Virus

02.01.16
Zika virus declared an international health emergency
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Zika virus declared an international health emergency

Medical science now has a big challenge on its hands.

By J. Fingas,   02.01.16
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01.13.16
Trend Micro anti-virus software leaves users open to attack
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Trend Micro anti-virus software leaves users open to attack

Google engineer Tavis Ormandy finds another hole in another popular AV product.

By M. Brian,   01.13.16
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10.02.15
Scientists can watch HIV spread through a mouse in real time
10.02.15

Scientists can watch HIV spread through a mouse in real time

This could lead to better treatments and possibly stave off initial infection

By A. Tarantola,   10.02.15
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08.25.15
New flu vaccine protects test animals from multiple strains
08.25.15

New flu vaccine protects test animals from multiple strains

Every now and then, it happens. You take the time to get a flu shot, but you wind up sick anyway....

By S. Buckley,   08.25.15
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08.14.15
Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition
08.14.15

Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition

The company is accused of creating malware that injects malicious code into vital system files, causing other antivirus software packages to delete or quarantine them.

By A. Tarantola,   08.14.15
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07.15.15
Darkode cybercrime forum seized as police arrest 28 members
07.15.15

Darkode cybercrime forum seized as police arrest 28 members

The FBI, Europol and law enforcement from 20 countries teamed up to take down a well-known cybercrime forum and dozens of its members.

By R. Lawler,   07.15.15
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07.08.15
Critical Flash exploit emerges from Hacking Team breach
07.08.15

Critical Flash exploit emerges from Hacking Team breach

Feel safe with your fully-patched computer? If you use Flash and land on the wrong website, you ma...

By S. Dent,   07.08.15
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05.15.15
A few 'GTA V' mods are installing malware on PCs
05.15.15

A few 'GTA V' mods are installing malware on PCs

While you've been busy enjoying guns that fire cars, piloting flying saucers or swimming 'round a...

By T. Seppala,   05.15.15
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04.15.15
Verizon says the security threats to your phone are 'overblown'
04.15.15

Verizon says the security threats to your phone are 'overblown'

It may seem like mobile viruses are everywhere, but Verizon would beg to differ. The carrier has i...

By J. Fingas,   04.15.15
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