Tag Archives: software

Here’s another huge reason why your smartphone needs security software

Smartphone users have once again been urged to ensure they keep their devices protected after a huge rise in mobile threats last year. New research from Kaspersky found that attacks targeting personal data on mobile devices saw a significant increase throughout 2019 as hackers continued their assault. Overall, Kaspersky detected …

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Microsoft will bring its antivirus software to iOS and Android

Microsoft has revealed its plans to bring its Defender antivirus software to both Android and iOS later this year. The software giant is currently developing apps for both mobile operating systems which will provide antivirus prevention along with a “full command line experience”. However, Microsoft has not yet shared any …

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FBI warns that hackers are targeting software supply chain providers

The FBI has warned US private sector companies about an ongoing hacking campaign targeting supply chain software providers in a recent security alert. According to the FBI, hackers are currently attempting to infect organizations with a remote access trojan (RAT) known as the Kwampirs malware. In a private industry notification …

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Top software download site came with a backdoor for hackers

One of the world’s most popular software download sites was hijacked by hackers to deliver malware alongside commonly-used programs, researchers have claimed. According to a Dr. Web report, a link to download the free VSDC video converter tool from CNET’s website was compromised, instead forcing users to download a modified …

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Microsoft Surface Duo dual-screen software shown off in emulator

Microsoft has provided early software for its upcoming Surface Duo foldable Android device, alongside an emulator which gives us a better idea of what the software will look like, and how it will work. The preview SDK for Microsoft Surface Duo is aimed at allowing app developers to get to …

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