Posts Tagged ‘spyware’

Intel’s Latest China Venture Eases Spying Concerns

USA spyingIntel has teamed with Tsinghua University and Montage Technology Global Holdings Ltd for the founding of a special chip joint …


China’s Huawei Plans To Invest EUR100 Million In Romania Over Next Five Years

With security and spying concerns breathing down its neck in other parts of the world, Chinese telecom device maker Huawei plans to invest EUR100 million in Romania over the next five years. Huawei has been operating businesses in Romania for over ten years and it currently has about 800 employees in this country. Its facilities […]


China’s Kingsoft Invests CNY100 Million To Help Search Engines Fight Phishing

Chinese Internet security company Kingsoft Network has announced plans to invest CNY100 million to establish a search security laboratory. This lab will reportedly focus on the research of security issues related to Chinese search engines, including phishing websites, malicious links, hidden link implants, link stealing, and privacy leaks. It will analyze technologies used for malicious […]


China’s Qihoo 360 Taunts Hackers To Crack Security Software

Chinese Internet security company Qihoo 360 has launched a new security vulnerability response platform to invite related experts to challenge the security of its products. The company will provide cash incentives once vulnerabilities are found and confirmed. Qihoo 360 said this project will include two parts, its client software and website. Anyone who finds security […]


Chinese Internet Security Report Claims Viruses Decreased In 2011

Chinese Internet security company Kingsoft published its latest Chinese Internet security report, stating that the number of new viruses decreased in 2011 while the attacks targeting Internet shopping in China continued to surge. According to the statistics provided by Kingsoft, during 2011 its anti-virus software Kingsoft Duba detected about 12.3 million new viruses, which marked […]


China’s Rising Starts Security Web Browser Beta Tests

Chinese anti-virus software provider Rising has announced that its first Internet client product, Rising security browser, has started beta tests. A representative from Rising has confirmed the news and said the security browser features security, fast speed, and personalization. It reportedly has the most complete malware address base and the most advanced cloud security engine […]


Kingsoft Launches Privacy Protection Software In China

Chinese Internet security software provider Kingsoft has launched new privacy protection software, aiming to protect the private files of users. Kingsoft announced that its new privacy protection product will not only protect users’ documents and chatting records on various instant messaging platforms, but also allow users to customize their private files and cookies. According to […]


APAC: 4,000 Fake "Taobao" Websites Closed By July 2010

The Anti-Phishing Alliance of China has announced that by the end of July 2010, the alliance had received 19,817 reports related to phishing websites, and e-commerce websites were the most imitated ones. According to APAC, the number of phishing website reports in the first seven months of 2010 was more than double compared with the […]


New Free Anti-virus Software Launched In China

Fu Sheng, former general manager of the Chinese security software provider 360 and CEO of the emerging Internet company Keniu.com, has announced the launch of Keniu’s first free-of-charge anti-virus product.
According to the official website of Keniu.com, the newly-launched software integrates the world’s leading anti-virus engines and the self-developed cloud engine to realize complete elimination of […]


Indian Government Bans Import Of Chinese Telecom Equipment

India’s Department of Telecom announced on Tuesday this week that it formally bans Indian mobile operators from importing much of the telecom equipment manufactured by Chinese companies, including Huawei and ZTE.
Though the department has previously informed operators in India to stop buying Chinese-made telecom equipment via unofficial channels, this is the first time for the […]