10/08/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Whether it's one PC, one notebook and two smartphones, or two notebooks, a tablet and a smartphone – the majority of users today uses multiple devices that need to be protected against cyber criminals and secret services. German security company G Data is now proving that protecting such devices...

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09/11/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Experts at G Data SecurityLabs have discovered a new eCrime trend: malware from the cloud. This involves perpetrators using cloud technology to try to disguise their attacks. As part of a current eCrime campaign, G Data experts were able to prove the use of this "stealth cloud" technology for the...

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08/20/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

For cyber criminals, Android is the number one mobile target. G Data Security Labs registered almost 520,000 new malicious files for the operating system in the first half of 2013, as shown by the current G Data Mobile Malware Report. Versatile Trojan horses were the perpetrators' weapon of choice...

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08/14/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Online gaming is more popular than ever. For 2016, analysts of Digi-Capital predict a turnover of $48 billion (approximately £31 billion) for online and mobile gaming worldwide. This makes gamers a lucrative target for cyber criminals and the perpetrators are using specific methods to go after game...

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08/14/2013  |  Bochum  | 

Online gaming is more popular than ever. This year alone, PricewaterhouseCoopers is predicting a turnover of some €639 million in Germany for gaming on the Internet. This makes gamers a lucrative target for cyber criminals and the perpetrators are using specific methods to go after game fans. The...

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08/13/2013  |  Bochum  | 

For cyber criminals, Android is the number one mobile target. G Data Security Labs registered almost 520,000 new malicious files for the operating system in the first half of 2013, as shown by the current G Data Mobile Malware Report. Versatile Trojan horses were the perpetrators' weapon of choice...

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08/01/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Security software is part of every Internet user's basic kit - otherwise things would be all too easy for cyber criminals. Every user therefore has to ensure that he or she is properly protected on the net; but which Internet security package provides reliable protection against computer malware and...

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08/01/2013  |  Bochum  | 

Security software is part of every Internet user's basic kit - otherwise things would be all too easy for cyber criminals. Every user therefore has to ensure that he or she is properly protected on the net; but which Internet security package provides reliable protection against computer malware and...

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07/25/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Windows users are no longer the only ones being targeted by cyber criminals. Malware authors are increasingly targeting Leopard and Mountain Lion and the like. With G Data AntiVirus for Mac, the German IT security specialist is now offering a new security solution specifically for Macs with OS X,...

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07/17/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

The recently discovered vulnerability in the Android operating system is currently instilling fear in smartphone and tablet users around the world. It is estimated that 99 percent of all devices are affected by the vulnerability, which criminals can use to steal personal data by using a master key...

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