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As we predicted toward the end of last year, we are once again seeing an upswing in ransomware activity in 2013. The ransomware extortion scam has been in existence now for a number of years but its popularity among cybercriminals has grown over the last two years and it continues to indiscriminately plague computer users […]

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For some years now, FAKEAV has been a plague in Windows systems. It’s only recently that this variant has entered the Mac OS X scene. As was the case with Windows-based FAKEAV, the most common infection vector for Mac FAKEAV is through poisoned search terms.Take for example the following poisoned search result:Accessing the website while […]

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We are currently investigating a new malicious campaign on Facebook mostly targeting French-speaking users. When visiting infected users’ profiles, you see the following: Translation: Wow, it really works! Find out who is viewing your profile! The various links that are used rotate quite fast and lead unwitting victims to a website that explains what they […]

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Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
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ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...



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