Next virus threat: wireless phones

Monday, 14 February 2005, 1:19 PM EST

Two Silicon Valley companies have teamed up to tackle a problem that they see coming: virus attacks on wireless phones and other Web-enabled devices.

McAfee, the Santa Clara company known for its anti-virus software, and InnoPath Software, a San Jose company pitching over-the-air software for mobile devices, will announce a partnership today that is expected to lead to instant anti-virus software updates over a wireless phone.

By Sam Diaz at Kentucky.com

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Cloned, booby-trapped Dark Web sites steal bitcoins, login credentials

Apart from being a way for dissidents and journalists to do their business without being spotted and identified by "the powers that be", the Dark Web is also a place where criminals sell and buy illegal wares and services and, apparently, where they also get robbed by scammers.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Jul 3rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //