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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07/12/2010  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

The summer has arrived  and many Britons are making their last travel preparations. Besides swimsuits and beach mats, ever more travellers take their netbooks and notebooks with them on vacation. However, G Data security expert Eddy Willems advises caution when using unknown WLANs or internet access...

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07/05/2010  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Just a short time and school is out for the summer. With children becoming more and more computer savvy, much of their summer holidays are nowadays spent online. But being computer savvy is not the same as being a responsible internet user.  The Internet is not exactly the safest of playgrounds, and...

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