Trojanhorse

06.01.11
More malware in the Android Market: Google removes 26 deleterious app doppelgangers
06.01.11

More malware in the Android Market: Google removes 26 deleterious app doppelgangers

Ideally, we'd do our smartphone software shopping free from the specter of malicious apps masqueradi...

By M. Gorman,   06.01.11
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03.17.11
Creeper, the first computer virus, is 40 years young today
03.17.11

Creeper, the first computer virus, is 40 years young today

Forty years ago today is considered by many to be the birthday of the first computer virus. Of cour...

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03.02.11
Google spikes 21 malicious apps with big download counts from the Market (update: Android 2.2.2 and up are immune)
03.02.11

Google spikes 21 malicious apps with big download counts from the Market (update: Android 2.2.2 and up are immune)

We're sure that the debate of a carefully controlled and curated environment like Apple's App Store...

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02.16.11
Nokia shareholders and unions fight back against Microkia
02.16.11

Nokia shareholders and unions fight back against Microkia

Nokia shareholders are not very happy right now with NOK taking a 25 percent hit since the announce...

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01.19.11
Xbox 360 mandatory update restores boot to disc, detains Call of Duty pirates for a tad
01.19.11

Xbox 360 mandatory update restores boot to disc, detains Call of Duty pirates for a tad

The story of the Trojan Horse must be a favorite among video game console manufacturers, because so...

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12.01.10
Mozilla evangelist asks Apple, Google and Microsoft to stop installing unwanted plug-ins
12.01.10

Mozilla evangelist asks Apple, Google and Microsoft to stop installing unwanted plug-ins

Asa Dotzler has been promoting Mozilla Firefox for more than six years, and he's not happy about oth...

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10.27.10
Security alert: New Trojan Horse apps said to attack the Mac
10.27.10

Security alert: New Trojan Horse apps said to attack the Mac

Some security mavens have long theorized that as the Mac becomes more popular, we'd start to see mal...

By S. Sande,   10.27.10
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01.22.09
iWork '09 trojan infects at least 20,000 machines?
01.22.09

iWork '09 trojan infects at least 20,000 machines?

Quite a number of no-goodniks who thought they'd save a few bucks by downloading a pirated version o...

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02.15.08
Insignia photo frame virus much nastier than originally thought
02.15.08

Insignia photo frame virus much nastier than originally thought

Ugh, we were already sick of digital photo frames -- and now it looks those now-discontinued virus-...

By Nilay Patel,   02.15.08
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