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Fake Minecraft Apps for Android See 2.8 Million Downloads

Fake Minecraft Apps for Android See 2.8 Million Downloads

In a classic scareware technique, users are directed to remove "viruses" by activating a premium-rate SMS subscription that costs 4.80 EUR per week.

PoS Malware Surge to Push NGFW Market Ahead

PoS Malware Surge to Push NGFW Market Ahead

ABI Research expects more enterprises to migrate from traditional to next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) in the coming years.

Fresh Initiative Focuses on Cyber-careers for Women

Fresh Initiative Focuses on Cyber-careers for Women

Cybersecurity jobs are growing four times faster than the overall IT job market, but women claim just 11% of the positions.

John McAfee Confirmed for Infosecurity Europe

John McAfee Confirmed for Infosecurity Europe

Controversial security expert to speak on Sony hack

UK Kids Set For Cybersecurity Flavored Computing Exams

UK Kids Set For Cybersecurity Flavored Computing Exams

Draft GCSE will include phishing, malware and firewalls

Cyber-Attack Takes ULCC Offline for Hours

Cyber-Attack Takes ULCC Offline for Hours

University of London Computer Centre outage hits millions of students

Brazil: Ground Zero for a Fresh Malware Approach

Brazil: Ground Zero for a Fresh Malware Approach

A homegrown threat using CPL malware is pelting the country with banking trojans.

Pelgrin to Retire from Center for Internet Security

Pelgrin to Retire from Center for Internet Security

The man behind MS-ISAC is stepping down, to be replaced by DHS and military heavy-hitters.

1.1 Million Hit by Hack at CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

1.1 Million Hit by Hack at CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

This is the third health insurance data breach since the beginning of 2015, following Anthem and Premera.

Ransomware Removal Kit Could Help IT Admins

Ransomware Removal Kit Could Help IT Admins

Researcher posts tools to foil ransomware villains

Airbus Orders A400M Operators to Check for Engine Bugs

Airbus Orders A400M Operators to Check for Engine Bugs

Software failure on new cargo and troop carrier may have led to fata crash

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