Malware

Visa turns a problem upside down to find malware
Digital payment giant’s strategy is to find breaches even before fraud is reported.
Not enough urgency to mitigate against ransomware: Sophos
Small- to mid-sized businesses which are not properly protected against malware are more at risk than ever before.
Vigilant Asia set to protect Asean businesses, governments
First cyber-security services firm to deliver comprehensive, 24.7.365, next gen services to Asean.
Symantec’s 2018 security predictions
Attackers will use machine learning and artificial intelligence to launch even more potent attacks.
Malaysia’s malware encounters rise at an alarming rate: Microsoft report
An average of 12.9% of computers running on Microsoft real-time security products in Malaysia reported a malware encounter in Q1 2017.
Pikom launches cyber security chapter
Aims to raise awareness and advise the government on policy formulation to combat cyber crime.
CopyCat malware infects Android devices around the world
Malicious CopyCat malware breaches devices owned by individual users and enterprises  
Gartner sees global cloud-based security services grow 21% in 2017
Cloud-based security services will be worth US$9 billion in 2020.
Malaysia less susceptible to malware than emerging economies in APAC: Malwarebytes
The country ranks fifth in volume of malware detected in the country amongst other countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
Online financial cybercrime victims struggle to recover lost money
Research from Kaspersky Lab reveals that over half (52%) of Internet users who’ve lost money at the hands of cybercriminals have only got some, or none, of their stolen funds back.
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