1. Blogs
    October 12th, 2013 by Jared Newman
    Android isn’t ‘more secure than the iPhone,’ but Google’s security woes are overblown

    It’s been a while since Eric Schmidt made any bizarre public statements, but he’s back at it again with recent claims about Android security....

  2. News
    September 24th, 2013 by Jeremy Kirk
    Apple is a tempting phishing target for scammers

    Spam volumes took a usual seasonal drop in August, but phishing spiked, including a noticeable interest in hijacking Apple accounts. Spam averaged...

  3. News
    September 20th, 2013 by John P Mello Jr CSO
    Mac Trojan linked to Syrian Electronic Army shuttered

    Shortly after it was discovered by security researchers, a rogue network linking Apple computers through a Mac Trojan had its nerve centre shut down....

  4. News
    August 22nd, 2013 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Mac security study finds most antivirus software options are effective

    Not-for-profit comparison organisation, AV-Comparatives has conducted a sizeable review of the security software available to Mac users, testing a...

  5. News
    August 19th, 2013 by John Cox
    “Jekyll” test attack sneaks through Apple App Store, wreaks havoc on iOS

    Acting like a software version of a Transformer robot, a malware test app sneaked through Apple’s review process disguised as a harmless app,...

  6. News
    July 17th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    New digitally signed Mac malware uses right-to-left filename trick

    A new piece of digitally signed spyware for Mac OS X uses a special Unicode character in its file name to hide its real file extension from users...

  7. Blogs
    July 14th, 2013 by Jeremy Kirk
    Alert! Study finds internet users heed browser warnings

    Security warnings displayed by web browsers are far more effective at deterring risky internet behaviour than was previously believed, according to...

  8. Blogs
    July 8th, 2013 by John P Mello Jr CSO
    Spam blizzards sometimes seed malware, AppRiver study warns

    Digital desperadoes have begun hiding their larcenous activities behind blizzards of spam aimed at their victims’ inboxes, according to a report...

  9. News
    July 2nd, 2013 by Anuradha Shukla
    Games most common form of malware-infected app

    Games are the most common form of malware-infected app, according to the Mobile Security: McAfee Consumer Trends Report, June 2013. Cybercriminals...

  10. News
    July 1st, 2013 by John P Mello Jr CSO
    More than 50 percent of consumers say they’ve been victimised by bad apps

    More than half of consumers have been victimised by malware or a computer virus and more than a third have been targeted by phishing emails. Those...

  11. News
    June 26th, 2013 by Zach Miners
    Google adds malware, phishing numbers to its transparency report

    Google is revealing some new numbers around malware and phishing attempts in an effort to get more people thinking about online security and to make...

  12. News
    June 21st, 2013 by Ian Paul
    Adobe Creative Cloud cracked and pirated mere days after launch

    Mere days after the release of Adobe’s Creative Cloud suite, pirates have already marred the launch of the company’s exclusively subscription-based...

  13. Features
    June 5th, 2013 by Macworld Staff
    100 more things every Mac user should know: Security

    Continuing our guide to 100 more things every Mac user should know, here we cover 49 to 81, some tips and tricks all related to Security. Change...

  14. News
    May 24th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    Researchers find more versions of digitally signed Mac OS X spyware

    Security researchers have identified multiple samples of the recently discovered ‘KitM’ spyware for Mac OS X, including one dating back...

  15. News
    May 20th, 2013 by Lucian Constantin
    Developer-signed Mac spyware found on Angolan activist’s computer

    Previously unknown Mac OS X spyware, signed with a valid Apple Developer ID, has turned up on the laptop of an activist from Angola at a human rights...

  16. News
    May 3rd, 2013 by Lex Friedman
    iOS app contains potential malware

    An app available for download from Apple’s iOS App Store contains an embedded Trojan horse. And while the good news is that you’re almost definitely...

  17. News
    April 11th, 2013 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Sophos’ free Mac security software hits Facebook Antivirus Marketplace

    Facebook’s Antivirus Marketplace is now providing the free Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home Edition for users running operating systems from OS...

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