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Nasty Mac malware bypasses Apple's macOS Gatekeeper, undetectable by most antivirus apps

”We learned recently that macOS malware grew by 744% last year, though most of it fell into the less-worrying category of adware,” ben Lovejoy reports for 9to5Mac. 211 more words


Lawmaker calls on ISPs to stop customers being hit by viruses

Should your ISP play a greater role in keeping you safe from malware, viruses and other web threats? One of Australia’s senior politicians seems to think so. 594 more words

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WordPress And Malware

I run a Linux distribution and use Chrome to browse and post. However I seem to have been targeted by some malware. Its frustrating since Linux should be free of that. 20 more words

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New macOS Malware: OSX/Dok

Ofer Caspi, of the Check Point malware research team, has published details of new malware targeting macOS and OS X systems, which has been named… 378 more words


Warning to Android users as virus hidden in Play store

The malware was hidden inside 45 game guides on Google’s official Play store for up to five months between 2016 and early this year, with several reaching 50,000 installs. 78 more words


How To Minimize Insider Threats In Cyber Security

Insider threats and also the danger they cause are each extraordinarily publicized and well lined topics. Aside from the renowned NSA leak by Edward Snowden, there also are robust rumors that many status information breaches and leaks of the past few years have concerned malicious insiders (Ashley Madison and Mossack Fonseca, to call some cases). 1,407 more words


Apple updates macOS Malware Removal Tool

Apple has just updated the macOS Malware Removal Tool, MRT, bringing it to version 1.15.

That new version should have been pushed out to Macs in a silent update early today, 27 April 2017. 12 more words