Viruses and parasites

The updated Cerber virus opens a door for data recovery, primarily targets Office documents

Cerber ransomware has been rapidly evolving and attacking computer users in numerous different ways over the last year. More
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   December 23, 2016  

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
Spyware News   November 12, 2015  

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
Security Spyware News   November 12, 2015  

The most dangerous viruses of 2016

2016 is coming to an end, and the 2-Spyware team is ready to overview the most dangerous viruses that emerged this year. More
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   December 20, 2016  

New ransomware trick: infect your friends to recover encrypted files

Cyber criminals seem to be running out of ideas how to convince victims to pay ransoms. More
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   December 12, 2016  

Locky cyber terror is expected to increase on Black Friday

Recently, the word “Locky” might have been uttered more times than “hello” to a stranger. More
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   November 24, 2016  

The aftermath of a cyber attack – hundreds of medical operations canceled

When the first samples of computer malware appeared, few anticipated that they would have an enormous impact not only in the on the virtual world but on reality as well. More
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   November 03, 2016  

Behind the cover: more than 400 000 infected Android apps have been found

If you own an Android device, prepare for the bad news. The users of this operating system should exercise their caution again as new DressCode malware has been detected in more than 400 000 applications. More
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   October 11, 2016  

“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
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   September 13, 2016  

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
Spyware 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
Spyware 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
Spyware News Viruses and parasites   July 28, 2016  
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