Website based malware targets Macs
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Friday, 28 January 2022 13:45

Website based malware targets Macs


Impossible to detect

Eset Researchers have uncovered advanced, never-before-seen macOS malware that was installed using exploits that were almost impossible for most users to detect or stop once the users landed on a malicious website.

Linux malware rises
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Tuesday, 18 January 2022 12:05

Linux malware rises


Up 35 per cent last year

The number of malware infections targeting Linux devices rose by 35 per cent in 2021, and it looks lie the writers want to recruit IoT devices for DDoS (distributed denial of service) attacks.

Ukraine government servers still packed with malware
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Microsoft warns

Software King of the World Microsoft warned on Saturday evening that it had detected a highly destructive form of malware in dozens of government and private computer networks in Ukraine.

Hackers can mimic iPhone reboots and keep iOS malware installed
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If only there was a phone with good security

The Tame Apple Press is reeling after a security firm announced it was possible to block and simulate an iOS restart operation.

Apple boss admits Macs full of malware
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Thursday, 20 May 2021 11:02

Apple boss admits Macs full of malware


Even Apple does not find it acceptable

Macs are full of malware which even the company does not find acceptable, a senior Apple executive told a US court.

Mysterious malware hits 30,000 Macs
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Monday, 22 February 2021 09:22

Mysterious malware hits 30,000 Macs


Crisis of faith

A piece of malware has been found on almost 30,000 Macs worldwide and apparently it has baffled the Tame Apple Press.

CMA CGM confirms ransomware attack
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Tuesday, 29 September 2020 11:04

CMA CGM confirms ransomware attack


French shipping giant surrenders to malware

CMA CGM has now confirmed it was hit with a ransomware attack. Several of its Chinese offices were affected, but the container line says it has shut down its network to prevent the spread of malware.

Zero day malware use increases
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Thursday, 24 September 2020 10:51

Zero day malware use increases


Malware use generally falls

In its latest Internet Security Report, WatchGuard Technologies found that despite an eight percent decrease in overall malware detections in Q2 2020, 70 per cent of all attacks involved zero day malware - variants that circumvent antivirus signatures, which represents a 12 percent increase over the previous quarter.

Apple approved malware to run within its walled garden
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For Jobs beheld the serpent and saw that it was good

While the Tame Apple Press likes to bang on how secure Apple’s walled garden of delights is, it turns out that Jobs’s Mob gave high security clearance to a lump of malware.

FBI and NSA reveal Russia’s Linux malware
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Been developed and deployed

The FBI and NSA have published a joint security alert containing details about a new strain of Linux malware that the two agencies say was developed and deployed in real-world attacks by Russia's military hackers.