Order email turns out to be a phishing attack

03/22/2016, Bochum The Locky ransomware case has not been the first time that attack attempts have been carried out via email. 54 billion spam messages are sent every day worldwide alone (source: Eleven). These involve not only mass attacks, but also highly targeted ones. In the current case we are dealing with a scam...

Order email turns out to be a phishing attack



Leaving nothing to chance – Network Monitoring

03/15/2016, Bochum From printer to server – with G DATA Network Monitoring, IT managers can keep an eye on the status of their corporate network quickly and easily from anywhere in the world. Unnoticed or imminent outages of individual hardware components, servers, services or the online shop are things of the past....


G DATA Password Manager offers more security and a better overview

03/15/2016, Bochum The average Internet user uses 17 different passwords (source: Password Research). However, many passwords do not contain a mixture of upper and lower case characters and numbers, and do not offer enough security. Add to that the fact that, according to a survey by digital association Bitkom, 38...


New G DATA Business Generation 14 protects against zero-day attacks

03/14/2016, Bochum Almost 3,000 software security holes were discovered in the first half of 2015 alone (source: Microsoft). There is not always an update available that can close the vulnerability. G DATA is presenting its trend-setting Generation 14 business solutions at CeBIT. In version 14, G DATA has integrated...


Extortion Trojan Locky infects thousands of computers

03/02/2016, Bochum Thousands of computers infected every day, unsettled users and changing attack strategies – the ransomware Locky packs a punch. Not only does the extortion Trojan render files unusable on afflicted computers– it also prevents restoration of the files by deleting the shadow copies. Locky also...


G DATA Releases Mobile Malware Report for the Fourth Quarter of 2015

02/29/2016, Bochum Today, global security firm, G DATA, released its Q4 2015 Mobile Malware Report which found that the number of new malware instances rose to a record high of over 2.3 million in 2015. During the same timeframe, almost 40 percent of U.S. smartphone users used an Android device. Additionally, the...

G DATA Releases Mobile Malware Report for the Fourth Quarter of 2015

CAR Symposium: "Connected Driving – Safe & Secure" theme day, hosted by G DATA

02/08/2016, Bochum Intelligent vehicles and the associated challenges will be the focal point of the 16th International CAR Symposium, which takes place at the RuhrCongress in Bochum on 11 February 2016. The networking of vehicles not only gives rise to new perspectives on increasing vehicle safety, but also to areas...

CAR Symposium: "Connected Driving – Safe & Secure" theme day, hosted by G DATA

Gaming app leads to expensive subscription trap

02/02/2016, Bochum There were over 1.4 million apps in the Google Play Store in 2015 (source: Google) and, despite all the security precautions, more and more malicious applications are appearing among them. G DATA security experts have discovered a new type of subscription trap that has already ensnared numerous...

Gaming app leads to expensive subscription trap

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