Latest PandaLabs Stories

2009-02-18 14:48:00

- Virus combines dangerous infection techniques of old viruses with new, financially-motivated malware schemes - PandaLabs advises users to take the necessary precautions after detecting an increasing number of infections and new variants of this type of malware GLENDALE, Calif., Feb.

2009-02-11 11:50:00

Cyber criminals have set their sights on the popular news-sharing Web site Digg to trick users into downloading malicious software disguised as news videos onto their machines.

2009-02-10 14:08:00

- Cyber-criminals are using accounts that are likely stolen to post comments with links supposedly pointing to videos of celebrities such as Christian Bale, Megan Fox or Jessica Simpson - Users that try to watch these videos will be asked to download a codec.

2009-01-28 11:39:00

- Out of 430 million email messages analyzed, 89.88 percent were spam and 1.11 percent were infected with some type of malware - Sexual performance enhancers and pharmaceuticals were the most common subjects used by spam in 2008 - In the last three months of the year, 301,000 zombie computers were activated and used for distributing spam GLENDALE, Calif., Jan.

2009-01-26 11:20:00

Waledac.C worm spreads via email in fake Valentine's Day e-greeting cards GLENDALE, Calif., Jan.

2009-01-21 11:34:00

Infections detected in more than 80 countries; United States, Taiwan and Brazil are among the most affected regions GLENDALE, Calif., Jan.

2008-12-16 07:00:00

PandaLabs Finds P2PShared.U Worm Working its Way onto the Computers of Unsuspecting Diners Looking for a Deal GLENDALE, Calif., Dec.

2008-11-11 15:00:09

GLENDALE, Calif., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a leading provider of IT security solutions, today announced that PandaLabs, Panda Security's malware detection and analysis laboratory, has detected Boface.G, a new worm that uses the Facebook and MySpace social networks to spread.

2008-10-02 15:00:26

GLENDALE, Calif., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a leading provider of IT security solutions, today announced that Adware increased more than any other type of malware during the third quarter of the year.

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