The malware is potentially a rehash of an old Windows DNS hijacker.
The malware is potentially a rehash of an old Windows DNS hijacker.
Privacy is a human right, and businesses need to remember that. So do governments.
The headlines are all about how the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities will affect Windows PCs, but the real problems are how these bugs will impact servers and the cloud.
By combining big data and machine learning with its security tools, FireEye is looking to thwart more next-gen threats.
With all the hub-bub about Meltdown and Spectre, AMD CPUs are widely regarded as being perfectly safe. Well AMD chips may be safer, but they're not invulnerable.
Google wants the whole industry to adopt its Retpoline fixes for Variant 2 of the Meltdown-Spectre bugs.
The integrity of sensitive data is vital to the overall success of an enterprise. Unauthorized access to restricted data could risk an organization's existence, so a strong, comprehensive policy is practically...
Latin America head Masazumi Takata takes over as interim leader for operations in the country.
Researchers at F-Secure have warned that laptops can potentially be vulnerable to an attack that can be carried out in under a minute.
Older Broadwell and Haswell chips have been taking a hit from Intel's CPU patch.
Instead of focusing on single-digit percentage increases in performance, a bigger question needs to be asked: Is it safe?
Four UK companies have been slapped with fines for nuisance marketing.
The time between an attacker compromising a secured network and the breach being detected is the highest in the APAC region, with the median 'dwell' time 73 days above the global median of 99 days.
And nearly all of them are up for re-election later this year.
All the major Linux distributions have now released their Intel chip meltdown patches. But, someone must retune all those servers to get their performance up to speed and replace network devices and servers running up-to-date Linux distros.
Should you be concerned about how much of a performance hit that your PC will take after applying the Spectre-Meltdown patch? It depends.
Unmanned Warrior showcases autonomous boats, drones and submersibles as the Royal Navy looks at the future of warfare.
The most recent Summer Olympiad staked its place in history as the competition with the highest levels of digital engagement than any previous Olympic Games. We look at some of the key technology numbers behind the Rio events.
All Android devices are different, but they all come with some basic security and privacy features. Here are the important tweaks to get started.
From improved connectivity to skills creation, we look into some of the technology benefits that Games host city Rio de Janeiro - as well as all of Brazil - will retain after the sporting competitions end.
Weren't in Vegas for the heat and hacking? Here's what you need to know.
What are the best apps which offer strong encryption to keep out spying eyes?
There are great accessories out there to bring your Android and iOS photography to the next level.
Here are 10 easy steps to show you how to use the Tor network to mask your browsing habits.
Whether you are just paranoid or they really are out to get you, these handsets promise better security and privacy than standard phones.
The story of how Bletchley Park codebreakers decrypted top secret Nazi communications
One of the new features that Apple rolled out with iOS 9.3 is the ability to password-protect Notes you create. But it's not immediately clear how to do this. But once you know how, it's simple.
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While cloud backups are quick and easy, if you want total control over your iPhone or iPad backups, the only way to do it is to make encrypted local backups. Here's how to do just that.
What apps, gadgets and accessories can help you protect your smartphones, tablets and laptops on the move?
Opinion: The FBI's attempt to order Apple to help them crack an iPhone has brought out the hysterical in many of us.
Researchers at Secureworks say trojan malware is being distributed in phishing emails using the lure of a fake job advert
The video streaming giant calling out its users on Twitter is creepy. But it's only the beginning of monetizing viewing data for media content services.
With the cryptocurrency's value skyrocketing, victims are finding it harder and harder to stump up a ransom.
Securely-developed apps may be at risk due to security issues in five popular interpreted programming languages.
GCHQ has once again opened its doors to a raft of young cybersecurity businesses.
Personal information stored on infotainment systems of hire cars can linger long after the rental is over. So who is responsible for making sure it is wiped?
Ransomware writers are trying out new tactics in an effort to up the yields for their work.
From the iPhone X and Alexa, to cybersecurity, AI and the future of Windows, ZDNet's Larry Dignan and TechRepublic's Jason Hiner explore the key developments to impact the business of technology this year.
Nice Hash users are watching the attacker's wallet address like hawks, waiting for any movement of their stolen coins.
An updated Trojan can trick users into entering their credentials into fake bank websites.
The National Cyber Security Centre has warned government departments to be wary of using Russian security software.
It's tempting to take revenge on hackers, but the downsides far outweigh any benefits.
Instead of opposing the internet barriers raised by the world's authoritarian regimes, Silicon Valley is playing along.
Martha Bennett, principal analyst at Forrester Research, spoke with ZDNet about the current capabilities of blockchain, and why it may be a long-term investment for businesses.
Sony's ultra thin and ultra stylish T series Cyber-shot is back with the 6-megapixel DSCT9.
Network Box combines all that’s good in a managed security service with an affordable, locally installed and monitored appliance -- a winning combination for companies with limited resources.
The main selling point of the MailFrontier Gateway Appliance is its delightfully straightforward management interface. The hardware and software are both well specified, and can provide a high level of protection against common mail-borne security threats.
The ZyWALL 35 UTM appliance combines all the basic security tools required to protect a small business network, and deploys them at the Internet gateway where they are most useful. Professional help with deployment may be required, however, and it doesn’t do away entirely with the need for desktop and server-side protection.
Norton AntiVirus 2006 improves its detection and removal of spyware and adware but lags behind the more proactive McAfee VirusScan 2006.
Check Point's Connectra 2.0 compares well on functionality and price with other enterprise-level SSL VPN solutions, with the added bonus of application and new endpoint security features.
LG's mid-range musical phone features dual colour displays and tri-band connectivity, but it lacks memory expansion options.
Simple to deploy and easy to manage, the Blue Coat Spyware Interceptor is a cost-effective way of identifying and blocking spyware infections without the need to configure and manage software on individual client PCs.
With its quick scanning and multiple tools for stopping malware before it infects your computer, Spyware Doctor is a solid spyware remover.
Pest Patrol Anti-Spyware doesn't score highly in user-friendly or speed terms, although it is a extensively documented and perfectly competent Spyware removal solution.
The Proventia M10 appliance provides impressive and comprehensive network security at a surprisingly affordable price. However, it’s not as easy to deploy and manage as some of the alternatives and, as such, may not meet all small business requirements.
An 802.11g wireless router with an integrated ADSL modem suitable for multiple PC homes and small offices.
Nokia's 6230i is an upgraded version of its classic, unpretentious 6230 with a higher quality screen, 1.3-megapixel camera and Bluetooth.
D-Link's DCS-5300G is no real match for a dedicated wired and monitored solution, but it's also nowhere near as expensive.
Samsung's latest slider phone, the D500, looks a lot like its sliding predecessor, but comes in a black case with a megapixel camera and an MP3 player.