Browsing Tag: malware

MS to Educate on Malware in Counterfeit Software

[img_assist|nid=2168|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]Citing a rising tide of complaints from people
who unknowingly bought counterfeit software infected with malware,
Microsoft announced the launch of educational initiatives
and enforcement actions in over 70 countries to raise awareness of
counterfeit software and to protect consumers. Read the full article. [Dark Reading]


SpyPhone iPhone App Can Harvest Personal Data

Categories: Malware

[img_assist|nid=2122|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]A Swiss iPhone developer has released a new application that is capable of harvesting huge amounts of personal data from iPhones, including geolocation data, passwords, address book entries and email account information, all using just the public API.