Malware

Hacking group used Facebook lures to trick victims into downloading Android spyware

4 minutes ago   |   ZDnet

At least three fake social media accounts posing as young women have encouraged victims into downloading highly invasive Android malware.
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BrandPost: How new PCs can result in a smarter, more agile small business

BrandPost: How new PCs can result in a smarter, more agile small business

10 hours ago   |   PC World

For small businesses the margins between success and failure are tiny. So, it's vital to do everything possible to maximise employee performance and minimise costs, and this is...
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FlightSimLabs has updated the installer for A320-X v232, removing its malware/DRM tool

11 hours ago   |   N4G

Over the weekend, Reddits member crankyrecursion discovered that the official FSLabs A320-X add-on installer for Flight Simulator included a malware tool. This tool, called...
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Android P will stop malware from spying on you

Android P will stop malware from spying on you

15 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Android P , the much anticipated upgrade of Android , may not be ready to release but due to Android's open source nature we now know that new rule-sets have been put in place...
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UTorrent vulnerabilities leave users at risk of hacking and snooping

UTorrent vulnerabilities leave users at risk of hacking and snooping

15 hours ago   |   TechRadar

UTorrent's Windows desktop and web clients both contain vulnerabilities that leave users at risk of hacking. The problem was discovered by Tavis Ormandy of Google Project Zero...
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Flight Sim Developer Apologizes For Using Malware To Fight Piracy

Flight Sim Developer Apologizes For Using Malware To Fight Piracy

1 day ago   |   Cinema Blend   |   2 articles

Developer Flight Sim Labs, the makers of various types of DLC and aircraft for Microsoft's Flight Simulator series of games, recently came under fire from its own community for...
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Android P to prevent malicious apps from accessing your camera and microphone

Android P to prevent malicious apps from accessing your camera and microphone

1 day ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   2 articles

According to XDA Developers , recently unearthed code indicates that Android P will prevent applications from accessing a device's camera or microphone if they happen to be...
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Flight Simulator Add-On That Installed Password-Stealing Malware Was For Anti-Piracy, Devs Say

1 day ago   |   Tech Times   |   2 articles

FlightSimLabs, provider of expansions for the massively popular Microsoft Flight Simulator, has insisted the malware that came with the A320X add-on was an anti-piracy measure...
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Crypto-mining malware nets hacker group $3.4 million worth of Monero coins

Crypto-mining malware nets hacker group $3.4 million worth of Monero coins

1 day ago   |   Digital Trends

Israeli security firm Check Point uncovered a large-scale cryptocurrency mining operation which installed malware on servers running Jenkins, an automation software designed...
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Add-on dev Flight Sim Labs under fire for using malware as DRM

Add-on dev Flight Sim Labs under fire for using malware as DRM

1 day ago   |   Gamasutra

The add-on dev has received a fair bit of criticism after eagle-eyed Reddit users discovered a malicious program embedded in one of its downloadable Flight Simulator X planes. ...
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