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Malware extorts ransom in Bitcoins

Cyber criminals spread malicious code to encrypt their victims' files and extort a ransom in Bitcoins, says ESET.

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Linux makers to thwart 'Ghost' threat

Red Hat and others update their software to thwart a serious new cyber threat that can allow hackers to gain remote control of systems.

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Adobe issues fix for zero-day vulnerability

The software maker issues a fix for a critical vulnerability in Flash Player, which will be available for manual download this week.

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Malaysia Airlines site hacked

The official Web site of national carrier Malaysia Airlines has been hacked by a group calling itself the "Official Cyber Caliphate".

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MS Outlook hacking allegations 'groundless'

Allegations that Chinese authorities hacked into Microsoft's Outlook e-mail service are "groundless slander", says Beijing's cyberspace regulator.

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Cyber crime clampdown in works

New legislation that will introduce more decisive measures to act against cyber crime is in the pipeline.

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DDOS attacks: prepare for the worst

While it's impossible to predict a DDOS attack, it is possible to mitigate such an incident, says F5 Networks.

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Sophos releases 2015 cyber security predictions

Internet of things attacks are moving from proof-of-concept to mainstream risks, according to the Sophos Security Threat Trends 2015 report. [Local rep: NetXactics]

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BYOD security requires multifaceted approach

A multifaceted approach is required to face the security threats posed to businesses by BYOD, says DCC.


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