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February 2007

"If you don't stop using Winny, I'll expose you to the police..." says Pirlames Trojan horse.

28 Feb 2007

64% say it is not acceptable to hack a PC, even if you think its owner might be involved in child abuse.

28 Feb 2007

White Stuff deploys security solution across UK to fight viruses and spam.

28 Feb 2007

Verizon Wireless wins injunction against text message spammers.

27 Feb 2007

Technical papers aimed at system administrators and security specialists on a variety of topical issues.

26 Feb 2007

Trojan horse infection resulted in prison sentence for ex-judge.

26 Feb 2007

Mozilla Firefox 2.0.0.2 released to plug security vulnerabilities.

26 Feb 2007

Washington State man disguised malicious spyware as movie link.

22 Feb 2007

Hackers disguise their Trojan-infected emails.

20 Feb 2007

Paul Smolinski to head Sophos global fiscal operations.

20 Feb 2007

With senders of indecent emails now risking naming and shaming, Sophos underlines the importance of the thinking twice before pressing the send button.

19 Feb 2007

Bogus spammed story attempts to install malware on users' computers.

19 Feb 2007

Gang colluded with Russian hackers, police claim.

16 Feb 2007

Rob Forsyth, Managing Director of Sophos Asia, has been named Deputy Chairman of the Internet Industry Association.

16 Feb 2007

Microsoft has issued a dozen security updates to address security holes in a variety of its products. The critical patches resolve issues in Word, Office, Internet Explorer and Microsoft's Malware Protection Engine.

14 Feb 2007

Would you run a virus writer's anti-virus?

14 Feb 2007

Valentine greeting worm spreading fast across the net.

14 Feb 2007

Spammers continue to ramp up for Valentine's Day.

13 Feb 2007

Fujacks worm stole usernames and passwords.

12 Feb 2007

WS1000 Wins the appliance-based anti-malware Network Testing Labs World Class Award.

12 Feb 2007

5% of computer users admit to purchasing goods sold via spam.

12 Feb 2007

"Sophos claims inroads against Symantec and McAfee" says eWeek report.

08 Feb 2007

64% of businesses still unprotected despite growing threat.

08 Feb 2007

Traffic spike as zombie computers bombard DNS root servers.

07 Feb 2007

ES4000 defends world famous museum from malware and spam.

07 Feb 2007

Resellers earn points for overall commitment with flexible program.

06 Feb 2007

Annie Gay named vice president of Europe, Middle East and Africa.

06 Feb 2007

Sophos, PayPal and Sun to talk security via boothcast series.

05 Feb 2007

Mark Harris discusses viruses, spyware and spam.

05 Feb 2007

Hackers exploited Microsoft security vulnerabilities to infect football fans.

05 Feb 2007

Software solution secures and controls employees, guests and partners.

05 Feb 2007

Independent comparative test reveals quality of Sophos solution, as McAfee and Microsoft fail to make the grade.

01 Feb 2007

Sophos Joins the Industry’s Elite Club of “Hot Companies” that Lead the World of Security

01 Feb 2007

Hackers turned infected PCs into comandeered zombies.

01 Feb 2007

ES1000 provides organizations with maximum protection against email-borne threats.

01 Feb 2007

SAP company portals given comprehensive and proactive protection from malicious attacks.

01 Feb 2007