Mobile threats stories
Norton blocks 1.3 million threats in NZ during September
Norton Labs successfully blocked 1.3 million threats in NZ during September, thwarting phishing attempts, mobile threats, file threats, ransomware attacks.
3 in 5 New Zealanders report spike in attempted scams
More than a third (35%) of New Zealanders encounter scams on a weekly basis, according to research commissioned by Avast.
Kaspersky highlights mobile threat impacting thousands globally
“ICT technologies are powerful tools for perpetrators exerting coercive control, especially in relationships where violence is already present offline."
Mobile threats: Cybercriminals target banking and gaming
Cybercriminals are forgoing low hanging fruit to target banking and gaming, according to a new mobile threat report from Kaspersky.
Trend Micro & VMware tie the knot around mobile threat management
Trend Micro has joined VMware’s Mobile Security Alliance this week, as the companies seek to tackle the growing number of mobile security threats.
Information security professionals may not be prepared for IoT after all
"Even with awareness of vulnerable devices at an all time high, information security professionals are not equipped to address the growing threats."
Sophisticated SMS cyber attack targets Australian banking customers
A persistent and sophisticated SMS phishing campaign is currently targeting mobile banking customers in both Australia and New Zealand.
Watchguard - From malware and ransomware to mobile threats
In a rapidly changing threat landscape, heuristics aren't enough. Rob Collins, WatchGuard Technologies senior systems engineer, APAC, explains why behavioural analysis is the next frontier.