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News, opinion, advice and research on computer security threats from Sophos
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SophosLabs analysis: why the surge in Word docs hiding ransomware?

20 Červen, 2017 - 15:23
The bad guys are using old tricks to hide very modern nasty surprises in Word documents. We take a look at how they're doing that

Phishing – how this troublesome crime is evolving [Security SOS Week]

20 Červen, 2017 - 13:36
Join us today to learn from Sophos expert Peter Mackenzie how to keep your organisation safe from the pernicious problem of phishing.

Anatomy of a scam: how phone frauds harvest millions from us

20 Červen, 2017 - 01:00
A review of guilty pleas by phone scammers holds many lessons for ordinary people

News in brief: Girl Scouts get cybersecurity badges; 1m hit by university data theft; India criticised

19 Červen, 2017 - 19:48
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news

EU throws a spanner in London’s encryption backdoor works

19 Červen, 2017 - 19:00
A wave of terrorist attacks has led to the UK government calling ever more noisily for ways to access the content of terrorists' messages - but new rules from Brussels make that demand much more difficult

Why gathering genetic data could mean a whole world of pain

19 Červen, 2017 - 17:40
With access to a huge database of eager would-be participants, 23andMe is hoping to learn more about the genetics of pain. But just how useful will this data be - and what are the potential problems with this kind of trial?

Amazon plans to check up on your price checks

19 Červen, 2017 - 14:57
Thinking of shopping in one of Amazon's new physical stores? Think twice about using their free Wi-Fi to do a price comparison while you're there as a patent suggests they'll be snooping on your browsing

Monday review – the hot 24 stories of the week

19 Červen, 2017 - 10:23
From the US's North Korean cyberattack patch warning and Hollywood fighting piracy to the Google Play adware that just won't die, and more!

Security SOS Week – learn from our top experts for free

16 Červen, 2017 - 20:54
Stay up to speed on the latest security topics by joining in the free Sophos Security SOS webinar series next week!

News in brief: Facebook moderators revealed to terrorists; WikiLeaks release Cherry Blossom; language-translating earpiece

16 Červen, 2017 - 19:52
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!

Uber in the privacy spotlight again

16 Červen, 2017 - 19:25
It won't necessarily translate into big trouble for Uber. But it might: after all, the FTC's interest recently cost the company $20m.

The Google Play adware apps that just won’t die

16 Červen, 2017 - 15:04
You can 'force stop' but the ads will just keep popping back up again

Your mouse knows when you are lying

16 Červen, 2017 - 12:06
Your mouse may be telling us more about you than you realise.

6 months for abuser caught in FBI’s Playpen snare

16 Červen, 2017 - 11:35
FBI’s Playpen operation is an investigation into child abuse imagery being shared via Tor. So, why such a lenient sentence?

News in brief: Samsung customers exposed; emergency service drones; potatoes on the Moon?

15 Červen, 2017 - 22:44
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!

US-CERT issues North Korean cyberattack patch warning

15 Červen, 2017 - 20:46
The US has issued an unusually stark public warning about the threat posed by North Korean cyberattacks

Airbnb – the heartache of fake holiday scams

15 Červen, 2017 - 20:04
Scammers are using all sorts of techniques to get around Airbnb's anti-fraud detection. Don't get caught out!

More evidence Mac ransomware exists

15 Červen, 2017 - 15:53
Mac ransomware is rare but Apple computers are far from immune - here's how to protect yourself.

New project to expose congress’ Browsing Habits

15 Červen, 2017 - 15:02
The latest “let’s see how YOU like it” project aims to track what government employees are up to online.

News in brief: Hollywood fights piracy; Covfefe not a typo; Kim Dotcom loses

14 Červen, 2017 - 20:58
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!