Tag: antivirus

Dangerous new Zeus malware fools anti-virus 
By Tim Ring | Apr 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Trojan tricks systems.
 
Research detects dangerous malware hiding in peripherals 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
DAGGER malware targets direct memory access.
 
Antivirus apps knocked in malware report 
By Dan Raywood | Mar 27, 2013 | Comment Now 
Web based malware active for 20 day on average.
 
Chrome virus scanner coming 
By Liam Tung | Jan 9, 2012 | Comment Now 
Browser takes on more desktop duties.
 
Chrome to get virus scanner, URL pre-render 
By Liam Tung | Jan 9, 2012 | Comment Now 
Browser takes on more desktop duties.
 
Killing Conficker, 1000 days on 
By Aryeh Goretsky | Aug 22, 2011 | Comment Now 
Comment: Why is a 'headless' worm still top of the malware ecosystem?
 
Killing Conficker, 1000 days on 
If Windows users are unwilling to manage security, then enforcing more secure choices may be the only solution.
 
MACDefender spawns variants 
By Dan Raywood | May 27, 2011 | Comment Now 
Variations do not need admin rights to install.
 
Copycat antivirus site serves malware 
By SC Australia Staff | May 24, 2011 | Comment Now 
A malicious website based on the design of Virustotal is recuiting botnet zombies.
 
The myth of the infosec silver-bullet 
 
Kidnapped Kaspersky freed without ransom 
By Liam Tung | Apr 27, 2011 | Comment Now 
Released unharmed.
 
Samsung's laptop keylogger a 'false alarm' 
By Liam Tung | Apr 1, 2011 | Comment Now 
Scan mistook folder of Slovene language files.
 
Sophos: mobile malware scandal 'damages' industry 
By Stewart Mitchell | Mar 28, 2011 | Comment Now 
Accusations in wake of Chinese TV expose of alleged malware scam.
 
Trojan exploits Android security fix 
By Liam Tung | Mar 11, 2011 | Comment Now 
Antivirus vendors find a mobile home.
 
Symantec results better than expected 
By Tom Brewster | Jan 31, 2011 | Comment Now 
Symantec posts some positive results, beating Wall Street expectations.
 
Trojan built to disable cloud antivirus 
By Liam Tung | Jan 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Crafty Chinese malware writers.
 
AGIMO moves to lock down government PCs 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 19, 2011 | Comment Now 
Tight security controls introduced in revised Common Operating Environment.
 
No need to pay for antivirus: report 
By Nicole Kobie | Jan 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
Free security software is "adequate".
 
Chinese antivirus war ends in death sentence 
By Liam Tung | Dec 14, 2010 | Comment Now 
Vendor makes virus, rival blamed.
 
AVG bets on free Android antivirus 
By Liam Tung | Nov 11, 2010 | Comment Now 
Ad-sponsored antivirus.
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