High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  July 07, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
Yet another discovery from our SherlockDroid/Alligator, while we were scanning an 'alternative' marketplace for Android : Android/Odpa.A!tr.spy This sample consists of a smartphone cleaner, giving the end-user the opportunity to clean up obsolete or...
by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  June 25, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
Ransomware is a type of malware that restricts usage of the device it infects, demanding a ransom from the end-user in order to regain control over the device. Now, the malware could actually damage/encrypt the system and the files on it or it could...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  June 14, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Michael Perna  |  May 10, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Michael Perna  |  April 12, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Michael Perna  |  March 19, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Derek Manky Speaks to Network World's Keith Shaw about the current trends in the threat landscape. Root kits Boot kits and the Internet of Things
by RSS Michael Perna  |  March 02, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Zhe Li  |  February 13, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
[ This article originally appeared in Virus Bulletin ]( https://www.virusbtn.com/virusbulletin/archive/2013/12/vb201312-KakaoTalk) The Android/FakeKakao trojan disguises itself as a KakaoTalk security plug-in as a means to lure users to install i...
by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  January 22, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
A recent article by Italian IT company, TG Soft brought to light an Android malware that is being served by the official Google Play Store. According to Google Play statistics, the application was installed on 10,000-50,000 devices. The malware pres...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  January 21, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
2014 marks the 10th anniversary of Cabir, the world's first mobile phone malware. To mark this occasion, Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs is taking a stroll down memory lane to examine the evolution and significance of mobile threats during the last 10...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  December 17, 2013  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
With the end of the year coming around, 'tis the season for threat predictions. Today, our very own Derek Manky spoke with Network World's Keith Shaw about Fortinet's take on what is to come for 2014. There is definitely a lot of talk about the ev...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  December 16, 2013  |  Category: Security Research
Recently, I ran into a malicious sample (Android/Mseg.A!tr.spy) which was causing Baksmali to stall. This does not happen that often. I contacted Jesus Freke, the author of smali/baksmali, who quickly fixed the issue. A deeper look in the sample tur...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  December 03, 2013  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
It is that time of year again when Fortinet's FortiGuard labs reveals their top threat predictions for the coming year. Below you will find a visual outline of our threat predictions. For the full report please see our Top 10 Threat Predictions for...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  October 17, 2013  |  Category: Security Research
Hacktivity opened up with two excellent keynotes: a first one from Charlie Millier, and a second one from Mikko Hypponen. Charlie's keynote ("Mobile threats: Hype vs Reality") fuelled the next two interviews I had that day. Both reporters' first q...

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