05/19/2015  |  Bochum  | 

G DATA, the world’s longest standing antivirus protection provider founded in Germany, today announced G DATA Generation 13.2 which includes enhanced Mobile Device Management (MDM) and support for iOS mobile devices. Additionally, G DATA also announced today that its USB KEYBOARD GUARD offering is...

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05/18/2015  |  Bochum  | 

New high in the defence against banking Trojans: the number of foiled attacks rose by 44.5 percent in 2014. An analysis of the Top 25 targets of banking attacks, carried out by G DATA security experts, has revealed that over 70 percent of the targets were in the USA, Canada and Great Britain. Only 4...

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04/27/2015  |  Atlanta  | 

IT security provider G DATA is reinforcing its commitment to the US market. As the Security Evangelist for G DATA Software, Inc., Andrew Hayter is making customers and the media more aware of the technically complex subject of IT security. In this newly created position in the USA, the experienced...

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04/17/2015  |  Bochum  | 

German IT security provider G DATA is expanding its services and restructuring its service levels. The benefits of PREMIUM SERVICES & SUPPORT: a complete, no-hassle package with tailor-made advice and support. The antivirus pioneer now offers three service levels. The Basic level includes the...

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04/17/2015  |  Bochum  | 

Attackers have abused the Google AdSense advertising network to distribute malware to millions of Internet users. G DATA Exploit Protection has been fending off the attacks since the outset and has protected users against computer infections. The cause of these attacks was a compromised supplier of...

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04/09/2015  |  Bochum  | 

Smartwatches, networked refrigerators, connected cars – market analysts from Strategy Analytics expect a turnover in excess of 3.4 billion euros in the consumer sector in Germany alone in 2019 arising from the Internet of Things (IoT). However, G DATA security expert Eddy Willems regards the...

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03/25/2015  |  Bochum  | 

34 percent of all online banking customers used a smartphone or tablet for their financial transactions in 2014, according to a survey by Initiative D21. Overall, 60 percent of all bank customers are interested in mobile banking (source: Roland Berger). This trend is also bringing cyber criminals...

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03/19/2015  |  Bochum  | 

Experts at German security provider G DATA have discovered a number of malware programs that are aimed at building up a botnet and can be controlled using the same Command and Control Server. The two malware instances that the analysts have investigated by way of an example employ significantly...

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03/18/2015  |  Bochum  | 

Carrying out transfers quickly, checking current account balances, setting up new standing orders, at any time, at home or on the go – 57 percent of the people in the European Union are already using online banking (source: Eurostat). Cyber criminals know this too, and try to infect computers with...

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03/10/2015  |  Bochum  | 

The most recent hacker attack on federal government websites is just one of many examples that cyber crime is on the rise. Attacks on electronic payment traffic and cashpoints are particularly lucrative for cyber criminals. The German Competence Centre against Cyber Crime e.V. (G4C), an association...

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