11/03/2010  |  London  | 

Today’s announcement by Christopher Graham, the UK’s Information Commissioner, that Google will not be fined or punished for breaching UK data laws in its collection of personal data via Street View cars has been warmly welcomed by Eddy Willems, Security Evangelist for antivirus pioneer G Data.

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10/28/2010  |  London  | 

In response to today’s 14:30 “internet and privacy” debate in Westminster Hall, security expert Eddy Willems, Security Evangelist for antivirus software pioneer G Data, has called for the UK to appoint a home internet-security tsar. Such a person would be tasked with educating home computer users...

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10/25/2010  |  London  | 

With every British newspaper carrying coverage of Google’s inadvertent capture of personal data during its Street View project, Eddy Willems, world-renowned internet security expert and Security Evangelist for G Data, is available to comment on the home-security implications of the Google debacle...

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10/22/2010  |  London  | 

Eddy Willems, Security Evangelist for G Data, the specialist in internet security and pioneer of antivirus protection, today warns that the world is heading for a cyber-equivalent of 2009’s swine flu epidemic unless there is greater international co-operation and public education to avert such a...

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10/05/2010  |  London  | 

G Data, the specialist in Internet security and pioneer of antivirus protection, today announces its G Data 2011 software came top of a recent test conducted by AV Comparatives, the high profile research institute.

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09/30/2010  |  Vancouver  | 

G Data’s Security Evangelist Eddy Willems will speak at this year’s Virus Bulletin Conference in Vancouver. Alongside Righard Zwienenberg, Chief Research Officer at Norman ASA, Willems will be explaining the security risks that companies often don’t even think about: the (un)intentional harm...

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09/09/2010  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Most of us use internet-based social networks such as Facebook or LinkedIn. However, this enormous popularity also attracts cyber criminals, who in turn are using such networks to attack us. The perpetrators use purpose made computer viruses to gain access to personal data of network users. But...

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08/03/2010  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Online poker is one of the nation’s favourite pastimes. During the last ten years, poker has developed from an underground, often times completely illegal business into a mainstream hobby that has more than a few TV shows dedicated to it. The increased popularity is not limited to the borders of our...

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07/27/2010  |  Bochum  | 

The serious security flaw regarding shortcuts in Microsoft Windows products is currently exploited by various pieces of malicious software and everything points to an emergence of new and more malware variants with this exploit. As the media reported, the first approaches to address the...

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07/13/2010  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Today’s patch is the last one for the operating systems Windows XP  Service Pack 2 and Windows 2000. Microsoft will also stop providing support for these older systems. As there are still hundreds of thousands of companies and consumers that use these systems, G Data expects to see an increase in...

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