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Go update iOS right now to fix that very bad FaceTime bug

Apple just released the patch for its terrible Group FaceTime eavesdropping bug. You should go install it as soon as it hits your iPhone or iPad. “What concerns me is the fact that there’s evidence that this was reported to Apple beforehand,” says Thomas Reed, director of Mac and mobile at security firm Malwarebytes.

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Ebooks with Fake Links Pulled from Kindle Store

Graphic novel fans, particularly those Kindle readers who adore the popular John Wick series, may have unknowingly downloaded fake ebooks promising them the opportunity to stream the third film installment prior to its release in May, according to Malwarebytes.

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Cybercriminals have your business in their crosshairs and your employees are in cahoots with them.

Thus begins the ransomware email that could spell utter doom for your business. Think it can’t happen to you? You may want to think again. According to Malwarebytes, ransomware attacks caused nearly a quarter of small and medium-sized businesses hit by them in 2017 to completely halt operations.

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Malwarebytes Annual “State of Malware” Report Reveals Malware Detections Targeting Businesses Increased Nearly 80 percent

Malwarebytes™ today announced its third annual State of Malware Report, which analyzes top malware threats from January through November 2018 and compares them with the same period in 2017. The report identifies a sharp increase in business-based malware detections, including a more than 100 percent increase in Trojan, riskware tool, backdoor and spyware activity. Overall, the research shows that cyber criminals are finding businesses as the best target with the highest returns.

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Malwarebytes Wins Multiple PC Mag Awards for Security Software

Malwarebytes today announced several recent accolades from PC Mag’s Readers and Business Choice Awards including the top spot for Security Software and second place for Antivirus (Home Use) 2019.

Malwarebytes Selected as SC Media 2019 Excellence Award Finalist

Malwarebytes today announced that it has been recognized as an Excellence Award finalist in the “Best SME Security Solution category” for the 2019SC Awards. Finalists are recognized for outstanding leadership and providing superior security products to the cybersecurity industry. Winners will be announced at the SC Awards ceremony on March 5, 2019 in San Francisco.

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