Stay safe online - 2018-05-23

U.K and U.S websites hit by Monero-mining malware

Government sites were hijacked by a hidden script of Monero miner. More
News Security   February 12, 2018  

Apple releases the battery health tool to disable intentional iPhone slowdowns

After a year of silence, Apple admits an intentional slow down of iPhones lithium-ion batteries. More
News   February 11, 2018  

Details of 12k social media influencers are leaked due to Octoly breach

Using an unsecured Amazon server resulted in the data breach at Octoly marketing firm. More
News Security   February 10, 2018  

Kitboga helps you not to fall for Zeus virus scam and other hoaxes

Thousands of people are fascinated how Kitboga wastes scammer’s time. More
News Spam and phishing   February 09, 2018  

Google and Microsoft failed to detect zero-day ShurL0ckr ransomware

New zero-day ransomware detected on both Google and Microsoft cloud servers. More
News Viruses and parasites   February 08, 2018  

Tech support scammers use new tricks to scare Google Chrome users

New tech support scam can freeze your Google Chrome. Technical support scam is a tricky type of cyber crimes.More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   February 07, 2018  

GandCrab RaaS is being sold on the Russian black market

Ads promoting GandCrab Ransomware-as-a-Service found on the Russian underground forums. More
News Viruses and parasites   February 06, 2018  

New cryptominer spreads via MacUpdate hack

MacUpdate trojan downloads a crypto miner from Adobe Creative Cloud servers. More
News Security   February 05, 2018  

The Best Free Malware Removal Tools of 2018

Choose the best free malware removal app to protect your PC and smartphone. More
News Security   February 04, 2018  

Tax season 2018. Be careful with scams

The tax season 2018 has begun. IRS warns about high risk of scams. More
News   February 03, 2018  

Smominru cryptocurrency botnet affected half a million machines

Smominru botnet affected over 500.000 devices using EternalBlue exploit. More
News Viruses and parasites   February 02, 2018  

Scammers steal payments from ransomware developers

A new reason not to pay the ransom for ransomware developers. More
News Viruses and parasites   February 01, 2018  

Jackpotting attacks make U.S ATMs spit out cash in seconds

Police has reported about the first jackpotting attacks in the U.S. More
News Security   January 31, 2018  

Abuse of Google DoubleClick leads to crypto-miners on YouTube ads

Hackers managed to compromise Google's DoubleClick platform to serve ads with crypto-mining malware on YouTube. More
News Security   January 30, 2018  

Maersk needed 10 days to recover from NotPetya attack fully

Maersk was forced to fully reinstall its IT systems after infamous NotPetya attack. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 29, 2018