Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2018-06-22

Spam, fake greeting cards and VML exploit

There is one subject that most security experts are on now. It is VML exploit used to install loads of spyware, adware and viral parasites to vulnerable computers. More

More news on VML exploit

It seems that an exploit to unpatched Internet Explorer vulnerability is hosted on a "large number of sites" already. More

Update on VML zero-day exploit

Microsoft, makers of the Internet Explorer web browser vulnerable to latest zero-day exploit, acknowledged the threat and published a security advisory explaining the risks and providing temporary workarounds until the patch targeting the VML vulnerability is not released. More

Zero-day exploit is being used to attack fully patched systems

A newly detected exploit is already being used to attack fully patched Windows systems. More

Fake codecs that drop widely spread malware

In April, 2006, we wrote about fake codecs for Windows Media Player. More

Automatic Gromozon (LinkOptimizer) removal tool

Automatic Gromozon removal tool is now available. It's a small, but yet highly effective application capable of completely removing the infamous infection. More
Anti-spyware software News   2006-09-02

VirusBurst. Yet another Spyware Quake’s twin

There is a new trojan on the loose - VirusBurst. It began spreading just yesterday, but we already receive reports from people whose systems have been compromised. More

Animated spam

Researchers at Kaspersky Lab, one of the leading antivirus makers, have recently discovered a new form of spam. More
News Spam and phishing   2006-08-31

Free AOL software. Is it really bad? (1)

AOL, probably the most famous Internet services company, now has 17.7 million U.S. More
General News   2006-08-29

Gromozon. One of the most dangerous parasites is here

Can you imagine a dangerous parasite that serves unsolicited advertisements, drops plenty of different malware, changes essential system settings, runs harmful services, hides itself surely and even installs sophisticated, hard to get rid of rootkits? More
News Viruses and parasites   2006-08-24

HijackThis Log Analyzer Beta 2

HijackThis Log Analyzer Beta 2 is here, up and running! It's a big step forward from the first launch of this service in March, 2006. More
General News   2006-08-19

VirusRescue. A powerful mix? (1)

"VirusRescue is a powerful mix of Anti-Malware, Anti-Virus, Anti-Trojan, Anti-Backdoor, Anti-Worm and Anti-PornoDial in one program. More

Ultimate Safe Mode

Popular spyware removers like are capable of eliminating the larger part of all known spyware and malware parasites. More
General News   2006-08-16

Spyware Doctor 4.0

A new version of one of the most powerful and popular anti-spyware programs has been released. More
Anti-spyware software News   2006-08-14

Hacking AIM (2)

"Have you ever wanted to get on your girlfriends, boyfriends, or just a friends AOL Instant Messenger screen name ... More
News Viruses and parasites   2006-08-10