Microsoft has fired the latest salvo in a case to keep US agents from having access to customer data stored overseas.
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"SynoLocker" malware infects through a vulnerability in older versions of their NAS software. The attack demands 0.6 BitCoins (about $350) to decrypt files.
Firefox has blocked known phishing and malware sites for some time. Now it will check reputation on individual files and soon use file signatures.
New strains of the malevolent Zeus malware have been discovered using the Windows 'PIF' file extension to steal information from compromised computer systems.
A recent email campaign contains links that send most users to a conventional spam site, but Android users get Android malware.
Malicious RTF files could execute code. Microsoft has released a "Fix it" temporary workaround which disables RTF support in Word.
Personal cloud services, portable storage devices, and email are a company's worst enemies. Malware is much less of a problem than once thought.
The company has issued a warning that a malicious email campaign is underway using Adobe software licenses as a lure. Adobe calls it a phishing attack, but other reports say it contains a malware attachment.
New Android malware captures all the victim's SMS and shoots them off to the attacker's email accounts.
Malware samples which consist mostly of mobile spyware rocketed to over 120,000 last month within three months. The OS's application signing shows further weakness, according to Alcatel-Lucent's Kindsight Security Labs study.
GPG Mail from GPGTools protects your email from prying eyes by using public key encryption via OpenPGP. It's by far the simplest and easiest way to encrypt email (and files) on the Mac.
Malwarebytes has launched a backup service that includes scanning files for malware. It backs up multiple Windows PCs, and Android and Apple iOS devices, with optional encryption to protect your files in the cloud.
A new species of malware found in Japan frames you for sending death threats.
Sophos' antivirus solution began marking its own updates as false-positive malware, which deleted critical files in the system's live protection program.
Security researchers from Websense have intercepted a currently spamvertised malicious campaign, attempting to trick BlackBerry users into downloading and executing the malicious .zip archive.
Security companies have detected a piece of malware that steals files from infected machines, then renders the computers useless by overwriting their master boot record.
This affordable utility provides an easier way to compress and email large files, and integrates well with Microsoft Office applications.
Dubbed ACAD/Medre.A, malware targets AutoCAD software, steals and sends files to e-mail accounts located in China, says security vendor ESET, which is working with Chinese firms to prevent further harvesting of data.
A public-private sector information-sharing hub has revealed a campaign to break into defence contractors' systems via a tailored malicious email campaign, according to Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude
Security researchers from "Stop Malvertising Spam & Scams", have intercepted a currently circulating malicious email campaign, that's impersonating GestPay
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