Malware News
  • Fake guides and cracked apps on Google Play Books lead to malware

    05 March 2015

    Google has become pretty swift at finding and removing fake and malicious apps from its Google Play store, but there is one part of it where malware peddlers still seem to thrive: the...

  • Banking Trojans target nearly 1,500 financial institutions

    05 March 2015

    Nine of the most common and sophisticated financial Trojans in use are targeting 1,467 financial institutions in 86 countries, says a Symantec report compiled after the analysis of 999...

  • New PoS malware family discovered

    04 March 2015

    A new family of PoS malware has been discovered and analyzed by Trend Micro researchers. They dubbed it PwnPOS, and believe that it has been in used since 2013, possibly even earlier....

  • Beware of spyware concealed inside games

    04 March 2015

    Monitoring tools can be used for legitimate and malicious purposes. The first category includes parental control and employee monitoring software, the second one screenshot grabbers,...

  • Mass infection malware attack targets Android

    03 March 2015

    AdaptiveMobile uncovered one of the single largest messaging-initiated mobile malware outbreaks. The malware, dubbed Gazon, which uses victimsí mobile phone contacts to propagate,...

  • Beware of malicious LogMeIn Pro Payment emails

    02 March 2015

    A fake LogMeIn-themed email has been hitting inboxes of users around the world, trying to trick them into believing that they have somehow paid nearly a thousand dollars for a service...

  • A threat assessment of 7 million iOS and Android apps

    02 March 2015

    Android malware is growing more pervasive, and iOS devices are also increasingly at risk. FireEye analyzed seven million mobile apps on both Android and iOS platforms from January...



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Crowdsourcing your bug bounty program

David Levin, Director of Information Security at Western Union, talks about crowdsourcing their bug bounty program and the lessons learned along the way.


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