Tag: viruses

Conficker renders gaol CCTV footage tampered evidence 
By James Hutchinson | Sep 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Unpatched systems, software update, at fault.
 
Security firms works to shield cars from viruses 
By Jim Finkle | Aug 21, 2012 | Comment Now 
But car makers unwilling to go public on details.
 
Iran detects new 'massive cyber attack' 
Jun 25, 2012 | Comment Now 
As Flame's power grows.
 
Flame revives Stuxnet concerns 
By Jim Finkle | May 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
New virus hits Iran computers.
 
Spam and viruses see minor rises in May: Symantec 
By SC Australia Staff | May 27, 2010 | Comment Now 
All but one spam emails now contain a URL.
 
Windows 7 fails to stop eight out of ten viruses 
By Dan Raywood | Nov 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
UAC default configuration "is not effective".
 
MIT designs viruses that can build batteries 
By Iain Thomson | Apr 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have genetically engineered viruses to build lithium batteries.
 
MySpace deploys Cloudmark tech to protect users against malicious messages 
Mar 10, 2009 | Comment Now 
MySpace has taken active steps to protect its users against malicious attacks.
 
Apple advises users to get antivirus 
By Iain Thomson | Dec 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
Apple is advising its customers to install multiple antivirus software engines to protect against possible infection.
 
Record number of active viruses measured 
August was the worst month for cybercrime, with threats increasing by 51 percent.
 
Russia overtakes China as the world's highest producer of malware and viruses 
Feb 25, 2008 | Comment Now 
Russia has overtaken China as the world’s highest producer of spyware and viruses according to researchers at security vendor PC Tools.
 
Phishing levels up in September 
By Negar Salek | Oct 2, 2007 | Comment Now 
Virus levels down in Australia but spam surging again according to MessageLabs.
 
Organised crime holding off on mobile viruses 
By Iain Thomson | Sep 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
While computer viruses are almost exclusively the work of organised criminals, mobile viruses are largely the work of amateurs, according to an industry expert.
 
Organised crime holding off on mobile viruses 
By Iain Thomson | Sep 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
While computer viruses are almost exclusively the work of organised criminals, mobile viruses are largely the work of amateurs, according to an industry expert.
 
Mobile phone viruses gathering pace 
May 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
But analyst claims problem is a 'raindrop in a thunderstorm'.
 
Mobile viruses may be underreported 
By Iain Thomson | Apr 27, 2007 | Comment Now 
Network operators may be keeping quiet on scale of problem.
 
Infosecurity: Convergence of spam and viruses detected in new attack 
By Fiona Raisbeck | Apr 26, 2007 | Comment Now 
Hackers have launched an attack that combines spam and viruses in a new global campaign, according to the latest report from MessageLabs.
 
Mobile viruses soar in 2006 
By Matt Chapman | Feb 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
Four out of five mobile operators affected, claims report.
 
2007 to bring video viruses 
By Tom Sanders | Nov 30, 2006 | Comment Now 
McAfee publishes 10 security predictions for next year.
 
ISP to filter email for spam and viruses 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Nov 28, 2006 | Comment Now 
Internet For Business intros 'cloud level' service.
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