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Why Preventing Social Engineering Isn’t Enough

The heightened state of cyber attacks in recent years has put a lot of focus on preventing those attacks from being successful. But, organizations can’t simply rely on defensive strategies...

Android Messages For Web Is Officially Launched 2018

Google is formally taking off Android Messages client for Web following quite a while of bits of gossip, and several months after...

Osama Bin Laden dead, malware is alive

Yesterday the U.S. president, Barak Obama, held a conference at the White House to announce that the leader of Al Qaeda, Osama Bin Laden, was killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan. With...

Online dating scams are Australia’s top financial fraud

Australians were tricked out of around AUS$82 million (US$66 million) during 2014, with online dating scams accounting for the biggest losses. Australians were scammed out of around AUS$82 million (US$66 million)...

Sony execs turned to old BlackBerries from basement in wake of attack

Sony executives turned to old BlackBerries found in a basement in the firm’s California headquarters in, using SMS text messages and a ‘phone tree’ to communicate in the wake of...

Demystifying targeted malware used against Polish banks

The purpose of this blog is to deliver technical details of an as-yet minimally documented malware that has made headlines in Poland. Hot news about successful attacks on Polish banks appeared...

Rogue BYOD devices in your enterprise

While our recent post on BYOD focuses on the prevalence and/or risk of inadequately trained staff potentially creating problems for the core IT infrastructure using their own personal devices for...

Play Store’s Malicious Battery Saver App Infects Over 60,000 Devices

Posted on June 22, 2018 at 7:49 PM A new malware campaign targeting Android users has been discovered on Google Play Store. The campaign revolves around a battery saver app called Advanced...

Free Android USSD vulnerability protection from ESET now on Google Play

If you use an Android phone you may have heard of something called the USSD vulnerability. This allows a nasty piece of malicious software to reset your Android to its...

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Amazon Brings the Alexa Smart Home Skill API to the Kitchen

Last week Amazon announced that it is adding cooking capabilities to the Smart Home Skill API, which enables its voice-controlled digital personal assistant,...

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