AUGUST 15, 2014
Your regular source of security updates from TrendLabsSM
In This Issue

Security Spotlight
The Two Sides of the Bitcoin

Security for Home Users
A Homeowner’s Guide to “Smart Living”

Security for Business
The Role of Backdoors in Targeted Attacks

Security Spotlight

The Two Sides of the Bitcoin

Trend Micro CTO, Raimund Genes, weighs in and analyzes Bitcoin use as the future of payment methods. Is money really becoming antiquated? Will we soon see a cashless society? What about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoins? More and more brands are now allowing Bitcoin purchasing, jumping onto the cryptocurrency bandwagon.


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Security for Home Users

A Homeowner’s Guide to “Smart Living”

More and more gadgets are becoming “smarter” at exponential speeds. Features keener to users’ needs are making lives more convenient.




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Security for Business

The Role of Backdoors in Targeted Attacks

Backdoors are applications that open up computers to remote access. Unprotected networked computers, including public, home, and office systems, can give attackers opportunities to issue silent commands to infected computers, allowing them to spy on online conversations, access infected sites, and steal passwords.


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