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Malware creation breaks all records! 160,000 new samples every day

2014/05/30

Help Net Security - (International) Panda Security reported that new malware creation occurred at record rates during the first quarter (Q1) of the year, with more than 15 million new samples observed during Q1. The researchers found that trojans made up 71.85 percent of new samples, and that some of the largest data thefts ever occurred during Q1, among other findings.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2776

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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