Rather than wait for the user to do it himself, middle men in the Chinese mobile phone industry are pre-stalling malware according to G Data.
Harmless files found flagged up as malware in various anti-virus products due to lack of verification.
Recent cyber-attacks have left US officials mulling economic sanctions as retaliation against Russia and China.
The creator of PGP, Phil Zimmerman, said he doesn't use PGP because it isn't compatible with his MacBook, sparking a debate about what this means for broader encryption efforts.
The Carphone Warehouse cyber-attack shows the potential cost of a cyber-attack but cyber-insurance can help mitigate it, says Simon Gilbert.
Predictive analytics can scrutinise employees' network activities to forestall fraud and other insider threats, says Paul Dyson.
Last August, a trove of private images leaked online following a series of targeted brute force attacks against celebrity accounts in iCloud, says Silvio Kutic.