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Analysts McAfee Labs reports record increase in the rate of propagation of malicious software over the past 4 years. McAfee has published a regular review of security threats McAfee Threats Report: Second Quarter 2012. Analysts McAfee Labs reports record increase in the rate of propagation of malicious software over the past 4 years. In the […]

As always, we wanted to make sure to keep you in the loop on all current McAfee happenings, especially as it relates to their commitment to enterprise security and NGFW. As technology has changed the way businesses operate, IT departments have been forced to adapt to what is often a faster-paced and more decentralized approach. […]

McAfee Labs today published its quarterly report on the latest threat tendencies – review the details to get a generous portion of statistics and nutty facts. Traditionally, a ‘cold’ summer period, characterized by a relatively poor cybercriminal activity, is nine times out of ten followed by a fall’s wave of devastation that brings new forms […]

DRAFT: Embargo until 11/20/13, 12:01 a.m. ET Contacts: Chris Palm McAfee 408-346-3089 chris_palm@mcafee.com Stephanie Chaney Zeno Group 312-222-1758 stephanie.chaney@zenogroup.com MCAFEE LABS SEES NEW THREATS SUBVERTING DIGITAL SIGNATURE VALIDATION Third Quarter Threats Report Identifies Android Malware That Bypasses App Validation as Signed PC Malware Continues to Surge; Bitcoin Popular in Illicit Trade and Cybercrime SANTA CLARA, […]

Over the past three quarters experts McAfee analyzed about 150 thousand suspicious URL, linked to the French resources. 73% of them had been given the status of high risk. About 70% of these internet addresses used by hackers to host malware, 20% are phishers, 6% – the spammers. All URL, be monitored, tied to around […]

Experts have found on Google Play malicious application disguised as a luxury version of Angry Birds Space. According to experts in the information security of the company McAfee, the store mobile applications Google Play found malicious application disguised as a luxury version of the game from the series Angry Birds. “The huge popularity of games […]

McAfee: report about threats Yesterday, McAfee released report about threats for of the second quarter 2012. According to the report, this increase in the number of detected malicious program has not been seen for four years. McAfee Labs found 1.5 million more malware than in the first quarter of 2012, and faced with new kinds […]

Clones and compromised legitimate apps are a concern for mobile users Cybercriminals continue to attack mobile phones through new and devious tactics, using both malicious clones and legitimate apps as bait. We’ve stepped into the technologically advanced future that we grew up hearing about for quite some time now and so far it has been […]

The new banking trojan for Android spread via SMS-phishing. The company’s specialists McAfee Labs discovered a new Trojan for the bank’s mobile operating system Android, identified by McAfee experts as Android / FakeBankDropper.A and Android / FakeBank.A. A malicious program that operates mainly in South Korea, the program replaces the legitimate mobile banking provides its […]

In the second quarter of 2012, the company’s specialists McAfee was found on 1.5 million more malware than in the first quarter of 2012, number of malicious programs has grown at a rate of approximately 100 thousand samples per day – such data is presented in the report on threats to McAfee. “This increase in […]