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The number of Internet users, faced with phishing attacks over the past 12 months increased by 87% – from 19.9 to 37.3 million. Most often the victims of cyber threats become residents of Russia, the U.S., India, Vietnam and the UK. These are the results of the study “The Evolution of phishing attacks in 2011-2013” […]

Fraudsters offer users to enter personal information to participate in the prize draw. Symantec discovered several phishing sites that are presented to users in the guise of web-sites popular Brazilian financial services company that provides credit and debit cards. Web-sites are filled with images of popular Brazilian soccer players, as well as the logo of […]

When you are bored and you are just walking around the mall you immediately would take out your Wi–Fi compatible gadget and go online on a hot spot nearby. The only problem is that what you are doing is already a risk to your gadget. It has hidden risks that you should take seriously. Still […]

“Kaspersky Lab” on Tuesday released a new version of Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac “Kaspersky Lab” on Tuesday released a new version of Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac – protective solutions for owners of computers on the platform Mac. The product provides the latest technology to provide protection against all types of threats to the […]

Experts warn of malicious mailing, operating general public interest for pre-election debates between the candidates for the U.S. presidency. Spam filters Websense weed out thousands of malicious emails disguised as a newsletter CNN. Their headline reads: “CNN Breaking News – Mitt Romney Almost President”. According to experts, all the buttons “Full story” in a fake […]

More than 20% of spam comes from India

Posted: September 17, 2012 in IT Security News
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Companies Entensys and CommTouch prepare an Internet threats in the second quarter of 2012. The product contains statistics and interesting facts from the scope of spam, phishing and virus attacks. Distributors of malware, spammers and phishers are beginning to exploit the hacked websites. Methods attackers are not limited to unsophisticated capture control of resources, leading […]

Cyber Security: Hot Weekly News – September 19, 2014 #1. Virus Citadel has become an instrument for making targeted attacks Banking Trojan got a number of new features and is currently used in the attacks on the Middle East petrochemical companies. Hackers who commit targeted attacks, began to use an improved version of the malware […]

Symantec experts have found 469 new vulnerabilities, which is 13 % higher than in August 2012. Symantec has introduced a virus activity report for August 2013. Experts analyzed the level of spam, the most common scams on social networks, the number of malicious programs for mobile devices, and phishing attacks. The authors of the study […]

F-Secure Internet Security 2014 – a comprehensive anti-virus protection functions the computer against online threats. Includes antivirus, proactive protection, anti-spam and anti-phishing, parental control, secure online banking and web protection against malicious websites. F-Secure Internet Security 2014 includes applications Computer Security ( Protecting your computer ), and Online Safety ( online security), as well as […]

Hosters say about a significant increase in the number of XSS-attacks. According to statistics from hosting company Firehost, the number of XSS-attacks on websites in the last quarter of 2012 soared by 160% from the same period of 2011. According to the company, out of 64 million detected and blocked attacks, some 2.6 million was […]