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March 2006

Trojan horse infiltrates chart for second month running.

31 Mar 2006

Spam campaign includes text from classic Russian novel.

30 Mar 2006

Sophos has named Annie Gay as Vice President of Continental Europe, Middle East and Africa.

29 Mar 2006

Experts at SophosLabs are warning computer users of an increase in highly offensive emails designed to lure new web traffic to offensive websites.

28 Mar 2006

Sophos has applauded an Israeli court's decision to fine Ruth and Michael Haephrati for developing and selling a spyware Trojan horse.

27 Mar 2006

Hackers are using compromised sites to launch attacks against a vulnerability in Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser.

27 Mar 2006

Russian website sells spyware kits for $15.

24 Mar 2006

Sophos has released its new version of Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux, now including on-access scanning for Linux platforms.

22 Mar 2006

Emails claim that credit cards will be debited for over £300.

20 Mar 2006

Businesses should focus on the real risks, rather than be diverted by hype.

16 Mar 2006

Emails claim to contain photographic evidence.

15 Mar 2006

Sophos experts crack password used in criminal attack.

15 Mar 2006

Users of Microsoft Office for both Windows and Macintosh should ensure they are protected.

15 Mar 2006

Sophos Small Business Suite receives an overall rating of 8 out of 10 in a recent product review.

15 Mar 2006

An Israeli couple are to be jailed for developing and selling a spyware Trojan horse.

14 Mar 2006

Phishing email scam poses as a survey from Chase Manhattan bank

14 Mar 2006

BBC Radio 4 investigates the people who defend companies against virus attack.

13 Mar 2006

Don't forward bogus chain letter to your family and friends.

09 Mar 2006

Alleged to have tried to steal personal information from 30,000 people.

09 Mar 2006

AOL received over 600,000 complaints of spam messages promoting adult pornographic websites.

08 Mar 2006

Leaked data included names of sex crime victims.

06 Mar 2006

Ruth Brier-Haephrati, and her 44-year-old husband Michael Haephrati, have been indicted in an Israeli court.

06 Mar 2006

Worm spreads via email and peer-to-peer file-sharing systems.

03 Mar 2006

Flaws could be exploited by malicious hackers.

02 Mar 2006

Partnership designed to extend outreach to SME market.

01 Mar 2006

Trojan horse bursts into chart on back of spammed attack.

01 Mar 2006

Redbrow Trojan horse is further evidence of malware written for profit.

01 Mar 2006