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Current Risk Scenario: AV-TEST Security Report Facts at a Glance

Current Risk Scenario: AV-TEST Security Report Facts at a Glance › ...

 

November 28, 2016 | Research

Five new malware programs per second, the return of traditional virus attacks on Windows systems, the Top 10 threats for macOS and Trojan attacks on Android: facts at a glance concerning these and...

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Analysis of 160 Million Websites: Are Google and Other Search Engines Platforms for Distributing Malware?

Analysis of 160 Million Websites: Are Google and Other Search Engines...

 

October 26, 2016 | Research

Search engines such as Google and others provide access to roughly more than 1 billion websites and globally handle 4 to 6 billion search queries – daily. But how many malware threats lurk among the...

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Data Protection or Virus Protection?

Data Protection or Virus Protection? ›

 

September 22, 2016 | Research

How many private users read long and drawn-out privacy policies when buying or installing software anyway? Especially when it comes to security software. After all, these programs promise not only...

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 Spam – More Dangerous than Ever Before

Spam – More Dangerous than Ever Before ›

 

April 09, 2013 | Research

A New AV-TEST Study: Dangerous Spam E-Mails. By using botnets, spammers are able to send millions of spam e-mails every day. The test institute AV-TEST from the German city of Magdeburg recently...

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