Spyware news http://www.2-spyware.com/news Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:31:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Using expired anti-spyware can be as dangerous as having no anti-spyware! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4939.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4939.html#comments Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:54:11 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4939.html update.jpg

We have been saying for ages that you should always keep your anti-spyware up-to-date. No matter how insignificant it seems, it can easily save your time that you might need when trying to fix your infected computer. Of course, money is also a great factor because there are lots of viruses that can’t be eliminated […]]]>
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What is FBI Android virus and how to get rid of it? http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4925.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4925.html#comments Thu, 06 Nov 2014 08:52:31 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4925.html fbi-android-virus.png

If you have ever been infected with FBI virus, you will definitely know how serious this infections is. For those who have never heard about it we must say that FBI virus is a dangerous cyber threat that was released several years ago. It was labeled as ransomware because it seeks to trick people into […]]]>
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Critical Windows vulnerability is used to spread Sandworm malware http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4871.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4871.html#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:23:56 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4871.html windows-vulnerability.jpg

One day it’s Shellshock, the other day it’s Sandworm. What should you know about this malware that was announced with fanfare several days ago? ISIGHT, the company that discovered this virus, says that Sandworm relies on a Windows zero-day vulnerability that is known as CVE-2014-4114. Fortunately, Microsoft patched this vulnerability in October, 2014. It has also been […]]]>
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What should I know about Shellshock? http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4829.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4829.html#comments Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:56:18 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4829.html shellshock.jpg

Everyone is now talking about Shellshock. What is that and what can you do about it? Here’s what you should remember: Shellshock is a software bug, which affects the Bash – the common command-line shell that is actively used in Linux/UNIX OS and Apple Mac OS X for controlling different programs and their features. It […]]]>
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Hackers relaunch multi-name rogues to steal people’s money! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4780.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4780.html#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 06:52:09 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4780.html win-7-protection-2014-5.png

Just imagine: you start your computer one day and see a window showing how Win 7 Antivirus 2014 scans your PC system. After performing it, this program informs you about a long list of viruses, including trojans, adware and other threats. Naturally, it offers you to remove these threats from your computer in exchange for […]]]>
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Good news from Google Chrome! We will be warned about deceptive downloads! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4764.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4764.html#comments Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:02:16 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4764.html chrome.jpg

Annoyed by adwares, browser hijackers and similar potentially unwanted programs? It seems that soon we will be capable of getting more power against infiltration of these programs. Of course, under one condition – we will have to choose Google Chrome web browser for doing our browsing on the Internet. We say so because of the […]]]>
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Got an email from Bank of America? It might be infected with Cryptowall virus! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4709.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4709.html#comments Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:25:58 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4709.html scam.jpg

If you are interested in viruses, you must have heard about Cryptowall virus. This is a serious ransomware that has ability to encrypt specific files and then display a warning message asking people to pay a ransom for their decryption. At the moment of writing, this virus has ability to affect only those computers that […]]]>
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Tor warns its users about ‘relay early’ attack and says that they may have been unmasked http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4637.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4637.html#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:57:50 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4637.html tor.jpg

Tor has always been loved by those who seek to hide their location, protect information about their browsing habits and fight for their anonymity. However, if you have been using this program from February 2014 to July 4, you should be concerned because it has been announced that Tor software was probably deanonymizing its users during […]]]>
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Security experts warn about reappearance of Delta Homes virus! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4575.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4575.html#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:59:42 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4575.html virusas.jpg

Delta-homes.com, a search engine that was originally created for collecting revenue from advertising, has recently renewed its activity. According to the latest news, it has already hijacked thousands of devices in Russia, Turkey, Denmark, Poland and the U.S. Unfortunately, who exactly is responsible for this outbreak is still unknown. It is believed that it originates […]]]>
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Helpful tips on how to protect your smartphone/tablet http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4435.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4435.html#comments Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:55:48 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4435 Mobile-Smartphone-icon (1)

