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New Business Models for Malware to Bring PC Security Woes to Mobile | MIT Technology Review

New Business Models for Malware to Bring PC Security Woes to Mobile | MIT Technology Review | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Researchers report signs that moneymaking malware common on PCs is being adapted to mobile phones and tablets.
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Report: AutoRun malware infections continue topping the charts | ZDNet

Report: AutoRun malware infections continue topping the charts | ZDNet | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Despite Microsoft's response to the rise of AutoRun malware infections in February, 2011, according to ESET's recently released telemetry data for 2012, the infection vector tops their chart for a second year in a row.
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How did European bank malware steal $47 million? | ZDNet

How did European bank malware steal $47 million? | ZDNet | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Perhaps online banking two-step verification isn't as secure as we think.
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Android malware could reach the 1 million mark by year's end | ZDNet

Android malware could reach the 1 million mark by year's end | ZDNet | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
One security firm warns that Android malware could rocket this year and hit the 1 million milestone, as malware writers and hackers continue to target post-PC platforms.
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Android Malware Creeps Into Cellphone Bills

Android Malware Creeps Into Cellphone Bills | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Smartphones are designed to be headache-free compared to old-school computers. But malicious software written for Android devices can be even sneakier than the malware that invaded PCs.
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Malware uses Google Docs as proxy to command and control server | PCWorld

Malware uses Google Docs as proxy to command and control server | PCWorld | Stretching our comfort zone | Scoop.it
Security researchers from antivirus vendor Symantec have uncovered a piece of malware that uses Google Docs, which is now part of Google Drive, as a bridge when communicating with attackers in order to hide the malicious traffic.
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