Tag archive for ‘Cybercriminals’
    By Jawed Akhtar On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

    The very first mobile malware – Cabir

    Ten years in to the past, Kaspersky Lab had informed regarding the discovery of Cabir – which happens to be the first ever worm designed to attack mobile phones. Nothing like most modern malware samples, Cabir More...

    By Jawed Akhtar On Saturday, June 14th, 2014

    Facebook users being Soft targets of account theft?

    Facebook stands as the soft – target for cybercriminals who major in stealing social networking accounts: as stated by Kaspersky Lab’s statistics, in Q1 2014 fake sites replicating Facebook accounted for More...

    By Jawed Akhtar On Thursday, June 12th, 2014

    Beware of Data Thieves at World Cup 2014 in São Paolo

    In the wake of data roaming charges for cell phones generally being very expensive, a lot of travelers en route for the World Cup 2014 in Brazil will probably just choose to make use of free Wi-Fi access points, More...

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    By Jawed Akhtar On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

    This Football Season, brace yourself as eScan warns about Fake Gaming Applications!

    eScan, Anti-Virus and Content Security Solution providers, this football season notifies football aficionados as regards the fake Gaming applications which are flooding in Google Play store. The play store makes More...

    By Jawed Akhtar On Thursday, June 5th, 2014

    Tips for Using ATMs, Avoiding Credit Card Cloning in event of the World Cup Brazil 2014

    Experts at Kaspersky Lab claim that Brazil as a destination consists of resourceful and active criminals specializing in credit card cloning. Unfortunately, they tend to target foreigners who do not know that – More...

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    By Jawed Akhtar On Monday, May 26th, 2014

    Come World Cup 2014! Phishers, Scammers Target the Global Soccer Fiesta

    As Brazil is en route for its final preparations to host the FIFA World Cup 2014, which will kick off on June 12, cybercriminals from their corresponding end are but building up their scamming campaigns aimed at More...

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    By Jawed Akhtar On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

    Kaspersky Lab blocks zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player

    Kaspersky Lab’s heuristic detection protection subsystem has successfully blocked attacks via a zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Flash software. Kaspersky Lab researchers discovered this loophole, which was targeted More...

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    By Jawed Akhtar On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

    Kaspersky Lab statistics demonstrates a surge in Bitcoin cybercrime

    As stated by the ‘Financial cyber threats in 2013’ study carried out courtesy; Kaspersky Lab, financial malware targeting Bitcoin became extremely popular in Fiscal 2013. The number of attacks targeting the More...

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    By Jawed Akhtar On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

    Kaspersky Lab patents method for detecting malware

    Kaspersky Lab from its barrio has obtained a patent for a method of detecting malware that has been masked by rootkits – special programs capable of altering the outcomes of system functions. Patent no. 8677492 More...

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    By Jawed Akhtar On Monday, April 7th, 2014

    Trend Micro cleaves its foray towards Andorid mobile security

    Trend Micro Incorporated, a global cloud security leader has announced the launch of its newest personal edition aimed at Mobile Security that particularly works on Android Platform for mobiles and tablets. Trend More...