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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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New Petya ransomware: everything you wanted to know (but were afraid to ask)

3 hodiny 48 min zpět
Your questions about the new Petya ransomware answered - and your chance to ask us more.

From floppy disks to deep freeze: what’s the best way to store data?

3 hodiny 48 min zpět
Still got a Zip drive? What about a CD? Are you sure you'll be able to access the data stored on those? We take a look at what's being done to keep information safe for future generations

News in brief: Wimbledon adds AI; four arrested over support scams; Russia threatens to block Telegram

3 hodiny 55 min zpět
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Beer + bitter former field engineer = hacked smart water meters

4 hodiny 17 min zpět
The story of Adam Flanagan, who's been jailed for hacking, is a reminder to companies to revoke access to networks when they sack a disgruntled employee

Deconstructing Petya: how it spreads and how to fight back

7 hodin 35 min zpět
It's been 24 hours since the outbreak first hit: here's what we know now about how Petya behaves

Anthem to pay record $115m to settle lawsuits over massive breach

9 hodin 16 min zpět
Attackers grabbed data including names, birthdates, taxpayer IDs and more from Anthem patients - a toolkit for identity theft

News in brief: cars confused by kangaroos; fears on airport books move; Google hit with €2.42bn fine

27 Červen, 2017 - 19:05
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Facebook moves to protect profile pictures from scammers

27 Červen, 2017 - 17:44
Well, if you're a woman in India, that is. Facebook says it's to protect women there who are more than usually reluctant to upload profile pictures, and hopes to roll out the tool more widely soon

Petya variants behind the global ransomware outbreak: here’s what we know so far

27 Červen, 2017 - 17:15
Here's our advice as a new ransomware outbreak hits businesses around the world

Watch out: don’t lose your passwords when you sign up online

27 Červen, 2017 - 15:22
Researchers have identified how an attacker could steal passwords - and answers to security questions - when you register for something online. We've got some tips for website owners and users to protect you

Firefox Focus: the not-quite-a-browser for Android aims for privacy

27 Červen, 2017 - 12:47
Mozilla has brought its stripped back browser that focuses on speed and privacy to Android - here's what we've made of it

News in brief: Gmail stops scanning; UK Parliament hack; Windows 10 S hacked

26 Červen, 2017 - 20:56
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

How Spora ransomware tries to fool antivirus

26 Červen, 2017 - 19:21
Spora ransomware is back and it's trying to confuse antivirus products and email filters.

Ransomware, botnets, surveillance, phishing and GDPR! [PODCAST]

26 Červen, 2017 - 17:22
We cover five hot topics in computer security: ransomware, botnets, surveillance, phishing and GDPR.

How Snapchat shares your (and your kids’) location

26 Červen, 2017 - 13:30
Some police and child protection authorities are advising parents to turn off the new feature

Google strips private medical data from searches

26 Červen, 2017 - 10:49
You may be surprised to learn that Google’s search engine was accidentally indexing such a sensitive category of data in the first place.

Monday review – the hot 27 stories of the week

26 Červen, 2017 - 09:54
From Stack Clash to some new malware using an old trick and Amazon's plans for in-store web tomfoolery, and more!

News in brief: drone chiefs urge regulation; Microsoft drops SMB1; Virgin router warning

23 Červen, 2017 - 18:18
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

Russia ‘targeted 21 states’ during US election campaign, says official

23 Červen, 2017 - 15:52
Homeland Security official declines to reveal more to Senate hearing as details emerge of hacking attempts in Illinois and Arizona

Ransomware revisited – is it really the worst sort of malware? [Security SOS Week]

23 Červen, 2017 - 13:13
Join us for the last webinar in our Security SOS Week - we take a look at ransomware... and all the other malware nasties that roam the net.