Pirated Software stories
Kaspersky exposes sophisticated proxy Trojan targeting macOS systems
Kaspersky uncovers a complex proxy Trojan targeting macOS systems; it is distributed through pirated software versions.
Kaspersky highlights worrying security trend with SMBs
24% of companies with 50-999 employees are considering using pirated software to cut IT costs, warns Kaspersky report.
Sophos uncovers unusual malware targeting users of pirated software
Sophos research finds an unusual cyberattack campaign using malware designed to block access to websites hosting pirated software.
Pirated software costs reseller $300,000 in landmark Microsoft settlement
Software Oz is one of three Aussie resellers busted by Microsoft for selling pirated software, with the online store agreeing to a landmark settlement.
1 in 5 Australians using pirated software: What ESET thinks
ESET warns against pirated software as 20% of Aussies risk malware infection and hefty fines, says BSA report.
Chinese govt. accused of pirating software
Cybersitter has accused the Chinese of government of using pirated software in its controversial Internet censorship program known as ‘The Great Firewall of China’.