09/28/2012  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

G Data is now providing smartphone users a free app that protects Android devices against the possible consequences of the USSD vulnerability. The G Data USSD filter intercepts all "tel:" URLs and checks them for corresponding USSD codes, which could be manipulated to delete the smartphone's data...

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09/19/2012  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

G Data’s newest Malware Report, which was published today, shows a new and unexpected development in malware: the extreme growth of new malicious programs seems to be slowing down. Granted, the antivirus industry still needed to develop 1,381,967 new virus signatures to detect and block all new...

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09/14/2012  |  Bochum (Germany)  | 

Security researchers from G Data Software have identified a botnet that is controlled by attackers from an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) server running as a hidden service inside the Tor anonymity network. Using the Tor network makes it virtually impossible to trace the responsible criminals in control...

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