botnet

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Xtube porn website compromised, infecting users with malware

Mar 28, 2015 2:40 pm

The Xtube "adult entertainment" website was recently compromised, infecting users with malware

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More advanced ransomware attacks could pop up in 2015

Mar 24, 2015 5:14 pm

Ransomware attacks are growing in sophistication, and the problem could get worse in 2015

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Ransomware threats evolving, targeting admins and gamers alike

Mar 13, 2015 9:15 pm

Cybercriminals are improving their ransomware techniques, infecting a wider range of victims

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Companies transitioning to better detection, response of cyberattacks

Feb 27, 2015 7:15 am

Business leaders want to see companies transition towards better detection and response to cyberattacks, following recent major data breaches

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Kaspersky: 28% of mobile users don't have knowledge of malware attacks

Feb 26, 2015 8:25 pm

A recent Kaspersky Lab survey found 28 percent of consumers don't understand mobile malware threats

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Canadian intelligence accurately identified French Babar malware

Feb 24, 2015 6:56 pm

Communication Security Establishment Canada discovers French malware sample, dubbed Babar

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Ransomware cyberattacks rack up victims, creating millions in revenue

Feb 22, 2015 8:05 pm

Cybercriminals are cashing in with ransomware attacks victimizing unsuspecting business users

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Police department forced to pay $500 bounty in ransomware cyberattack

Feb 22, 2015 7:25 pm

Police agency forced to pay $500 in bitcoins to end ransomware siege due to Cryptoware

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After data breaches, companies still nonchalant about cybersecurity

Feb 22, 2015 4:30 pm

The number of major data breaches may be rising, but many companies are still rather nonchalant about cybersecurity

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Politics could get in the way of improved US national cybersecurity

Feb 22, 2015 11:35 am

There is a high demand for cybersecurity in the United States, but some are worried politics could get in the way

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Report: More than 1,500 international data breaches in 2014

Feb 21, 2015 12:20 pm

There were at least 1,500 global data breaches in 2014, according to report

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Software Advice: More than half of SMBs don't have data breach plan

Feb 19, 2015 12:15 am

It looks like 51% of SMBs don't have an appropriate breach response plan in place

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Government: Japan endured 25 billion cyberattacks in 2014 alone

Feb 18, 2015 4:25 am

The Japanese government, companies and users endured 25 billion cyberattacks in 2014 alone

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