McAfee Mobile Threat Report Unveils 550% Increase in Consumer Security Risks Connected to Fake and Malicious Apps in 2018

Company Announces Expanded Partnerships with Samsung and Türk Telekom as Customer Base Grows to Over 530 Million News Highlights: Fake app detections increased from around 10,000 in June to nearly 65,000 in December 2018 Samsung partnership expanded to include Galaxy S10 smartphones…

Cybercriminals Targeting Unwary Consumers with Billing-Fraud Apps on Google Play: McAfee

The adage ‘change is only constant’ has never rung truer today in the technological age, with new innovations introduced daily. This trend has also extended to the seedier underbelly of the economy, with cybercriminals constantly developing new ways to steal…

Singaporean kids spend nearly 14 hours a week playing video games

SINGAPOREAN KIDS SPEND NEARLY 14 HOURS A WEEK PLAYING VIDEO GAMES DESPITE PARENTS’ CONCERNS OVER VIOLENCE, SEXUAL IMAGES OR SHARING SENSITVE DETAILS   A new study from McAfee shows that while the majority (98%) of parents are concerned about the…

McAfee Report Finds Automation and Use of Gamification are Key to Winning the Game Against Cybercriminals

McAfee Report Finds Automation and Use of Gamification are Key to Winning the Game Against Cybercriminals New Survey Reveals State of Cybersecurity Skills Shortage and Recommends Organizational Tactics to Help Counter Cyberthreats  NEWS HIGHLIGHTS: Forty-six percent of cybersecurity responders believe…

McAfee Takes Human-Machine Teaming to Next Level, Transforming Security Operations

McAfee Takes Human-Machine Teaming to Next Level, Transforming Security Operations Comprehensive Security Solutions include a New Data Architecture, Behavior Analytics Offering and Enhanced Integrations Singapore, March 27, 2018 – McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, today announced an expanded product portfolio…

McAfee Labs Reports Record Surges in Health Care Attacks, Fileless Malware, Cryptocurrency Mining

McAfee Labs Reports Record Surges in Health Care Attacks, Fileless Malware, Cryptocurrency Mining McAfee Catalogs 478 New Cyber Threats Every Minute, 8 Every Second; Cybercriminals Embrace Novel Techniques and Schemes to Capture New Revenue Streams NEWS HIGHLIGHTS ·         Health care experiences…

McAfee Further Expands Collaboration With Samsung to Safeguard the Galaxy Note8 and All Galaxy S9 Smartphones Along With Smart TVs, PCs and Notebooks

McAfee Further Expands Collaboration With Samsung to Safeguard the Galaxy Note8 and All Galaxy S9 Smartphones Along With Smart TVs, PCs and Notebooks Security Solutions Enable Consumers to Connect with Confidence on the Go and at Home SINGAPORE, Feb. 26,…

McAfee Advanced Threat Research Warns of 2018 Winter Games Cyberattacks

As the 2018 Winter Games quickly approach, McAfee, the leading device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, forewarns global fans, consumers, athletes and organizations alike of impending Winter Games-themed phishing attacks. Through these attacks cybercriminals are most likely seeking passwords and financial information, using…

Lonely Hearts Club: How Not to Go Looking for Love Online

It is close to that time of the year, and love is in the air. With less than a week to go before red roses arrive and dates are planned, Valentine’s Day is also peak time for scamming lonely hearts…

McAfee Moves Beyond Traditional Antivirus to Protect Customers’ Identity, Connected Homes and Wi-Fi Connections

McAfee Moves Beyond Traditional Antivirus to Protect Customers’ Identity, Connected Homes and Wi-Fi Connections More Than 375 Million Customers Trust McAfee to Help Keep Them Safe NEWS HIGHLIGHTS: ·         McAfee now protects more than 375 million customers worldwide ·         New global partnerships…

New McAfee Study Reveals Disparity Between Consumer Cybersecurity Concerns and Behaviors

New McAfee Study Reveals Disparity Between Consumer Cybersecurity Concerns and Behaviors Sixty-one Percent of Consumers are More Concerned About Cybersecurity Today than Five Years Ago, But Few Take Proactive Steps for Protection ADDITIONAL NEWS HIGHLIGHTS: ·         Thirty-four percent of individuals rank…

McAfee Labs Report Sees Known Exploits and Fileless Malware Drive Record New Malware Surge

McAfee Labs Report Sees Known Exploits and Fileless Malware Drive Record New Malware Surge Cybercriminals Leverage Microsoft Office Exploits, Fileless PowerShell Threats, Locky “Lutikus” Ransomware, Banking Trojans to Create Four New Malware Samples per Second in Q3 2017 NEWS HIGHLIGHTS…

McAfee Labs Previews Five Cybersecurity Trends for 2018

McAfee Labs Previews Five Cybersecurity Trends for 2018 McAfee Forecasts Developments in Adversarial Machine Learning, Ransomware, Serverless Apps, Connected Home Privacy, and Privacy of Child-Generated Content NEWS HIGHLIGHTS •    McAfee Labs predicts an adversarial machine learning “arms race” between attackers and…

New McAfee Survey Reveals 20 Percent of Consumers in Singapore Would Knowingly Buy a Connected Device Vulnerable to Hacking

New McAfee Survey Reveals 20 Percent of Consumers in Singapore Would Knowingly Buy a Connected Device Vulnerable to Hacking Drones, Digital Assistants, and Connected Toys Top the List of Most Hackable Devices this Holiday Season NEWS HIGHLIGHTS ·         Survey reveals…

McAfee Reveals Needs for Extra Security Precautions This Gift-Giving Holiday Season

New McAfee Survey Reveals 20 Percent of Consumers Would Knowingly Buy a Connected Device Vulnerable to Hacking Drones, Digital Assistants, and Connected Toys Top the Listof Most Hackable Devices this Holiday Season NEWS HIGHLIGHTS Survey reveals 88 percent of consumers…