Press Releases

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January 2007

Firm did not stamp emails as sexually explicit.

31 Jan 2007

Sophos announces top ten threats and hoaxes reported in January 2007.

31 Jan 2007

Duo suspected of stealing information from 12,000 internet users.

30 Jan 2007

Solitaire's author blames his own game for wasting time as firms gain the ability to control and block Windows computer games, including Solitaire, Minesweeper and FreeCell.

30 Jan 2007

Company growth and future expansion plans mean it's time for Sophos to move offices.

29 Jan 2007

Viral code could drive unprotected users to danger.

28 Jan 2007

Mytob family of worms rule the roost.

26 Jan 2007

Graham Cluley interviewed about the Sophos Security Threat Report 2007.

25 Jan 2007

Sophos identifies hundreds of new disguises used by malware.

24 Jan 2007

Former treasurer of Alcona County, Michigan, arrested.

24 Jan 2007

Illinois Attorney General files suit against alleged SMS spammers.

24 Jan 2007

West Coast Labs awards Sophos's ES4000 email security appliance prestigious certification.

23 Jan 2007

Growth in web security threats and Trojan downloaders revealed in 2007 security threat report.

22 Jan 2007

Hackers launch second spam attack against worldwide email systems.

19 Jan 2007

Malware spammed out en-masse, accounting for 1 in 200 emails in last 12 hours.

19 Jan 2007

A phishing campaign tries to steal usernames and passwords by claiming that eBay has decided to close its business on 27 February.

19 Jan 2007

President of Japanese dating website accused of using computers in China to send spam.

18 Jan 2007

Windows users urged not to panic over "five-star cyber worm".

18 Jan 2007

MySpace phishing scam exposes details of 60,000 users.

17 Jan 2007

Jeffrey Goodin could receive a maximum sentence of 101 years in a federal prison.

17 Jan 2007

Criminals running email lottery scams are exploiting 070 personal phone numbers in the UK.

17 Jan 2007

Assassination email may put vulnerable internet users at risk.

11 Jan 2007

Addition of Network Access Control to Sophos Endpoint Security offers administrators a secure computing environment across a broader base of users

11 Jan 2007

Companies and home users urged to apply fixes as Microsoft reveals January 2007 security bulletins.

10 Jan 2007

Combined technologies enhance security, control and productivity.

09 Jan 2007

New appliance provides industry's best protection against web-borne threats

09 Jan 2007

New Year's greeting worm topples Stratio as most prevalent malware.

03 Jan 2007

Online traders reminded to take care over their usernames and passwords.

02 Jan 2007

Dref-V email worm spreads malicious new year greeting.

02 Jan 2007