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Necurs rides 12 million email campaign move up Most Wanted Malware list

The use of the Necurs botnet to spread Scarab ransomware over the US Thanksgiving holiday helped propel Necurs up several places on Check Point's Ten Most Wanted Malware list for November.

ParseDroid vulnerabilities could affect all Android developers

Checkpoint researchers discovered several vulnerabilities in Android application developer tools that put any organisation that does Java/Android development at risk of an outsider gaining access to their system.

SideStepper vulnerability in iOS 9 endangers companies that use MDM to distribute apps

Researchers are warning companies that the use of MDM technology opens up a loophole in protections added to Apple's iOS 9 to help prevent employees from downloading malicious software posing as legit enterprise apps.