Viruses and parasites

“To be continued”: a new form of Facebook virus starts spreading

It is no big news that this social network has been continuously attacked by hackers and every sort of scammers. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 13, 2016  
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Malware causes deaths! (1)

More than one year ago, a Romanian man, Marcel Datcu, killed his son and himself after discovering a FAKE warning on his computer’s desktop. More
News Security   November 12, 2015  
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What to do when Antispyware program fails to remove infection? (10)

Every security expert knows that protecting computer to prevent malware is much easier than eliminating one from it. More
News   November 12, 2015  

Outwitted by the virus researcher – Philadelphia ransomware is now decrypted

Quite recently, a new sensation appeared on the dark net – Philadelphia ransomware – a variation of Stampado file-encrypting virus. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 12, 2016  

Fantom ransomware hides behind a feigned Windows Update to encrypt victim’s files

A new variant of ransomware has been detected, and this one seems to be using advanced techniques to delude the computer user. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 05, 2016  

Mischa and Petya power-up: joint ransomware-as-a-service is now online

Now all hacker-wannabes may access a certain website to join Petya and Mischa ransomware developers to continue their misdeeds. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 28, 2016  

Over 160,000 South Koreans infected: BlackMoon virus strikes again

Some users might have fostered hopes that BlackMoon trojan has tied down after its rampage in 2014. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 25, 2016  

Attention for Facebook users: virus spreads via comment tagging

After Facebook has steadily evolved into the social network uniting millions of Internet independent and corporate users worldwide, it was a matter of time when it would be targeted by hackers. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 09, 2016  

The new heir of Locky virus – Zepto ransomware – makes its appearance

It seems that quite recently Locky virus contained the virtual community firmly within its grip. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 01, 2016  

Cerber ransomware continues evolving, new features added

When the IT specialists first encountered Cerber, they did not have the idea what challenge they will have to face. More
News Viruses and parasites   June 13, 2016  

Yontoo discontinues its infamous browser hijackers but returns with the new ones

Can you remember Groovorio, Splendor Search, Yontoo Pagerage and similar PUPs from Yontoo? More
News Viruses and parasites   May 20, 2016  

Russian hackers are suspected to be behind Locky virus

You must have heard about the latest ransomware called Locky virus. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 09, 2016  
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