Stay safe online - 2017-12-16

MacOS malware returns with new malicious capabilities

OSX.Pirrit adware: gains full control of the infected Mac computer. More
News Viruses and parasites   December 16, 2017  

Triton: Malware That Aims to Attack Industrial Safety Systems

Triton Trojan modifies safety instrumented systems to threaten human lives. More
News Viruses and parasites   December 15, 2017  

The biggest ransomware attacks of 2017

Ransomware viruses threatened home computer users and corporations in 2017. More
News Viruses and parasites   December 14, 2017  

File Spider ransomware demands to pay the ransom within 96 hours

New File Spider ransomware has emerged on the cyberspace . More
News Viruses and parasites   December 13, 2017  

MoneyTakers stole $10 million from banks during the last 18 months

Hackers stole millions of dollars from 20 organizations in the United States and Russia. More
News Security   December 12, 2017  

LockCrypt ransomware infects 48 Servers of Mecklenburg County

Servers of North Carolina county are compromised . LockCrypt ransomware has stopped the activity of North Carolina County including tax and child support payments, jail and other services.More
News Security   December 11, 2017  

Prevent Bytefence and other hidden programs with Unchecky

Even legitimate programs spread in software bundles. Bundling is a highly discussed software marketing method.More
News Security   December 09, 2017  

More than 5,500 WordPress sites are infected with a Keylogger

Hackers aim to steal credentials from WordPress users. Experts have found a malicious script which can track keystrokes and additionally infiltrate a cryptocurrency miner to WordPress sites.More
News Security   December 08, 2017  

The Most Secure Browser of 2018

Most secure browser has never been so important . Internet security and privacy are the hottest topics of 2018.More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   December 07, 2017  

SambaCry helps to install StorageCrypt ransomware on NAS devices

Network-attached storage devices are being attacked by StorageCrypt ransomware. More
News Security   December 06, 2017  

FBI finally shuts down Andromeda botnet

Law enforcement stops Gamarue distribution via Andromeda botnet with the help of Microsoft team. More
News Security   December 05, 2017  

New release from BTCWare developers: Shadow ransomware virus

BTCWare ransomware was updated. The well-known ransomware family that actively threatens computer users since April 2017 has been updated again.More
News Viruses and parasites   December 04, 2017  

4 Tips to protect Android from malware

Android devices can also get infected with malware. While it seems that hackers develop malicious programs which target only computers, we have to disappoint you — Android virus is a real threat to your device.More
News Security   December 03, 2017  

Cobalt malware took advantage of 17-year-old MS Office vulnerability

Cobalt targets banks using Microsoft Equation Editor’s vulnerability. More
News Spam and phishing   December 02, 2017  

Necurs botnet delivers GlobeImposter via malicious emails

Necurs is alive again and pushes GlobeImposter through fake invoices. More
News Spam and phishing   December 01, 2017