Malware virus Trojan and spyware protection and removal

  • March 08, 2007 08 Mar'07

    Schmidt: Cybersecurity a private affair

    Howard Schmidt's career in defense, law enforcement and corporate security spans nearly 40 years and includes a stint as vice president, CISO and chief security strategist for online auction giant eBay. He most recently served as chief security ...

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    'Worm' targets Sun Solaris Telnet flaw

    Security researchers have found evidence that a worm is trying to exploit the recently patched Telnet flaw in Sun Solaris. Experts say it's another reason to stay away from Telnet.

  • February 27, 2007 27 Feb'07

    Storm rages again: Self-morphing Trojan uses blogs to spread rootkits

    A new variant of the Storm Trojan that changes with each download is infecting blog sites with malicious URLs, intercepting traffic when visitors try to post comments.

  • February 13, 2007 13 Feb'07

    Mobile carriers admit to malware attacks

    Eighty-three percent of mobile operators surveyed by McAfee Inc. say they've suffered malware infections, but two competing security vendors say the overall threat is still small.

  • February 06, 2007 06 Feb'07

    Rootkit dangers at an 'all-time high'

    Industry experts at RSA Conference 2007 say not only have rootkits become the weapon of choice for malicious hackers, but they've also emerged as useful tools for legitimate businesses trying to exert control over users.

  • February 05, 2007 05 Feb'07

    Intrusion detection systems are alive and kicking

    IPS hasn't overtaken intrusion detection systems just yet. Senior News Writer Bill Brenner reveals what customers want when they're shopping for IDS products.

  • February 05, 2007 05 Feb'07

    Integration migration

    Today John Swainson, president and chief executive officer of CA, will be making his first keynote speech at an RSA conference. Since joining CA in 2004, John has focused the company on its core strengths of systems, network, security and storage ...

  • February 05, 2007 05 Feb'07

    Dozens of Web sites spread malicious Trojan

    Update: The same malicious JavaScript keylogger that compromised the Dolphin Stadium Web site last week was found over the weekend on dozens of other high-profile Web sites.

  • February 05, 2007 05 Feb'07

    WebSense: PortAuthority deal, Web 2.0 apps reflect changing threat landscape

    Websense's December acquisition of PortAuthority marries ingress and egress detection capabilities, giving the vendor a foothold in defending not only Web threats, but sensitive customer data and intellectual property leaving the network perimeter. ...

  • February 05, 2007 05 Feb'07

    New zero-day attack targets Microsoft Excel

    Microsoft says maliciously crafted Excel files may permit the execution of arbitrary code. Other Microsoft Office applications may be at risk.

  • February 02, 2007 02 Feb'07

    Super Bowl stadium Web site hacked, delivered malware

    Discovered Friday and now reportedly resolved, the incident involved a malicious Javascript file on the site's front page header that exploited two known Microsoft flaws.

  • February 01, 2007 01 Feb'07

    New security vendors take on sophisticated attackers

    Some security vendors are developing technologies that show promise in preventing unknown attacks and protecting machines with zero-day vulnerabilities.

  • January 31, 2007 31 Jan'07

    Microsoft disputes Word zero-day report

    Symantec is warning of a new zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Word. But Microsoft doesn't believe the flaw is new.

  • January 26, 2007 26 Jan'07

    Storm Trojan was worse than it should have been

    The "Storm" attack made a big splash because people keep falling for social engineering and there was simply little else in the news, experts say.

  • January 24, 2007 24 Jan'07

    McAfee: Malware all about ID theft

    The use of keylogger technology is surging and there's been a 100-fold rise in phishing attacks, according to a new report from McAfee.