G DATA joins global initiative on protection against cyber crime

08-11-2018, Bochum German IT security provider G DATA is underscoring its commitment to the fight against cyber crime. The Cybersecurity Tech Accord is a coalition of over 60 major international IT and Internet companies from all over the world. The goal of the association is the protection of customers from malicious...

G DATA joins global initiative on protection against cyber crime


G DATA experts see illegal cryptomining as a new trend

07-09-2018, Bochum G DATA analysts identified a total of some 2.4 million new malware strains in the first half of the year. The threat situation is currently chang-ing dramatically - nine of the ten most frequently identified malware strains of the past year were no longer to be seen in the first half of 2018. One of...

G DATA experts see illegal cryptomining as a new trend

G DATA at AV-TEST: 100 percent malware detection for the fifth time in a row

22-08-2018, Bochum Outstanding result for the German IT security experts: G DATA Internet Security for Android has detected every malware in the last five AV-TEST test series since November 2017. Consequently, in July 2018, the German IT security provider’s security solution achieved a 100 percent record in fending...

G DATA at AV-TEST: 100 percent malware detection for the fifth time in a row

AV-Comparatives: Perfect test result for G DATA Internet Security Android

09-08-2018, Bochum Independent test institute AV-Comparatives has scrutinised twelve mo-bile security solutions for Android. The result: G DATA Internet Security for Android recognised every malware strain without exception. The se-curity app’s numerous features - especially the parental controls - also impressed the...

AV-Comparatives: Perfect test result for G DATA Internet Security Android

A new malware every 7 seconds

25-07-2018, Bochum Data breaches, fake apps, worms, and a host of new malware – Android users were increasingly in the cross-hairs of cyber criminals in the first half of 2018. G DATA researchers counted over 2 million new malware apps in the first half of 2018, 1.2 million of these in the second quarter alone. This...

A new malware every 7 seconds

AV-TEST: Top spot for G DATA in May

27-06-2018, Bochum G DATA Mobile Internet Security achieved a top result in the lat-est comparison test by independent research institute AV-TEST for the fourth time in a row. G DATA Mobile Internet Security de-tected 100 percent of the malware programs used. This time, a to-tal of 22 security apps for Android were...

AV-TEST: Top spot for G DATA in May

Critical vulnerability: first Android worm discovered

22-06-2018, Bochum Thousands of smartphones worldwide have been affected by an Android worm. The blame for this lies with a vulnerability in a forgotten debugging interface. The vulnerability has still not been fixed. G DATA explains the risk and shows users how they can check if their mobile device has also been...

Critical vulnerability: first Android worm discovered