Tag: trojans

A million US computers infected in 2013 
By Danielle Walker | Dec 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Outpaces all other countries.
 
NAB cyber security chief blames US for fraud spike 
 
NAB cyber security head says US crackdown caused fraud spike 
By Darren Pauli | Jun 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Down Under is the 'un-burnt forest' of fraud.
 
John McAfee details Belizean 'espionage' 
By Danielle Walker | Jan 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Claims to have doled out dozens of infected laptops.
 
John McAfee: I installed keyloggers on Belize cop computers 
By Danielle Walker | Jan 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Cyber espionage tactics used to "uncover corruption" among the power players of Belize.
 
Zeus and SpyEye trojans merge 
By Dan Raywood | Nov 26, 2010 | Comment Now 
Zeus writer may be retiring.
 
Critical infrastructure encounters the most web malware: report 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Feb 12, 2010 | Comment Now 
356 percent higher rate of data-theft trojans in 2009.
 
Trojans continue to dominate threat detections 
By Dan Raywood | Sep 4, 2009 | Comment Now 
Conficker takes top spot.
 
Web attacks surge by a third 
By Phil Muncaster | Aug 14, 2009 | Comment Now 
Increase in data-theft Trojans.
 
Trojans account for 70 per cent of all malware in second quarter of 2009 
By SC Australia Staff | Jul 8, 2009 | Comment Now 
Trojans accounted for almost three quarters of all new malware between April and June this year.
 
Trojans are fastest-growing data-stealing malware 
By Chuck Miller | Jun 30, 2009 | Comment Now 
Most of the rise in cybercrime can be linked to data-stealing malware, and trojans are the fastest growing category, according to a report released by Trend Micro.
 
Email an open door to sophisticated security threats 
By Lysa Myers | Jun 11, 2009 | Comment Now 
How easy is it to take steps to ensure computer users avoid unknowingly inviting malware - the unwanted guest - into the 'corporate home'?
 
Malware delivered in parking ticket scam 
By Dan Raywood | Feb 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Trojans are being distributed through a real-life scam involving fake parking tickets.
 
Bogus Facebook emails pass trojans 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Sep 24, 2008 | Comment Now 
A new round of malicious emails tries to trick recipients into believing someone wants to be their Facebook friend.
 
Trojans dominate top ten virus threats 
By Dan Raywood | Sep 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
Last month, users were more likely to be struck by trojans than any other kind of virus.
 
Q&A: Harry Archer, head of Security Practice, BT Australia 
By Negar Salek | Jul 14, 2008 | Comment Now 
SC caught up with Harry Archer, principal security consultant and head of security practice at BT Australia recently to discuss the current state of security in Australia, or ...
 
Trojans stop play for web gamers 
By Robert Jaques | Jul 4, 2008 | Comment Now 
Malware aimed at online gamers posed the most serious online security threat in June, a security firm reported today..
 
Mutant Trojans threaten Mac users 
By Shaun Nichols | Nov 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
The malware authors behind last week's MacOS X Trojan attack are continuing development on the malicious downloads, security experts warn..
 
Hackers bank on Trojans to steal financial data 
By Robert Jaques | Mar 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Banker Trojans a fast-growing threat.
 
Trojans posing as rare Saddam Hussein execution videos 
By Frank Washkuch | Jan 9, 2007 | Comment Now 
Keeping with their practice of tailoring malware-toting email for current events, malicious users are mass mailing what they claim is a rarely-seen video of the execution of ...
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