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Trojans

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WhatsApp: Facebook's Trojan horse for subscription services

WhatsApp's subscription business model may give Facebook hints about how to collect fees from users in its growing stable of social network services, instead of just relying on ad revenue.

By February 20, 2014

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New OS X trojan monitors Web activity to steal BitCoins

Disguised as a legitimate project on GitHub called StealthBit, the malware installs a browser extension to look for and steal BitCoin wallet and account credentials.

By February 10, 2014

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New OS X Trojan found and blocked by Apple's XProtect

A new command-and-control Trojan for OS X appears to be associated with the Syrian Electronic Army.

By September 22, 2013

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Shylock malware gets stung by law enforcement

Police and security firms team up to take down the notorious Shylock, a dangerous financial Trojan that has infected at least 30,000 Windows computers worldwide.

By July 11, 2014

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Microsoft warns of new Trojan hijacking Facebook accounts

Malware focusing on the social network's users in Brazil masquerades as a legitimate Google Chrome extension and Firefox add-on.

By May 12, 2013

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Android still triggers the most mobile malware, says F-Secure

Google's mobile OS gets targeted by 275 out of 277 new malware "families" spotted last quarter by the security specialist.

By April 29, 2014

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New trojan hijacks your PC for Bitcoin mining

A new trojan has appeared on Skype that takes over your PC and turns it into a remote processor for generating Bitcoins.

By April 7, 2013

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Who wrote the Flashback Trojan?

Over a year since the Flashback malware was found, its creator has finally been identified.

By April 3, 2013

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Apple fights Yontoo Trojan with XProtect update

New XProtect definitions identify Yontoo as "OSX.AdPlugin.i" and block all but the latest versions of Java.

By March 22, 2013

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How to remove 'Yontoo' adware Trojan from your OS X system

A new Trojan lures users to install a Web plug-in that tracks browsing and presents ads. Here's how to remove it.

By March 21, 2013