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Dont‘ get infected at the online pharmacy

11/17/2015, Bochum Flu and cold season is here: runny noses, fevers and sore throats are abound. Many are on the lookout for a good deal for their cold medicine of choice. According to a survey conducted by BITKOM, every second user has bought his or her tables or sprays online at least once before. Online criminals...

Dont‘ get infected at the online pharmacy

G DATA Exploit Protection effectively prevents attacks by infected Magento shops

10/22/2015, Bochum Thousands of online shops running an outdated version of the Magento eCommerce platform have been infected with malware since 18 October 2015, according to a report by security firm Sucuri. The infected shops distribute exploit kits to visitors in order to steal payment or login data. This is the...

G DATA Exploit Protection effectively prevents attacks by infected Magento shops

G DATA BankGuard averts over 100 million euros worth of losses

10/19/2015, Bochum 73 percent of Internet users carry out their financial transactions online (source: Bitkom). In 2014, the German Federal Criminal Police Office recorded 6,984 cases of phishing related to online banking – an increase of 70.5 percent (2013: 4,096 cases). G DATA SecurityLabs’ Malware Report for the...

G DATA BankGuard averts over 100 million euros worth of losses

The Internet of Things needs clear security standards

10/09/2015, Bochum Researchers expect the Internet of Things to have a global turnover of USD 1.8 billion (approx. EUR 1.6 billion; source: Uni Jyväskylä) in the year 2020. The endless stream of reports about hacked cars and data leaks illustrates the problems with intelligent devices. G DATA security expert Eddy...

The Internet of Things needs clear security standards


Tap-proof mobile messaging with SECURE CHAT

09/10/2015, Bochum Over two billion smartphone owners worldwide use mobile messaging (source: We are social). To prevent private communication from being tapped into, and to enable users to retain their full digital freedom simply, quickly and above all securely, G DATA has released its messaging app SECURE CHAT. The...

Tap-proof mobile messaging with SECURE CHAT

G DATA joins association for the prevention of cyber crime

09/04/2015, Bochum Bochum-based IT security provider G DATA has joined the German Competence Centre against Cyber Crime e.V. (G4C). Finance institutes Commerzbank, ING-DiBa and HypoVereinsbank have joined forces in the Wiesbaden-based association for the prevention of cyber crime. Since it was established 2013, the...

G DATA joins association for the prevention of cyber crime

G DATA discovers pre-installed spyware on top smartphones

09/02/2015, Bochum Over 1.9 billion people worldwide are using smartphones in 2015 (source: eMarketer). But many people do not know exactly what a mobile device can disclose to third parties about its owner. Following the revelations about the extensive espionage functions of the Star N9500 smartphone, G DATA security...

G DATA discovers pre-installed spyware on top smartphones

AV-TEST: 100 percent protection with G DATA Internet Security FOR ANDROID

08/11/2015, Bochum Research institute AV-TEST evaluated the protection, usability and additional functions of 26 Android security solutions in its latest comparison test. G DATA Internet Security FOR ANDROID gets full marks thanks to its 100 percent malware detection, ease of use and practical features. The smart...

AV-TEST: 100 percent protection with G  DATA Internet Security FOR ANDROID

G DATA turns 30: Virus protection was invented in the Ruhr region

08/04/2015, Bochum IT security provider G DATA is celebrating its 30th birthday. Founded in 1985 by Kai Figge and Andreas Lüning, the company developed the first software to counter computer viruses almost three decades ago. For its anniversary, G DATA is thanking its customers by offering a special edition of the...

G DATA turns 30: Virus protection was invented in the Ruhr region

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Christian Lueg
Public Relations Manager
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Public Relations Manager
Phone: +49 (0) 234 - 9762 610
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