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  • Large increase in PayPal-related phishing URLs

    27.05.2014

    CYREN published its April 2014 Internet Threats Trend Report.

  • Google Image Search results redirect to Browlock ransomware

    23.05.2014

    Browlock is the most basic approach to ransomware there is: there is no actual malware that blocks the victims' computer or encrypts its contents, there is only a Web page, with JavaScript tricks that prevent users from closing a browser tab or the browser altogether.

  • Sophisticated Google Drive phishing campaign persists

    22.05.2014

    Symantec researchers are once again warning about a sophisticated and persistent phishing campaign targeting Google users.

  • Google, Facebook combat tech support advertising scams

    16.05.2014

    TrustInAds.org, a new organization founded by AOL, Facebook, Google and Twitter aimed at protecting people from malicious online advertisements, has issued a report that shines light on how online advertising platforms are combating tech support advertising scams that attempt to infiltrate a person’s computer.

  • Fake mobile AV apps sold on Google Play and Windows Phone Store

    15.05.2014

    Remember when the popular but totally useless security app named Virus Shield appeared for sale on Google Play and netted its creators over $40,000 before being removed from the online market? Well, the app has been resurrected, and this time the targets are Windows Phone users.




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Intentional backdoors in iOS devices uncovered

Posted on 22 July 2014.  |  A researcher has revealed that Apple has equipped its mobile iOS with several undocumented features that can be used by attackers and law enforcement to access the sensitive data contained on the devices running it.


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