G DATA discovers new ransomware Manamecrypt

04/12/2016, Bochum G DATA SecurityLabs have detected a new ransomware called Manamecrypt, also referred to as CryptoHost. This new malware does not only encrypt files but also blocks certain programs from running. It also uses a way of spreading which used to be atypical for this type of malware: it comes bundled with…

G DATA discovers new ransomware Manamecrypt

G DATA Mobile Internet Security for iOS is now available

04/07/2016, Bochum IT security provider G DATA is expanding its product portfolio for mobile devices. The company is presenting their Mobile Internet Security – the first comprehensive security solution for iOS-based smartphones and tablets. The solution offers reliable protection against phishing and malicious…

G DATA Mobile Internet Security for iOS is now available

Virus Bulletin recognises G DATA business solutions

03/31/2016, Bochum British IT magazine "Virus Bulletin" regularly puts security software to the test. In the latest comparison test, the testers looked at 26 business solutions in terms of their protection, performance and usability. The result: G DATA scored top marks in the proactive and reactive detection of and…

Virus Bulletin recognises G DATA business solutions

AV-TEST: G DATA scores top marks for protection

03/31/2016, Bochum In the latest comparison test, AV-TEST scrutinised 22 antivirus programs. The result: G DATA Internet Security impressed the testers in terms of protection and usability and scored the maximum number of six points in each case. The security solution proved its reliability in every test scenario. As…

AV-TEST: G DATA scores top marks for protection

Stiftung Warentest: G DATA Internet Security offers the best virus scanner

03/30/2016, Bochum G DATA Internet Security offers the "best virus scanner" to protect against malware and other threats – this is the result of the current Stiftung Warentest comparison test in the magazine 'test' (issue 04/2016). The German consumer organisation scrutinised 17 virus protection packages. Paid-for…


Order email turns out to be a phishing attack

03/22/2016, Bochum The Locky ransomware case has not been the first time that attack attempts have been carried out via email. 54 billion spam messages are sent every day worldwide alone (source: Eleven). These involve not only mass attacks, but also highly targeted ones. In the current case we are dealing with a scam…

Order email turns out to be a phishing attack



Leaving nothing to chance – Network Monitoring

03/15/2016, Bochum From printer to server – with G DATA Network Monitoring, IT managers can keep an eye on the status of their corporate network quickly and easily from anywhere in the world. Unnoticed or imminent outages of individual hardware components, servers, services or the online shop are things of the past.…


New G DATA Business Generation 14 protects against zero-day attacks

03/14/2016, Bochum Almost 3,000 software security holes were discovered in the first half of 2015 alone (source: Microsoft). There is not always an update available that can close the vulnerability. G DATA is presenting its trend-setting Generation 14 business solutions at CeBIT. In version 14, G DATA has integrated…


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