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1 hr ago | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Proos, Schuette Warning Of Malware Threats To Phones, Tablets

With the rise of smartphones and tablet computers also comes the rise in threats from outsiders trying to hack in.

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10 hrs ago | Boy Genius

Apple denies having included a backdoor in iOS or other products

An extensive research paper from a security specialist revealed earlier this week that governments and other third-parties with malicious intentions would be able to use certain tools in iOS to extract information from iPhones and other iOS devices , without the user's consent or knowledge.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Caribbean businesses, governments and people could be losing millions to cyber criminals

By James Bynoe CEO Caribbean Cyber Security Center WARRENS, Barbados -- The Caribbean cyber security center continues to urge the Caribbean region to take the growing threat from cyber criminals and hackers seriously.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computer Security

O'Grady's PowerPage

Jonathan Zdziarski's talk at hacker conferences shows backdoors on...

Per The Apple Core , forensic scientist and author Jonathan Zdziarski has posted the slides from his talk at the Hackers On Planet Earth conference in New York called Identifying Backdoors, Attack Points, and Surveillance Mechanisms in iOS Devices.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computer Security, iPhone

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Towleroad

Towletech v.115: Dave Franco's Tinder, Iron Man, Power Rangers, Robot Intimacy, Moon Caves

Google developing smart contact lens with the potential to monitor blood sugar levels and autofocus vision.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Softpedia

PC-Clean 1.2.2

Clean is a program that can help you get rid of unwanted files from your hard drive and ultimately improve the performance of your computer.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

MarketWatch

What happened when hackers targeted Nasdaq

Bloomberg Businessweek has details on what U.S. officials found as they delved into malicious software that infected Nasdaq's computers and was subsequently eliminated: The clincher was the hackers' malware pulled from Nasdaq's computer banks.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computer Security, Computers

TechSpot

Trend Micro finds nearly 900,000 fake Android apps

A recent study by Japanese security software company Trend Micro has uncovered nearly 900,000 fake Android apps floating around in the wild, designed to fool users into downloading them before stealing user data and aggressively serving ads.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Science / Technology

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Softpedia

DWS Antivirus 1.0.0.0

DWS Antivirus is a very simple to handle piece of software created to help you secure the integrity of your system and of your personal data by protecting you from a wide array of dangers, like trojans, spyware and other forms of malware.

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TechNewsWorld

Windows XP Hacked, Supply Chain Poisoned

"As the Internet of Things grows, we are going to see more Internet-enabled devices, which means more operating systems and more potential targets for malware and rootkits," said the Information Security Forum's Gregory Nowak.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft Windows, Science, Computer Science, Computers, Scanners

ComputerWorld

SSL Blacklist project exposes certificates used by malware

Botnet tracking outfit Abuse.ch has launched a project to list SSL certificates used by some malware programs to hide their communications.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computers

Adweek

Report: Superman Is the Most Toxic Superhero Online

If you're seeking out Superman online, be on alert. A new study by Internet security firm McAfee shows that those who search for the Man of Steel on the Web have a 16.5 percent chance that they'll land on a website that has malware including spyware, adware, spam, phishing or viruses.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Marketing

DNA India

Superman tops list of 10 most toxic superhero links on internet

Superhero links amount to at least three quarters of all unidentified matter available online.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Geek News Central

Superman Tops McAfee's Toxic Avenger List

Today even McAfee has joined the hype. In a press release, the anti-virus company released its second annual list of superhero searches that lead to bad links, viruses, malware and sites containing malware.

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TechTarget

Mobile keyloggers: Defense measures against mobile keystroke logging

Can you please explain how a mobile keylogger differs from a Windows keylogger? Are the defense measures different? Keystroke logging is a common feature of desktop malware, particularly those targeting online banking credentials and transactions, such as the Zeus banking Trojan .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Keyboards, Computers, Science, Computer Science

Schneier on Security

Risks of Keyloggers on Public Computers

The U.S. Secret Service is advising the hospitality industry to inspect computers made available to guests in hotel business centers, warning that crooks have been compromising hotel business center PCs with keystroke-logging malware in a bid to steal personal and financial data from guests.

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Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology

The Inquirer

US Secret Service warns that hotel PCs are targeted by hackers

THE UNITED STATES Secret Service has told the hospitality industry to check their business centre PCs for keystroke logging malware.

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Related Topix: US Secret Service, US News, Science / Technology, Computer Security

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Hispanic Business

United States : Kaspersky Lab announces launch of newly updated product lines

These software were established to safeguard the users from a range f viruses, threats, malware and spyware that are fast growing and taking over internet today.

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Mydigitalfc.com

To secure or not to secure

Does your Android phone or tablet need an antivirus? If you embark on a web-based research on this topic, you're likely to be bombarded with conflicting opinions.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies

Slashdot

Apple Refutes Report On iPhone Threat To China's National Security

An anonymous reader writes "Apple has never worked with any government agency from any country to create a backdoor in any of our products or services.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Science / Technology, iCloud

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