08/19/2014  |  Bochum  | 

A new strain of stealth malware is capable of misusing renowned web portals such as Yahoo and Gmail to receive control commands. What makes the IcoScript Trojan so unusual is that the malware uses its own scripting language to connect automatically to an email account. This account has been set up...

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08/12/2014  |  Bochum  | 

According to the Federal Association of Interactive Entertainment Software (Bundesverband Interaktive Unterhaltungssoftware; BIU), 29.3 million Germans play computer games, 37 percent of whom are gamers aged 40 and over. Gaming has long been a leisure time occupation for all the family, with...

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08/04/2014  |  Bochum  | 

The security experts at G DATA SecurityLabs have come up against a very rare type of malware that simply hides itself in the Windows registry. There is no "traditional" file initially. This attack vector is used to circumvent conventional virus scans.

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