You have probably heard the term ‘Adware’. This term describes an advertising-supported software, which seeks to make a profit out of commercial advertisements. There is a small line between legitimate advertising, illegal advertising and annoying advertising. Nonetheless, the fact is that the majority of free programs and apps are supported by advertising. That is how […]]]>
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Different approach on internet security: ‘Project Zero’ by Google http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4402.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4402.html#comments Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:01:04 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4402 Google

It looks like Google is taking a new approach in order to make internet safer. Project Zero is an initiative that is heading in the right direction. To begin with, Google is recruiting elite security specialists and hackers in order to find various bugs, vulnerabilities, exploits and software flaws all over the web. According to one […]]]>
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Security industry members collaborate to stop Shylock virus http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4391.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4391.html#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:57:39 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4391 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4391.html/feed 0 How to stay protected after Microsoft ends support for Windows XP? http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post3238.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post3238.html#comments Sun, 06 Jul 2014 11:53:05 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=3238 windows-xp

Like it or not, April is just around the corner. It should be especially important for those who are still using Windows XP OS. If you are one of those people who keep relying on this operating system, beware that April 8, 2014 is the date when Microsoft will stop supporting it. That means that […]]]>
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Facebook: 4 security tips that you may not know http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4257.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4257.html#comments Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:14:13 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4257 security-4

There is no question that Facebook is the only social network that likes updates so much. If you are confused about its latest modifications, you should definitely dedicate some time on this tutorial. Here we will reveal our top 5 tips for Facebook security. First of all, set up your Login Notifications and get ability […]]]>
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How cloud computing benefits business on the move http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4254.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4254.html#comments Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:24:00 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4254 Cloud-Computing

The conventional office can be a fixed and rather limiting place. Workers must all meet in the same location and start at the same time. A modern office, however, is far more flexible and promotes business on the move. It allows remote staff to work the hours that suit them. All this is achievable thanks to new technologies, […]]]>
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GameOver Zeus is finally disrupted. Can we feel safe now? http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4163.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4163.html#comments Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:59:52 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4163 gameover-zeus

According to the latest FBI announcement, computer users have a moment to feel safer. Some weeks ago Federal Bureau of Investigation, together with UK National Crime Agency, Australian Federal Police and many other governmental organizations from other world‘s countries, managed to shut down the GameOver Zeus – a dangerous Trojan horse, which has infected millions […]]]>
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Australian Apple users report about a new type of ransomware! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4135.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4135.html#comments Thu, 29 May 2014 09:03:21 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4135 mac-virus

If you are 2spyware fan on Facebook, you must have seen our post about Mac ransomware. According to various reports, it seems that it has been spread only in Australia and New Zealand. However, no one can guarantee that it won’t start affecting users from USA or Europe. Let’s take a deeper look at this […]]]>
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eBay announces about a serious attack! You should change your password immediately! http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4107.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4107.html#comments Thu, 22 May 2014 12:16:21 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4107 ebay-llogo

Attention! If you have an account on eBay, we highly suggest you to reset your password because the company has just announced about a serious data breach. According to the announcement, the attack was initiated three months ago. Why did eBay take so long to warn people about this incident? That’s the question that may […]]]>
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5 Innovative Tactics used in Crime Detection http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4097.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post4097.html#comments Tue, 20 May 2014 12:50:35 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=4097 cyber-crimes

As long as criminals have been plotting to circumvent order and established protocols, there have been crime-fighters pushing the envelope to foil their efforts. As criminals hatch sophisticated schemes to bypass detection, law enforcement agencies and other dedicated groups devise original and inventive ways to thwart their advances. Technology and innovation play key roles in crime detection, responding to […]]]>
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DDoS 2014: The Emerging Trends http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post3436.html http://www.2-spyware.com/news/post3436.html#comments Tue, 13 May 2014 14:07:19 +0000 http://www.2-spyware.com/news/?p=3436 ddos-attack

After months of meticulous data analysis, security provider Incapsula has released a report of the most relevant DDoS trends plaguing the internet landscape today. This article will summarize the more notable findings and explain how the cyber security industry is responding to the current threats. EMERGING TRENDS IN NETWORK DDOS ATTACKS Network Layer (Layers 3 […]]]>
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