Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2022-10-06

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   2016-09-12

New CallJam virus compromises Google Play app store

For some, it might be no surprise that Google Play app store has become the place for hackers to make their mischiefs. More
General News   2016-09-09

Malware on a rampage – Transmission gets hacked again

Transmission website which provides file-sharing services has been under hackers assault again. More
General News   2016-09-06

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   2016-09-05

Google Play store reviews and ratings might trick you into downloading malware!

Let’s say, you got bored of your old app gallery and wanted to spice up your Android experience with some new, exciting applications. More
General News   2016-09-02

No place to hide from ransomware viruses?

It is common knowledge that the Internet happens to be a place full of lurking cyber viruses which vary in their degree of complexity ad inflicted damage. More
General News   2016-09-01

Plumbytes vs Malwarebytes AntiMalware

Today, anti-malware software companies offer users a wide range of various anti-spyware and anti-malware products. More
Anti-spyware software News   2016-09-01

Dropbox finally discloses details about the security breach back in 2012

The year 2012 was especially lucky for the computer hackers. More
General News   2016-08-31

Tech support scammers use advanced techniques to deceive Google Chrome users

It seems that cybercriminals have decided to take cybercrime level to a whole new level in 2016. More
General News   2016-08-30

Locky/ Zepto developers switch to DLL for the ransomware installation

The developers of Locky/ Zepto ransomware have been perfecting their fraudulent creations for quite some time, pushing themselves to the limits just to achieve the desired outcome - easy cash. More
General News   2016-08-29

Whatsapp starts sharing user data, including phone numbers, with Facebook

After making a 4-year break, WhatsApp has updated its Terms and Privacy Policy for the first time. More
General News   2016-08-26

Epic Games forums hacked again: info of more than 800k accounts has been leaked

A gaming giant Epic Games, famous for developing games Unreal Tournament, Infinity Blade and Gears of War, suffered a massive data breach again. More
General News   2016-08-25

Plumbytes vs SpyHunter

Cybercrime nowadays is not a new concern. As the number of cyber attacks increases, PC users seek for computer protection tools. More
Anti-spyware software News   2016-08-24

Aid for foreign speakers – find in your own language

Have you been searching for an explicit guide to remove ransomware or browser hijacker but English is not your native language? More
General News   2016-08-23

Cerber ransomware developers beat Check Point’s free decryption tool

Most of you may have heard about Cerber ransomware virus that has encrypted thousands of computers around the world. More
General News   2016-08-22