Netwire is a multiplatform remote administration tool (RAT) widely used by cybercriminals since 2012. Netwire provides attackers with various functions to remotely control infected machines. Lately, McAfee Labs has seen a spike in the number of attacks employing Netwire. In a recent case, Netwire was used in a targeted attack involving banking and healthcare sectors. […]

Successful social engineering attacks through IoT systems could lead to a perception of being surrounded by hostile devices, and greatly retard development; making the consequences of social engineering attacks in the IoT very significant. Social engineering attacks will certainly evolve into the Internet of Things (IoT), if they have not already. These attacks have the […]

Mobile World Congress (MWC) is officially underway in beautiful Barcelona! One thing we can already tell from day one of MWC? This year, it’s all about the apps. And with that, we are excited to announce three of the latest mobile apps from Intel Security, as seen on display at MWC this week. Read on […]

Reena (name changed for privacy reasons) is a dear friend and an amazing person. It’s always a pleasure when she drops in for a visit, for she has a veritable treasure trove of anecdotes and unbelievable facts to share. Time flies when she talks. God only knows where she collects them from, and most importantly, […]

We meet again, Barcelona! Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 is here at last, providing the mobile industry with the opportunity to showcase the latest on-the-go gadgets and discuss critical industry topics. The excitement of innovation is in the air, and we can’t wait to see what’s coming next in the mobile space. While we all […]