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Botnet advertising adult dating scam sites is now back on Twitter after evading security measures
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Botnet advertising adult dating scam sites is now back on Twitter after evading security measures

The new bots show many similarities to the previously discovered botnet like similar pictures, same URL shortening services, similar usage of the English language.

Ransomware could double this year if no action is taken: F-Secure
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Ransomware could double this year if no action is taken: F-Secure

The growth of ransomware is likely to double in 2017 unless the governments decide to crack down on all potentially illegal payments, a European cyber security firm warned on Wednesday.

Experts believe CERT-Fin is good but cyber-security needs more focus
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Experts believe CERT-Fin is good but cyber-security needs more focus

While welcoming the government's move to establish the Computer Emergency Response Team for Financial Sector (CERT-Fin) to curb hacking and securing online data, cyber experts on Wednesday said much more is needed to be done in order to safeguard our computer networks and payment gateways as India aims to go digital.

Demonetization has turned India into a key target for cybercriminals, says F-Secure
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Demonetization has turned India into a key target for cybercriminals, says F-Secure

Post demonetization, India is expected to be a key target for cybercriminals using malware to attack point-of-sales (POS) devices and mobile wallets this year, security software firm F-Secure said today.

Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in Germany
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Computer viruses infect Gundremmingen nuclear power plant in Germany

A nuclear power plant in Germany has been found to be infected with computer viruses, but they appear not to have posed a threat to the facility's operations because it is isolated from the Internet, the station's operator said on Tuesday.

Use long random string for a password, preferably 32 characters long, say experts
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Use long random string for a password, preferably 32 characters long, say experts

With Yahoo announcing a massive data breach last week where 500 million of its user accounts were compromised in 2014, experts feel that the trick to avoid email account hacking is to use really long random string for a password.

F-Secure launches service against targeted cyber attacks
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F-Secure launches service against targeted cyber attacks

European cyber security provider F-Secure on Friday launched a new intrusion detection and incident response service to uncover cyber attack threats in the corporate network.

F-Secure teams up with TCL to pre-install Freedome VPN for increased Android security
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F-Secure teams up with TCL to pre-install Freedome VPN for increased Android security

Cyber security provider F-Secure has teamed up with Chinese manufacturer TCL Corporation to help Android users take control of their online privacy.

Facebook teams up with Kaspersky Labs to rid malicious software
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Facebook teams up with Kaspersky Labs to rid malicious software

Facebook announced on Tuesday it has been using a new security tool to help detect and remove malicious software for users of the world's biggest social network.

F-Secure in talks with state govt; looking to offer free WiFi in various cities
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F-Secure in talks with state govt; looking to offer free WiFi in various cities

Finnish firm F-Secure today said it is in discussions with state governments, including Delhi, on the role that it can play in offering secured WiFi access across hotspots located in various cities.

U-turn? Who said there's ban on Xiaomi phones, asks Indian Air Force
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U-turn? Who said there's ban on Xiaomi phones, asks Indian Air Force

IAF on Tuesday clarified that advisory against using phones from this Chinese brand (Xiaomi) was about "four to five months old."

The Snowden Effect: 53% of people want to get rid of US-based internet services like Google
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The Snowden Effect: 53% of people want to get rid of US-based internet services like Google

According to a F-Secure survey, 46 percent of respondents said they would be willing to pay to be sure that none of their personal data transits via the US.

India 4th most affected by mobile malwares: Report
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India 4th most affected by mobile malwares: Report

In mobile malwares, Chandigarh, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai and New Delhi are three top 5 infected cities, while tier II cities are becoming a favourite destination for mobile malwares.

Security firms intrigued by Apple's Gatekeeper
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Security firms intrigued by Apple's Gatekeeper

Apple's gearing up to make their latest OS, Mountain Lion available for download via the Mac App Store. In the new OS, ...

F-Secure Warns Of Critical Vulnerability In All Versions Of Windows
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F-Secure Warns Of Critical Vulnerability In All Versions Of Windows

F-Secure advises companies to establish a USB Device Policy.

F-Secure Mobile Security 6 Offers Browsing Protection, Locator Feature
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F-Secure Mobile Security 6 Offers Browsing Protection, Locator Feature

The new feature of Browsing Protection identifies which websites are safe to enter and which should be avoided.

F-Secure, MTNL Ally For Security; Further PPP Model Trend
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F-Secure, MTNL Ally For Security; Further PPP Model Trend

The MTNL and F-Secure partnership will provide customers a high level of security through the latter's DeepGuard technology.

F-Secure Anti-Theft For Mobile Protects Confidential Smartphone Data
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F-Secure Anti-Theft For Mobile Protects Confidential Smartphone Data

The solution offers remote lock, remote wipe and theft control features for smartphones.

F-Secure Health Check Offers PC Examination For Safe Internet Use
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F-Secure Health Check Offers PC Examination For Safe Internet Use

F-Secure Health Check is a free online tool that helps to pinpoint security problems and gives clear advice on how to fix them.

F-Secure Launches Internet Security 2010
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F-Secure Launches Internet Security 2010

The Browsing Protection feature checks if Web links are safe.