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  • New mobile-malware detection technique uses gestures

    Mobile malware is a growing problem, but researchers from University of Alabama at Birmingham have figured out a new way of detecting when shady mobile apps get up to no good, such as trying to call premium-rate numbers unbeknowst to a phone's owner.

    Written by Lucian Constantin28 March 15 04:07
  • Beware of 'wrong transaction' hotel spam

    If you get an e-mail message telling you a hotel has erroneously charged your credit card account, be careful. The odds are that it's part of a new spam campaign that could infect your computer.

    Written by Robert McMillan28 July 11 10:24