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Alcatel-Lucent reports rising cases of malware and breaches of cyber-security on broadband devices and smartphones

Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today released new data showing that security threats to fixed and mobile broadband networks are on the rise as global consumer usage continues to grow.

Alcatel-Lucent news release
07/23/2013

Researchers turn Android phone into Agent 007 tool

Kindsight proof-of-concept said to be ideal tool 'to launch an insider attack against a corporate network or government network'

CSO Security and Risk
06/28/2013

Researcher To Demo Spy-Phone At Black Hat

Using the ability to inject malicious code into applications on Android devices, a researcher will demonstrate at Black Hat how to create the infrastructure to spy on mobile users

Dark Reading
06/26/2013

BMMA Announces Winners of 2013 Best in Class Awards

Alcatel-Lucent awarded Vendor Award - Motive Customer Experience Solutions (CXS) Portfolio Launch

BMMA
06/14/2013

Kindsight Empowers Internet Service Providers to Defend Against Botnets

Today Kindsight announced the Kindsight Botnet Security service to help Internet service providers detect botnet activity in the network and protect subscribers against bot infections. The Kindsight solution is embedded within the service providers’ networks to analyze Internet traffic for communications between infected devices and the bot masters’ command-and-control (C&C) servers.

Kindsight News Release
02/26/2013

Kindsight to Present on Growing Botnet Issues at Security B-Sides San Francisco and RSA Conference

Today Kindsight announced that Kevin McNamee, security architect and director of , will present on the rising botnet concerns in mobile and broadband networks at both RSA Conference and Security B-Sides San Francisco during the week of February 25, 2013.

Kindsight News Release
02/19/2013

Home Networks, Including Mac Systems, Rife With Bots

A wide variety of North American consumers, from everyday Windows users to mobile workers and Mac users, have a hitchhiker on their computer systems when they go online, according to the latest malware report by security-service provider Kindsight.

eWeek
02/17/2013

Mobile network infections increase by 67%

Kindsight released a new report that reveals security threats to home and mobile networks, including a small decline in home network infections and an increase in mobile network infections.

Help Net Security
02/15/2013

Home Networks Show Traces of Malware: Kindsight

A little over one in ten households with broadband access have been hit by malware, according to the latest report from Kindsight

PC Mag
02/15/2013

Android Malware Attacks on the Rise

Kindsight, an Alcatel-Lucent subsidiary, is also reporting that mobile network infections are on the rise.

Slashdot
02/14/2013