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By Kristen Lee Evaluate Feb 18, 2016

How technology could stop the spread of the Zika virus

While some believe that technology may not be that helpful in tracking the Zika virus, others argue that the technological means to slow or even stop the spread of the Zika virus already exists. ... Continue Reading


By Kristen Lee Evaluate Feb 24, 2016

Chief innovation officer on Zika virus tracking technologies

John Brownstein, chief innovation officer at Boston Children's, is no stranger to using technology to track diseases. He shares his insights on Zika virus tracking technologies. Continue Reading


By Kristen Lee News Feb 04, 2016

Technology may not be helpful with tracking Zika virus

The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially declared the Zika virus a global health emergency and now hospitals are on alert and prepping for any incoming cases, and the public is being ... Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford May 03, 2016

US court orders Gozi money-stealing virus co-creator to pay $6.9m

Nikita Kuzmin spared further jail time after co-operating with investigators for the past three years Continue Reading


By Michael Heller News Feb 24, 2015

Macro viruses reemerge in Word, Excel files

Macro viruses haven't been popular since the early 2000s, but recent malware discoveries indicate that macro-infected Word and Excel files are on the rise. Continue Reading


By Nick Lewis Problem Solve Feb 27, 2015

How can macro malware and macro virus threats be prevented?

Macro viruses are back in the form of macro malware, creating a potentially major issue for enterprises. Expert Nick Lewis explains how to ensure your organization doesn't fall victim. Continue Reading


By Jennifer Scott Oct 31, 2012

‘VM-aware’ viruses on the rise

Viruses targeting virtual machines (VM) are growing in numbers and will soon be the dominant force in the world of cyber crime, says Kaspersky Continue Reading


By Ryan Giles Evaluate Dec 16, 2013

Ransomware first person: Dealing with the Cryptolocker virus

Hear how one IT services professional resolved a Cryptolocker infection for a customer and why the virus is evidence customers need managed services. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Feb 04, 2013

Beebus virus targets aerospace and defence

Security researchers have discovered a new threat that targets companies in the aerospace and defence industries Continue Reading


Dec 31, 2014

Data analysts deploy Monte Carlo modelling gambit to fight West African Ebola virus epidemic

Mathematicians are using data analytics to predict how the Ebola epidemic will spread so aid can be deployed effectively Continue Reading