U.S. Congress must re-examine its IT infrastructure after the attack

08/01/21, Bochum In the wake of the storming of the U.S. Congress by a mob of Trump supporters, the entire IT infrastructure of both the Senate and the House of Representatives must be thoroughly scrutinized. Images of unlocked PCs in congressmen’s and congresswomen’s offices circulated on Twitter, so parts of the…

U.S. Congress must re-examine its IT infrastructure after the attack



G DATA threat analysis: Further doubling of cyber attacks in Q3

19/11/20, Bochum In the third quarter of 2020, cyber defence specialists from Bochum had to fend off almost twice as many cyber attacks as in the second quarter of the year. The attackers are using large-scale campaigns to attack both private computers and company networks. Intense activity has been observed in…

G DATA threat analysis: Further doubling of cyber attacks in Q3


Halloween and Windows XP systems: Killing zombies is not easy

29/10/20, Bochum Windows XP systems are like zombies: they are hard to kill. In many medium-sized companies, computers with the outdated operating system are still in use. Especially in the manufacturing industry, many control computers only run under Windows XP or other outdated operating systems. This makes it…

Halloween and Windows XP systems: Killing zombies is not easy

G DATA Mobile Security Android now protects against partner spying

12/10/20, Bochum The new G DATA Mobile Security Android is now available for download in the Google Playstore. For the first time, the security app offers protection against stalkerware and identifies dangerous spyware apps. The app includes anti-malware scanning, theft protection, app control and web protection to…

G DATA Mobile Security Android now protects against partner spying

G DATA Mobile Malware Report: Harmful Android apps every eight seconds

02/10/20, Bochum An Android app containing malware is published by cyber criminals every eight seconds, according to the findings of a current investigation by G DATA CyberDefense. Compared to the first half of 2019, this represents an increase of more than ten percent. Particular attention was paid to fake corona…

G DATA Mobile Malware Report: Harmful Android apps every eight seconds


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