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New Year’s resolutions for 2016: G DATA offers six tips for a secure new year

12/21/2015, Bochum The time after the Christmas holidays is traditionally used to define resolutions for the coming year, including classics such as quitting smoking or playing sports more often. Internet users, however, should use that time to check their own digital security. Has a complete security solution been...


AV-TEST: Full marks for G DATA Internet Security FOR ANDROID

12/17/2015, Bochum Research institute AV-TEST has investigated 25 security apps for Android. G DATA Internet Security FOR ANDROID gets full marks in the test and impressed the testers with its comprehensive malware detection and ease of use. The testers created a realistic test scenario and pitched the security...

AV-TEST: Full marks for G DATA Internet Security FOR ANDROID

G DATA Clean up takes the fight to obnoxious toolbars & Adware

12/17/2015, Bochum Adware and Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUP) currently dominate the Top 10 of prevented attacks against computer users, according to G DATA SecurityLabs. Such programs are usually installed without the user’s consent and can become a serious nuisance: browser add-ins or other unwanted additional...

G DATA Clean up takes the fight to obnoxious toolbars & Adware

Over 80 percent of Android users use an out-of-date operating system

12/15/2015, Bochum Out-of-date operating systems are running on over 80 percent of Android smartphones and tablets. Only about 20 percent of users are using an up-to-date Android operating system. That is the result of a inquiry conducted in October 2015 among users of G DATA security solutions for Android devices....

Over 80 percent of Android users use an out-of-date operating system

Banking Trojan Dridex targeting private individuals and companies

12/15/2015, Bochum Beware of supposed tax rebates and overdue invoices! As the year comes to a close, cyber criminals are targeting private individuals and companies and are using spam emails to try to lure them into traps. In addition, they are sending emails with purported scans from printers that are often used by...

Banking Trojan Dridex targeting private individuals and companies

G DATA forecast for 2016: the Internet of Things in the cross hairs

12/10/2015, Bochum Pre-installed malware on smartphones and cyber attacks on cars made the headlines in 2015. One in two Internet users became victims of cyber crime this year (source: Bitkom). In 2016, the rapidly increasing interconnectivity will remain a trending issue. Companies will continue to digitise their...

G DATA forecast for 2016: the Internet of Things in the cross hairs

Advent season: a four-week long “Black Friday” for online criminals

12/07/2015, Bochum Whether it’s via smart phone, tablet or PC – shopping for Christmas gifts online is still booming. Last year in Germany alone, 37 million shoppers decided to avoid crammed shops and long checkout lines and to buy their gifts online. (Source: Bitkom). Advent is not only the season with the highest...

Advent season: a four-week long “Black Friday” for online criminals

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