Viruses and parasites

Stay safe online - 2018-01-16

RubyMiner malware exploits Windows and Linux for cryptocurrency mining

Outdated Windows and Linux servers are targeted by RubyMiner malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 16, 2018  

Fake Meltdown and Spectre patches deliver Smoke Loader malware

Hackers distribute fake Spectre and Meltdown patches to infect computers with Smoke Loader malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 15, 2018  

Kotlin-based Android malware discovered in Google Play Store

First Android malware created in open-source programming language Kotlin detected in Google Play Store. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 12, 2018  

New year brings new versions of CryptoMix ransomware

Developers of CryptoMix came back with Tastylock and Server ransomware versions. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 05, 2018  

New Android malware steals Uber credentials

Uber users are in danger again. Only a month ago, Uber users and drivers learned that their privacy might be put at risk due to the massive data breach.More
News Viruses and parasites   January 04, 2018  

VenusLocker authors switch to mining Monero cryptocurrency

VenusLocker authors change their tactics: instead of ransomware attacks, the crooks drop Monero miner. More
News Viruses and parasites   December 27, 2017  

Digmine Monero miner started spreading via Facebook Messenger

Crypto-mining malware spreads as a fake video link via Facebook Messenger. More
News Viruses and parasites   December 22, 2017  

Monero Miner attacked Russian oil pipeline operator Transneft

Russian oil pipeline operator suffered from Monero Miner attack. More
News Viruses and parasites   December 18, 2017  

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  

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  

Fake Symantec blog spread Proton Mac malware

Crooks spoofed Symantec’s website and offered to download bogus security program. More
News Viruses and parasites   November 28, 2017  

Necrus botnet started distributing Scarab ransomware

Scarab is updated again and spreads via Necrus botnet. Security experts warn that it’s time to update your backups and be careful with received emails.More
News Viruses and parasites   November 24, 2017