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Cloud
Android 6's security features prove no match for Gugi banking trojan
Android 6's security features are proving no match for the Gugi banking trojan, which has been able to slip past the platform's blocking mechanisms.
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Malware
ESET discovers new Android botnet controlled by Twitter
"We can expect that the bad guys will try to make use of Facebook statuses or deploy LinkedIn and other social networks."
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Malware
Video of Hillary making ISIS deal: It's not real, says security expert
“As with most major events, the US election serves as valuable bait for malicious spam activity."
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Malware
Nemucod is back and serving an ad-clicking backdoor instead of ransomware
The trojan downloader Nemucod is back with a new campaign. This time, it has changed the payload served to its victims – it's not ransomware.
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Cybersecurity
Attack delivers '9002' trojan through google drive
Unit 42 recently observed a 9002 Trojan delivered using a combination of shortened links and a shared file hosted on Google Drive.
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Dark web
Have you met Delilah? The first Insider Threat Trojan
​Criminal recruitment of insiders is becoming an industry now with the release of a new Trojan called “Delilah”.
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Malware
10,000 Facebook users attacked by malware trojan last month
Kaspersky Lab recently reported its discovery of a malware attack that affected approximately 10,000 Facebook users between June 24th to June 27th.
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Palo Alto Networks
New Sofacy attacks against US government agency
Recently, Unit 42 identified a spear phishing e-mail from the Sofacy group that targeted the United States government - here is a rundown.
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Cybersecurity
New Android Trojan “Xbot” phishes credit cards and bank accounts, encrypts devices for ransom
We recently discovered 22 Android apps that belong to a new Trojan family we’re calling “Xbot”, which is already capable of many malicious behaviours.
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Cloud
Unite to secure!
No one ever said that managing and protecting every device in an enterprise would be easy.
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Cloud
Huge increase in rogue anti-malware
In its quarterly report, RSA, the security Division of EMC released its security findings, including the fact that rogue anti-malware programs increased an enormous 585% in the first half of 2009.
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Cloud
Phishers smarter, more devious
As the Web continues to offer new features and services, and users get more sophisticated, so cybercriminals  devise more innovative ways to trick them.