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Blog: Adobe Updates April 2014

Malware Alerts - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 16:38
This month's Adobe Patch Tuesday revolves around Flash.

Blog: Microsoft Updates April 2014 - Office and Internet Explorer Critical Vulnerabilities

Malware Alerts - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 13:58
Absolutely all of the latest versions of Microsoft Word and some versions of Internet Explorer maintain critical vulnerabilities enabling remote code execution. Today, Microsoft releases two critical patches to close multiple vulnerabilities with each. Two important updates are released to address a batch file handling issue and another RCE hole in Microsoft Publisher. All of these are addressed with MS14-014 through MS14-018.

Blog: End of the line for Windows XP

Malware Alerts - Tue, 04/08/2014 - 04:50

Support for Windows XP is ending: after today there will be no new security updates, non-security hotfixes, free or paid assisted support options or online technical content updates.

Don't make that call!

SANS Tip-of-the-Day - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 23:42

Blog: Stealing from wallets

Malware Alerts - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 07:06
We’ve written several times about mobile malware that can send text messages to premium numbers or steal money from online bank accounts. We also know that cybercriminals are constantly looking for new ways of stealing money using mobile Trojans.

Blog: Garfield Garfield True, or the story behind Syrian Malware, .NET Trojans and Social Engineering

Malware Alerts - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 09:25
It's been a while since the last massive Internet outage took down Syria’s backbone network (AS29386).

Analysis: Financial cyber threats in 2013. Part 1: phishing

Malware Alerts - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 04:05
It has been quite a few years since cybercriminals started actively stealing money from user accounts at online stores, e-payment systems and online banking systems.

Blog: Caution: Malware pre-installed!

Malware Alerts - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 05:03
China’s leading TV station, CCTV, has a long-standing tradition of marking World Consumer Rights Day on March 15 with its ‘315 Evening Party’.


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