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Microsoft warns of new, self-propagating ransomware in the wild 
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Microsoft warns of new, self-propagating ransomware in the wild

A new version of ransomware, dubbed Ransom:Win32/ZCryptor.A, that is able to move itself from computer to computer is hitting Microsoft Windows users.
Opera VPN 1.0 offers secure, private browsing for iPhone and iPad 
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Opera VPN 1.0 offers secure, private browsing for iPhone and iPad

Norwegian browser developer Opera Software has launched Opera VPN 1.0, a free VPN service for iPhone and iPad users.
Attackers inject code into WordPress header file to redirect users  
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Attackers inject code into WordPress header file to redirect users

When blogs attack!
Localised "designer" malware campaigns all the rage, says Sophos 
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Localised "designer" malware campaigns all the rage, says Sophos

Criminal outfits are increasingly distributing "designer" spam and malware, customised to optimally target victims in specific geographic regions, according to new research from Sophos' research division, SophosLabs.
Identify the ransomware that’s encrypted your data 
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Identify the ransomware that’s encrypted your data

If your defences have been breached, ID Ransomware can help put you on the road to recovery.
How to: Secure your WordPress site from hackers 
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How to: Secure your WordPress site from hackers

Nik Rawlinson walks you through the process of beefing up security on your WordPress-powered site.
ATM compromises jumped 546% in the US from 2014 to 2015 
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ATM compromises jumped 546% in the US from 2014 to 2015

The US has seen the highest ATM compromise rate ever recorded by the FICO® Card Alert Service, which monitors hundreds of thousands of ATMs in the US.
MacClean 3.0.5 promises to improve security and privacy 
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MacClean 3.0.5 promises to improve security and privacy

iMobie has released MacClean 3.0.5, a brand new version of its freeware Mac cleanup tool.
New Android adware showing up 
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New Android adware showing up

New Android adware that arrives as a SDK has been detected in a number of applications.
Microsoft opens up bug bounty programme for OneDrive 
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Microsoft opens up bug bounty programme for OneDrive

Bug hunters get rewarded for finding vulnerabilities in cloud storage service.
LastPass Authenticator aims to make two-factor authentication simpler 
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LastPass Authenticator aims to make two-factor authentication simpler

LastPass has released LastPass Authenticator 1.0 for Android, iPhone and Windows Phone.
Researcher can identify Tor users by their mouse movements  
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Researcher can identify Tor users by their mouse movements

A security researcher has developed a proof-of-concept that can identify Tor users based how they move their mouse.
The new security landscape: more encryption, more problems  
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The new security landscape: more encryption, more problems

The Certificate Authority (CA) model is broken and the value of certificates is being chipped away, resulting in a lack of trust.
Ghostery 6.0 for Firefox syncs settings with other devices 
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Ghostery 6.0 for Firefox syncs settings with other devices

Anti-tracking company Ghostery has updated its Firefox add-on to version 6.0 in what the developer is calling “the most significant upgrade to Ghostery since its inception”.
Dashlane 4 unveils new user-friendly design 
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Dashlane 4 unveils new user-friendly design

Password management provider Dashlane has unveiled Dashlane 4.0 for Windows and Mac alongside Dashlane for iOS 4.0 and Dashlane for Android 4.0.
1Password 6 for Mac debuts new All Vaults view 
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1Password 6 for Mac debuts new All Vaults view

AgileBits has released 1Password for Mac 6 a major new update for its Mac password manager client.
LastPass 4.0 debuts new Emergency Access feature 
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LastPass 4.0 debuts new Emergency Access feature

Password manager provider LastPass has unveiled LastPass 4.0, a major new release of its cross-platform tool for securely storing and syncing passwords using the cloud.
Proofpoint's top security predictions to 2016 
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Proofpoint's top security predictions to 2016

What will cyber-criminals get up to next year?
How to: Manage your passwords offline 
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How to: Manage your passwords offline

Many people are distrustful of online password managers – and it seems they may have a point. So how can you keep your passwords secure?
AVG climbs the AV-Comparatives antivirus ratings 
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AVG climbs the AV-Comparatives antivirus ratings

Security testing lab AV-Comparatives has released its October Real-World Protection report, rating the performance of 20 top antivirus products.
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