Malware

03.18.20
Google’s Advanced Protection Program will block third-party Android apps
03.18.20

Google’s Advanced Protection Program will block third-party Android apps

Users will no longer be able to opt out of Google Play Protect.

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03.10.20
Microsoft disrupts a botnet that infected 9 million computers
03.10.20

Microsoft disrupts a botnet that infected 9 million computers

Microsoft predicted and blocked six million domains that could have been used for cybercrime.

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02.20.20
Google is cracking down on apps with 'disruptive' ads
02.20.20

Google is cracking down on apps with 'disruptive' ads

It removed nearly 600 apps that had been installed more than 4.5 billion times.

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02.20.20
Microsoft’s Defender security software is coming to iOS and Android
02.20.20

Microsoft’s Defender security software is coming to iOS and Android

It’s available for Linux today.

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02.09.20
Android security flaw lets attackers send malware over Bluetooth
02.09.20

Android security flaw lets attackers send malware over Bluetooth

There is a patch, but not everyone can get it.

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01.30.20
Hackers are selling card info stolen in last year's Wawa breach
01.30.20

Hackers are selling card info stolen in last year's Wawa breach

As many as 30 million payment records may have been stolen from the convenience store chain.

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01.21.20
Guardian: Saudi prince’s account used to hack Jeff Bezos via WhatsApp
01.21.20

Guardian: Saudi prince’s account used to hack Jeff Bezos via WhatsApp

Personal data stored on the Amazon CEO's phone was breached in May 2018.

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12.22.19
Three people sentenced for running $100 million malware crime network
12.22.19

Three people sentenced for running $100 million malware crime network

They allegedly used GozNym to steal money from thousands of accounts.

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12.14.19
New Orleans declares state of emergency following cyberattack
12.14.19

New Orleans declares state of emergency following cyberattack

It took city systems offline as a precaution.

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