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TrendMicro to 'protect the cloud'

Company started using the cloud to help protect desktop PCs last year. Now it's introducing products to keep the cloud secure.

By October 26, 2009


Experts say Stuxnet worm could be state-sponsored (podcast)

Symantec and TrendMicro researchers agree that the worm, which some say was designed to attack a nuclear power plant in Iran, was so sophisticated that it was likely "state sponsored."

By September 24, 2010


Mac Trojan appears as QuickTime update on malicious Web sites

TrendMicro is reporting that a Trojan targeting Mac users, known as OSX/Jahlav-D, is appearing as a QuickTime plug-in update called MacCinema Installer.

By August 11, 2009


Mac Malware Update: Unauthorized downloads of Snow Leopard infested with Trojans

Several Web sites have sprung up over the last couple days offering users free upgrades of Apple's latest operating system, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. Of course, these sites are socially engineered ploys to trick users into downloading malicious software

By September 1, 2009


Protect your Android device from malware

Mobile malware is on the rise and your device could be at risk. These tips could help you stay safe and keep your personal information out of the hands of cybercriminals.

By December 19, 2013


Is new malware Jacksbot just starting to rear its head?

A new Java-based malware package has been found that has the potential to affect multiple platforms.

By November 2, 2012


Could you be responsible for the Twitter outage?

Infected PCs can cause denial-of-service attacks like the one that brought down Twitter.

By August 6, 2009


Parental control company sells data on what kids say

Although EchoMetrix CEO says they only report aggregate data not associated with individual kids, I still find it creepy.

By September 5, 2009


Symantec identifies 'Dirtiest Web Sites of Summer'

Symantec has come out with a list of the "Dirtiest Web Sites of Summer 2009," which, on average, has 18,000 malware threats per site.

By August 19, 2009


Avoid being a victim of an e-mail phishing scam

Thousands of usernames and passwords of Hotmail, Gmail, and possibly other services have been posted online as a result of a phishing attack. Here's how to protect yourself.

By October 6, 2009