G DATA forecast for 2018: Bitcoin and co. targeted by cyber criminals

12/14/2017, Bochum security. WannaCry and NotPetya also demonstrated that criminals have refined their methods and that companies are being specifical-ly targeted. For 2018, G DATA security experts are not able to give the all-clear. They expect a further increase in the threat level next year. In times of low…

G DATA forecast for 2018: Bitcoin and co. targeted by cyber criminals

„Weakening security standards is highly dangerous“

12/11/2017, Bochum The website „Redaktionsnetzwerk Deutschland“ (RND) has publi-shed a report about a paper which, according to the site, was going to be ratified during a conference on Thursday. The docu-ment was aid to contain a catalog of measures, which significant-ly broadens the ways in which wiretap operation…

„Weakening security standards is highly dangerous“

G DATA Layered Security - thoroughly sophisticated IT security

11/21/2017, Bochum The level of malware is increasing every day. G DATA expects a total of almost nine million new malware strains by the end of this year. Simple virus protection is not enough to overcome the multifarious cyber threats. Comprehensive security solutions are required that use sophisticated concepts to…

G DATA Layered Security - thoroughly  sophisticated IT security

Threat level for Android is on the rise

11/16/2017, Bochum The situation for Android mobile devices is becoming increasingly risky. G DATA security experts counted 810,965 new malware files in the third quarter of 2017. This represents an increase of around 17 percent com-pared to the second quarter. This translates into a heightened threat in Germany.…

Threat level for Android is on the rise

„My data remains in Europe.“

11/14/2017, Bochum Trust between vendors and customers is a highly valuable good. This is especially true on today’s IT security landscape. As a German company, G DATA is bound to follow strict German privacy legislation. The claim “My data remains in Europe“ goes beyond this. With the ongoing discussions about the…

„My data remains in Europe.“

G DATA Business version 14.1 with improved protection features

10/10/2017, Bochum Attacks by Ransomware have increased significantly this year - the blackmail trojans Petna and WannaCry have impressively proven this. Large companies such as Maersk and Beiersdorf suffered triple-digit million losses. Thanks to its fully integrated anti-ransomware technology, the new G DATA…

G DATA Business version 14.1 with improved protection features

G DATA Generation 2018: IT security taken a step further

09/25/2017, Bochum Emailing, banking, shopping or social media - these are online services familiar to almost every Internet user. Each one of them involves circulating personal and sensitive data. Attacks by ransomware and the loss of critical data have shown that modern, self-learning technologies are required to…

G DATA Generation 2018: IT security taken a step further

G DATA Generation 2018: IT security taken a step further

09/25/2017, Bochum Emailing, banking, shopping or social media - these are online services familiar to almost every Internet user. Each one of them involves circulating personal and sensitive data. Attacks by ransomware and the loss of critical data have shown that modern, self-learning technologies are required to…

G DATA Generation 2018: IT security taken a step further

Are complex passwords a thing of the past?

08/28/2017, Bochum Password rules are a regular source of frustration in many businesses. Employees are forced to change their passwords on a regular basis which comply with certain rules. For instance, a password must be of a certain length, have lower and upper case characters, special characters as well as digits.…

Are complex passwords a thing of the past?

CompTIA ChannelCon 2017: Next generation IT security

07/18/2017, Bochum From July 31st to August 2nd, IT vendors, distributors and resellers meet at ChannelCon in Austin, TX to discuss the industry’s latest trends and developments. At the CompTIA trade shot, the German antivirus company and its US distributor Contronex present their highly effective IT security…


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