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  • Expect more Android security issues in 2013

    07.08.2013

    Android vulnerabilities, increased online banking threats and availability of sophisticated, inexpensive malware toolkits are among the growing concerns cited in Trend Micro's Q2 2013 Security Roundup Report.

  • System Doctor 2014: A fake AV for the upcoming year

    03.07.2013

    In an effort to keep one step ahead of security solutions and attentive users, peddlers of fake AV solutions often change the name of the malware they are trying to sell.

  • Android fake AV demands ransom, crashes

    24.06.2013

    Fake AV software and ransomware are old news for computer users, but are now poised to become a problem for smartphone users as well.

  • Scammers combine fake AV and bogus support calls

    13.05.2013

    Scammers have found a new way of relieving unsuspecting victims of their hard earned cash: they have begun combining fake AV with fake support calls.

  • Beware of fake AV and ransomware combo

    08.05.2013

    Ransomware and fake antivirus solutions are well-known threats, but a deadly fraudulent combination of the two has been recently spotted by Total Defense researchers.




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Cloned, booby-trapped Dark Web sites steal bitcoins, login credentials

Apart from being a way for dissidents and journalists to do their business without being spotted and identified by "the powers that be", the Dark Web is also a place where criminals sell and buy illegal wares and services and, apparently, where they also get robbed by scammers.


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