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File-encrypting Android ransomware 'Simplocker' targets English-speaking users

The malware was updated to use FBI-themed alerts and encrypt backup files, researchers from ESET said read more »

There's almost a million fake apps targeting your phone

Trend MIcro finds hundreds of thousands of fake Android apps in trawl of online stores, forums read more »

New banking malware 'Kronos' advertised on underground forums

Its creators seek to establish the new threat as a premium commercial alternative to older Trojans like Zeus read more »

Update: Vulnerability in AVG security toolbar puts IE users at risk

Bad design decisions could have enabled malware infections, researchers from CERT/CC said read more »

Defensive tactics against sophisticated cyberspies

Flexible attackers require a flexible response read more »

Facebook kills 'Lecpetex' botnet, which hit 250,000 computers

Greek police made two arrests last week, Facebook said read more »

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Innovation, productivity, agility and profit

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Windows 8

Windows 8

Check out our latest articles on Microsoft's next-generation operating system.


Securing the Enterprise

 Join ComputerworldUK's editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyver criminals.


HP acquisitions

HP acquisitions

Following HP's dispute with Autonomy, we look back at other HP acquisitions in this Computerworld UK slideshow.


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Antivirus In Depth

XPocalypse, not now

Didn't hackers get the memo? They were supposed to be exploiting the unpatched Windows XP read more »

CyberLocker's success will fuel future copycats

Ransomware with unbreakable encryption will attract cyber bandits like flies to offal read more »

How to convince the Financial Director to upgrade to Windows 8

Is Microsoft's latest operating system a better investment than XP? read more »

Bitcoin malware count soars as cryptocurrency value climbs

Hackers, from the opportunistic to bitcoin-stealing specialists, try to get in on the action, say researchers who tallied malware targeting the virtual currencies read more »

Huge turnout at RSA shows bad guys are winning

The high number of attendees and exhibitors at security event are indication of troubled times read more »

Unseen, all-out cyber war on the US has begun

Security pros and government officials warn of a possible cyber 9/11 involving banks, utilities, other companies, or the Internet read more »

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Antivirus Slideshows

Top 25 free tools for every Windows desktop

Whatever your poison -- Windows 7 or 8, updated or not -- there's a desktop tool just begging to become part of your repertoire read more »

15 free security tools you should try

Here are some of the best-known free security tools you can try inside your own network read more »

The sorriest tech companies of 2012

No, really, they're sorry! Vendors apologise in 2012 for everything from Apple Maps to Cisco Connect Cloud to outage after outage and breach after breach read more »

11 free Microsoft tools to make life easier

Tools that secure, automate, pinch pennies - including some for Windows 8 read more »

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White Papers

Analyst Paper: Total Cost of Ownership

IBM WebSphere Application Server v7 vs. JBoss EAP v5 TCO Analysis read more »

A Comprehensive Range of Solutions for All Types of UC Users and Applications

Virtual teams can better collaborate read more »

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