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Content tagged with Compliance posted in September 2009
New Trojan Evades Banks' Anti-Fraud Systems
News  |  9/30/2009  | 
'URLZone' calculates how much money to steal from a victim's account without raising suspicion
IRS virus demonstrates stupidity is rampant
Commentary  |  9/29/2009  | 
The proliferation of the current IRS virus demonstrates stupidity is rampant on the Internet.
Cybercriminals Offer 43 Cents For An Infected Mac
Quick Hits  |  9/25/2009  | 
Sophos researcher offers a peek at the inner workings of an infamous Russian affiliate network
Spuds And Spam: Idaho No. 1 Most Spammed State
Quick Hits  |  9/24/2009  | 
MessageLabs reveals list of U.S. states that get the most spam
Up To 9 Percent Of Machines In An Enterprise Are Bot-Infected
News  |  9/24/2009  | 
Most are members of tiny, unknown botnets built for targeting victim organizations
New 'Chat-In-The-Middle' Phishing Attack Discovered
Quick Hits  |  9/17/2009  | 
Phishers go Web 2.0 by chatting it up with their online banking victims
Symark Buys BeyondTrust, Takes BeyondTrust Name
Quick Hits  |  9/14/2009  | 
Merged company will work to integrate privilege management in Unix, Windows environments
New iPhone Anti-Phishing Feature Fails
News  |  9/10/2009  | 
Researchers discover iPhone OS 3.1's anti-phishing feature is not working properly
Men Reuse Passwords More Than Women, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  9/4/2009  | 
More than half of French users reuse passwords, PC Tools survey finds
Infected PCs Contain Average Of Three Different Types of Malware
Quick Hits  |  9/3/2009  | 
New Eset scan data reflects cybercrime trends in malware creation, installation, AV firm says


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