SMS fraud malware
from Russia accounted for 30% of all the malware
Lookout was detecting and folowing a six month investigation, it found that the vast majority of this malware
was being produced in 10 so-called "Malware
HQs" which developed the malicious apps.
9 million phones in China being infected with money-stealing malware
that sends out text messages to trigger fee-based mobile services.
The race to keep corporate networks clean from malwares
has reached its limits," said Fox.
Why it's dangerous: 32-bit malware
is handicapped when it runs on 64-bit machines.
Old Problems Come Back: At the same time, look for some older types of malware
to make a resurgence.
uses a website to send this information, including GPS tracking data, to the attacker.
To learn more about the rise in malware
in the full copy of the McAfee Threats Report, Second Quarter 2012, please visit http://www.
Although it may appear to be similar in some ways to viruses that aim to steal money from computer owners, the article on the new Malware
The top 10 results represent the number of times a particular malware
infection was detected during VIPRE and CounterSpy scans that report back to Sunbelt's community of opt-in users.
In the first quarter of 2012, we have already detected 8 million new malware
samples, showing that malware
authors are continuing their unrelenting development of new malware
," said Vincent Weafer, senior vice president of McAfee Labs.
Beyond the negative impact on consumer users of Androids, malware
also threatens the data security of enterprises increasingly adopting BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs.
By some estimates, anti-malware
systems capture 30% to 50% more suspect code than other systems employed for malware
New Fidelis XPS Malware
Detection Engine Enriches Discovery, Investigation and Remediation of Malware
TaaS (TM) NetAnalyzer (TM) Supports New Malware
Attacker Intelligence Feed and Integration with HP ArcSight
com)-- Austrian-based anti-virus (AV) testing company, AV-Comparatives has added the ValidEdge Malware
Intelligence System to the organization's arsenal of testing and analysis tools.