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Stay safe online - 2023-01-31

Could Lazarus hackers be behind WannaCry attack?

After the storm of WannaCry or Wana Crypt0r has slightly subsided, cyber security specialists have more time to investigate the origins and the identity of the culprit. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-05-16

How to survive WannaCry attack?

The cyber-attack launched on Friday, 12 May 2017 unquestionably made WannaCry ransomware hit the headlines of all the main news sites. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-05-15

SLocker ransomware comes back: Android users are at risk

The online community started talking about SLocker ransomware in the middle of 2016. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-05-11

Opera presents quick access to FB Messenger, WhatsApp and Telegram

The new image of Opera 45 browser intrigues not only its long-time users but may attract new ones. More
General News   2017-05-10

Legitimate software download server was hacked to push Proton Trojan

Developers of an open-source video ripping and conversion software Handbrake issued a report earlier this month, informing users about a security infringement which has affected one of the software download servers. More
News Security   2017-05-09

New computer worm spreads as invitation to Google Docs

After Skype spam campaign has dashed away, felons do not miss a chance to exploit every small detail for their advantage. More
News Spam and phishing   2017-05-08

TorrentLocker is back with campaigns targeting Denmark

TorrentLocker ransomware virus, which is also known as fake Crypt0l0cker, has been disappearing and emerging again since 2015. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-05-05

Firefox users should be aware of HoeflerText scam too

Not so long ago misleading "HoeflerText font was not found” ads has been spotted spreading Spora ransomware virus. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-05-04

New Windows 10 S version promises improved browser security

Windows 10 S presentation conference held by Microsoft representatives on May 2nd has revealed some new security adjustments that await users who can’t wait to get their hands on this new and improved Windows version. More

Hackers leaked the 5th season of “Orange is the new black”

If you have been anxiously waiting for the 5th season of the TV series "Orange is the new black", rejoice: the new season has been leaked by a hacker and posted on the Pirate Bay last weekend. More
General News   2017-05-02

Cyber crooks intend to publish Ashley Madison users’ data

In 2015, the name of Ashley Madison website had flickered in online media when the news broke out about major data leak. More
News   2017-04-29

Karmen ransomware is being sold on the dark market

Ransomware-as-a-Service keeps growing and offering new opportunities for those evil-minded people who are taking first steps in cyber crimes. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-04-28

Webroot issues an apology after a false positive error bricks PCs

April 24th, 2017 is the date that Webroot will undoubtedly find painful to remember for quite some time. More
Anti-spyware software News   2017-04-27

How cyber-safe is your country?

Cyber security is gaining more relevance as hackers are picking up their speed in crafting more menacing and more destructive malware every day. More
News Security   2017-04-26

CEO of Unroll.me doesn't feel bad about selling user data to Uber

Users who have been using Unroll.me service might be taken aback to find out what methods Unrollme Inc. More
News   2017-04-25