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Zeus botnet pushes swine flu spam 
By SC Australia Staff | Dec 4, 2009 | Comment Now 
Installs a keylogger.
 
Cybercriminals leverage swine flu threat 
By SC Australia Staff | Nov 17, 2009 | Comment Now 
Sophos details Tamiflu fraud.
 
Surfers head to Google to search for Bing 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 28, 2009 | Comment Now 
While Swine Flu and ATO dominate Australian search terms.
 
Curtin Uni pushes VPN to mitigate Swine Flu risk 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 12, 2009 | Comment Now 
Curtin University CIO Peter Nikoletatos has asked faculty staff to download a VPN client on their home computers as part of a contingency plan against a Swine Flu pandemic.
 
Google targets swine flu with Australian search data 
By Liz Tay | Jun 9, 2009 | Comment Now 
Google is monitoring its Australian users' flu-related search queries in an effort to provide daily information on the spread of influenza.
 
Swine Flu spam continues to spread with cybercriminals using celebrity names 
By Dan Raywood | May 12, 2009 | Comment Now 
Spammers have moved to using celebrity names alongside swine flu terms to spread malicious links.
 
Malicious swine flu PDF file spreads password stealer 
By Dan Raywood | May 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Symantec has reported that an email with a PDF attachment that promises to answer all questions about the swine flu virus contains a password stealer.
 
Swine flu spam leveling off, but attacks continue 
By Dan Kaplan | May 4, 2009 | Comment Now 
As reports of swine flu infections grow across the world, spammers and malware purveyors continue to try to cash in.
 
Swine flu forces remote work tool review 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 29, 2009 | Comment Now 
Aussie firms should ensure that remote working and collaboration tools are ready to scale to meet higher rates of absenteeism in the event of an outbreak of Swine flu.
 
Swine flu causes spam fever 
By Shaun Nichols | Apr 28, 2009 | Comment Now 
Just days after news surfaced of a swine flu outbreak in Mexico, spammers are exploiting the news to advertise online pharmacies.
 
FBI hunts Norwegian phishing swine 
By David Quainton | Jun 30, 2005 | Comment Now 
A Norwegian phisher is being hunted by the FBI after operating a scam from an internet radio-station.
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