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February 2006

AOL seeks $18 million in damages.

28 Feb 2006

Beware warning that your PayPal account is "temporally limited".

27 Feb 2006

Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac OS X now also supports the new Intel Duo processor powered iMac and MacBook Pro products.

27 Feb 2006

Gang alleged to have stolen $2 million from unsuspecting American email users.

23 Feb 2006

Sophos customers automatically updated to fix problem.

22 Feb 2006

Teenagers fined for posting viruses and source code on internet.

21 Feb 2006

OSX/Inqtana-B worm attempts to spread via Bluetooth.

21 Feb 2006

More than 20% of people receive five or more phishing emails every day.

21 Feb 2006

Inqtana-A worm arrives within days of first real Mac OS X virus.

18 Feb 2006

The Internet Industry Association has announced that Sophos Asia Pacific's Managing Director will continue as a director on the Association's board.

17 Feb 2006

But over half of those polled believe the problem would not be as great as the one facing Windows.

17 Feb 2006

Find out about the first Mac OS X virus and see how Macs have been targeted by malware over the years. Discover how to protect your Mac against threats.

16 Feb 2006

A new version of the Bagle worm spreads in the form of a St Valentine's poem.

16 Feb 2006

New patches from Microsoft protect against potential hacker attack.

15 Feb 2006

Gang said to have stolen $4.6 million from online bank accounts.

15 Feb 2006

Bogus email warning spreading across the internet.

14 Feb 2006

W32/Bagle-CM poses as an email offering free tickets for the Turin games.

14 Feb 2006

Sophos security experts to speak on current and future security threats and how to combat them.

13 Feb 2006

Sophos's award-winning email security now available as plug-and-play managed appliance.

13 Feb 2006

Patient care jeopardized by hospital botnet infection.

13 Feb 2006

Worm travels via email disguised as pricing information.

10 Feb 2006

Scammer claims to have secretly extracted money from Fidelity's funds.

10 Feb 2006

Don't buy goods sold via spam, says Sophos.

09 Feb 2006

Spyware experts meet in Washington DC.

08 Feb 2006

Attack affected three million Spanish internet users.

07 Feb 2006

Stock exchange was suspended for one hour.

03 Feb 2006

Sophos earns honors in anti-virus category, ranked a top vendor for service and support.

03 Feb 2006

Focusing too much on Nyxem's threat on Friday 3 February may leave people unaware of other malware risks.

02 Feb 2006

Independent tests confirm quality of Sophos's anti-malware solution.

01 Feb 2006

The Stinx-U Trojan horse has been distributed disguised as an email from F-Secure.

01 Feb 2006

Kirk Rogers helped promote adult pornographic websites via spam.

01 Feb 2006