04/26/2013  |  Bochum  | 

Cyber criminals are currently targeting Android mobile devices to steal mTANs and PINs for online bank accounts. The criminals do so by using an email supposedly coming from Postbank, which tries to convince users to install an "SSL certificate app". If users access the link in the email via their...

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04/23/2013  |  London  | 

Today G Data launches its new security solutions for home users. With the 2014 security generation, G Data  once again sets the standard when it comes to security. G Data AntiVirus 2014, G Data InternetSecurity 2014 and G Data TotalProtection 2014 now come with an active hybrid protection...

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04/17/2013  |  Bochum  | 

While the devastating bombing at the Boston Marathon has caused grief and horror around the world, cyber criminals have exploited the attack as an opportunity for a huge wave of spam. G Data Security Labs is currently observing a massive rise in email with links to videos of the explosion. But...

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04/02/2013  |  Badhoevedorp  | 

G Data will be present at this year’s edition of InfoSecurity Europe.
The German security expert will use the trade show as a platform to show its newly developed antimalware technology CloseGap for the first time in the UK. This  technology provides fast, effective protection against computer...

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03/29/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

The most important and also the most basic security function in a smartphone is the screen lock, which protects the device from unauthorised access. A vulnerability in this function has recently been discovered in the Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Sony Xperia Z. A simple trick enables criminals to...

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03/28/2013  |  Bochum  | 

The most important and also the most basic security function in a smartphone is the screen lock, which protects the device from unauthorised access. A vulnerability in this function has recently been discovered in the Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Sony Xperia Z. A simple trick enables criminals to...

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03/25/2013  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Even though the weather could have fooled us, spring is officially here. Spring is the season of new beginnings and is therefore traditionally a time for cleaning out the basement, throwing out the old and unused and meticulously cleaning surfaces all around the house. With this year’s early Easter,...

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03/06/2013  |  CeBIT, Hanover (Germany)  | 

Security is a top priority, especially in the commercial environment. However, in a time of heterogeneous and mobile networks, protecting the IT infrastructure poses ever greater challenges for companies. According to communications intelligence agency GCHQ, UK businesses lose £21 billion per year...

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03/06/2013  |  CeBIT, Hanover (Germany)  | 

The dangers of operating system and software vulnerabilities are of-ten underestimated in companies, even though they offer an ideal attack vector for cyber criminals. Due to increasing heterogeneous network structures within companies, administrators lose the overview of the software that is...

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03/05/2013  |  CeBIT, Hanover (Germany)  | 

Today G Data presents its new security solutions for home users at CeBIT 2013. With the 2014 security generation, G Data  once again sets the standard when it comes to security. G Data AntiVirus 2014, G Data InternetSecurity 2014 and G Data TotalProtection 2014 now come with an active hybrid...

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