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SpyEye Hacking Kit Adds Android Infection to Bag of Tricks

The SpyEye hacking toolkit has added an Android component that collects the text messages some banks use as an extra security precaution, a researcher said today. “The standard SpyEye now also entices a user to download an Android app, which … Continue reading

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New Free Tools Simplify Analysis of Android Malware

The Honeynet Project has helped create two tools aimed at making Android malware analysis simpler and free and, ultimately, help better secure the wildly popular mobile platform. The new open-source tools were developed under the Google Summer of Code project, … Continue reading

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New Windows Worm Spreads By Attacking Weak Passwords

A new Windows worm is working its way through company networks by taking advantage of weak passwords, security researchers said over the weekend. The worm, dubbed “Morto” by Microsoft and Helsinki-based F-Secure, has been circulating since at least last week, … Continue reading

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