Pirating GoT is a Risky Business, Other Than You Expect

Malware is a bigger risk than being caught when pirating content.

Don’t Be A Victim: Defending Against Ransomware

Ransomware should be scaring us more than it is . It is becoming increasingly invasive, increasingly common, and they aren’t just attacking individuals and small businesses anymore they are attacking hospitals and law enforcement agencies (who apparently don’t follow their own “don’t pay blackmail advice”). It won’t be long until we can measure these attacks in lives lost. One successful attack at a critical time during the normal operation of a hospital could deny patents timely medication or force mistakes that could easily cost lives. There, of course, is the common advice not to pay these...

Apple’s App Store’s worst security breach caused by Chinese software

Chinese malware has infected hundreds of iPhone and iPad apps.

The stuff that matters about Android malware PowerOffHijack

This is a powerful piece of malware that originated in China.

Moscow hackers take aim at former Soviet embassies

Soviet embassies in 15 countries targeted by massive cyberattack.

Enterprise security is more than just one moment in time

The changing nature of the threat landscape, and the ever-growing sophistication of hackers, means the way organizations protect themselves must change too.

One in ten Android apps infected by malware

New research shows 1 in 10 Android apps are infected with malware, most coming from third-party app stores.

Homeland Security warns of malicious POS software

The US Department of Home Security is warning retailers about "Backoff," designed to attack POS systems and undetectable by most anti-virus software.

Top 10 Facebook scams to watch out for: Taylor Swift not one of them

Security firm Bitdefender is keen on keeping an eye out for the current major scams on the social network, and has just informed us of the latest to beware of.

Kaspersky discovers scary new ransomware called Onion

Security researchers at Kaspersky Lab say the new malware is a lot harder to detect that its predecessor, Cryptolocker, as it uses Tor to remain anonymous.

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