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2014-08-27 23:09:07

The second quarter of 2014 has seen the creation of 15 million new strains of malware. Madrid, Spain (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, has announced the latest findings of the PandaLabs quarterly report for Q2 2014. The main conclusions of the study include the fact that malware is still being created at the record levels reached in the previous quarter: 15 million new samples were generated, at an average rate of 160,000 every day. While Trojans are...

2014-05-06 23:07:19

The Crypto Malware Evolution Moves on Full Speed Ahead with New Variant - Adding a Third Cyber Gang Effort to Rake in High Stakes Tampa Bay, FL (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Security Awareness Training expert KnowBe4 issued a warning of a third criminal ransomware gang ramping up their attacks. The malware is called CryptorBit, (also known as HowDecrypt), and follows a very similar attack process as CryptoLocker and CryptoDefense, but the malware corrupts the first 512 or 1024 bytes of -any- data...

2013-12-13 23:04:16

Top security trends to watch for in 2014 include a significant increase in malware creation, as well as a steady number of Java exploits and social media attacks. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 With less than a month remaining before 2014, Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced, through the PandaLabs blog, its predictions for top security trends to watch for in the coming year. A significant increase in malware creation, along with Java exploits, and social...

2013-06-11 23:26:57

Free tool detects and assesses security applications on an endpoint system San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 OPSWAT today announced the official release of Security Score, a free tool for easily evaluating the security status of computers. The security tool also generates recommendations for users on how to help improve the security of their machine. Secure Score allows users to scan and assess their system for installed security applications and provides a numerical score. The...


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