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Biometric Update regularly releases posts about the topic "malware." The following set of links is available to assist you with finding biometrics news regarding "malware" and other relevant terms. More tags may be perused by accessing our entire Biometrics Topics list.

 

Mobile banking malware growing rapidly, ThreatFabric warns

Online payment fraud prevention provider ThreatFabric has shared research on the return of the Anatsa trojan virus, which is expanding…

 

White hat hacker reveals vulnerability in Germany’s digital ID

Germany’s digital ID may come under threat from malicious attackers, according to an analysis from a digital security expert. A…

 

Cybercriminals use malware to obtain face biometrics, break into banking apps

Chinese cybercrime group GoldFactory is creating malware to attack Android and iOS that steals face biometrics and uses them to…

 

Malware variant won’t compromise mobile biometrics, but it will neuter the code

Biometrics security on mobile devices is great unless it’s not turned on. Or if it gets turned off. Researchers with…

 

Microsoft discovers North Korean malware in legitimate CyberLink downloader

A supply chain attack originating in North Korea and Trojanized in an application installer from Taiwanese facial recognition provider CyberLink…

 

“Bumbling” NYPD contractor nearly infects fingerprint database with ransomware

The New York Police Department is blaming a “bumbling” contractor for a ransomware infection of roughly two dozen devices connected…

 

The war between cybersecurity and cybercrime will be fought by artificial intelligence

This is a guest post by Aman Khanna, VP of Products at ThumbSignIn When thinking about a war fought by…

 

Malware targeting biometric security and strong authentication observed in Brazil bank attacks

Malware known as “CamuBot” is targeting Brazilian bank customers, and may compromise biometric authentication, according to researchers with IBM’s X-Force….

 

IBM researchers develop biometric malware to prepare for AI vs. AI future

A team of researchers from IBM’s cybersecurity division have created an artificially-intelligent, biometric malware called DeepLocker that can work with…

 

BioCatch granted U.S. patent for user identity detection

BioCatch recently announced that the U.S. Patent Office granted the company a new patent which detects user identities on electronic…

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