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November 19, 2012 By Filesland

Open Ports Scanner

This system utility monitors open TCP and UDP ports, network connections and software applications that open these connections. It...

June 17, 2011 by

Virgin warns Trojan-infected customers

Virgin Media has begun informing customers on its network if it thinks their computers are infected with a Trojan called SpyEye, the ISP said on Thursday.In an initiative launched in August last year as a response to the threat of the Zeus Trojan, the company is working with the Serious Organised Crime Agency (Soca) and other third parties to warn customers of infections.

July 19, 2010 by

RSA: Banking trojan uses social network as command and control server

RSA's FraudAction Research Lab is reporting that a crimeware targeting Brazilian banks, is using a popular social network as a command and control server. This isn't the first time that cybercriminals experiment with managed cloud platforms, or abuse of social networks for command and control purposes, and definitely not the last.

February 11, 2010 By Atelier Web

Atelier Web Firewall Tester

Atelier Web Firewall Tester is a tool for probing Personal Firewall software strengths against outbond attempts from network trojan...

May 11, 2009 by

D-Link adds CAPTCHA to home, small office routers

The imperviousness of the CAPTCHA has a security measure has been hotly debated, but there have been enough compromised network stories in the headlines to prompt D-Link to integrate the technique into its home and small office routers.CAPTCHA, which stands for Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart, offers an extra hurdle in the way of malicious software intending to hijack your DNS, ruin your network and computer, including worms, viruses and Trojan horses.

February 8, 2008 by

Botnet more dangerous than Storm?

Reports are starting to circulate of a botnet being seeded that could be more insidious than Storm, currently the largest and most sophisticated network of compromised computers.An article in Dark Reading warns of a Trojan that can circumvent most anti-malware products, being aimed at corporate networks.

December 28, 2008 By MB Company

BeeThink SpyDetector

BeeThink SpyDetector detects and blocks unknown spyware, adware, Trojans, and spy bots by means of monitoring network traffic. It checks...

January 2, 2007 by

Happy New Year worm fizzles out

Security vendors have warned that the "Happy New Year" worm could catch employees returning from New Year's celebrations unawares, but believe the threat posed by the malware will soon pass.The worm, which was first detected last last week, is sent as an email attachment called either postcard.

November 16, 2006 by

Security firms clash over phishy e-mails

Banks and security experts cannot agree if it is safe for banks to use e-mail for communicating with their customers because the medium has been hijacked by criminals who try and fool online banking users into divulging their log-in details. Last week, ZDNet Australia reported that an e-mail sent by Citibank confused both customers and security experts because neither group could distinguish the genuine e-mail from a phishing attack.

April 18, 2005 by

High-tech crime investigators tackle BigPond assault

BigPond, Australia's largest Internet service provider (ISP), has asked the Australian High Tech Crime Centre to investigate recent attacks on its domain name server (DNS) system from Trojan-infested PCs.The Telstra-owned ISP has been temporarily disconnecting compromised computers from its network to stem a tide of bogus DNS requests swamping its servers and delaying customer e-mail and Web site requests.

March 2, 2000 by

New Pretty Park virus in the wild

A new variant of last year's "Pretty Park" virus is making the rounds, according to anti-virus firm Network Associates. The Trojan horse, which arrives as an e-mail attachment named "prettypark.


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