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Stay safe online - 2023-01-29

Fake Android Facebook Messenger App infects with Ramnit Trojan

Hundreds of Android users were confronted by the infamous Ramnit Trojan after they have downloaded an app called “Messenger super lite free” on their devices . More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-04-21

Did 1,7 million Snapchat users' data leak really take place?

Hacking acquires new shades of meanings. Cyber crooks engage in such activities not only for profit-seeking purposes. More
News Security   2017-04-20

BankBot Trojan bypassed Google’s security checks again

BankBot Android Trojan was first discovered in January 2017, right after a sample source code of Android banking Trojan was published on dark web forums. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-04-19

Cerber stays the No. 1 ransomware on the market

At the end of 2016 online community was arguing which ransomware is worth the name of the most dangerous cyber threat of the year - Locky or Cerber. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-04-18

MS Edge lags behind Windows 10 Creators Update

A couple of months after Microsoft has finally delivered Windows 10 Anniversary Update, it did not take too long for them Windows 10 Creators Update. More
News   2017-04-14

Looking for a job? Do not fall for a new LinkedIn scam!

Job seekers should beware of a new LinkedIn scam designed by cyber criminals. More
News Spam and phishing   2017-04-13

Windows 10 Creators Update: what’s new?

Microsoft decided to inspire an inner creator that hides inside all of us with Windows 10 Creators Update. More
News   2017-04-12

MS Word’s zero-day vulnerability helps to spread Dridex Trojan

Microsoft developers now have a serious conundrum on their hands as three major security vendors have recently exposed a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Word code which allows delivering and executing an infamous Dridex banking Trojan on the targeted computers. More
News Security   2017-04-11

20 000 Scottrade Bank users‘ data published online

Personal privacy is a highly sensitive issue for every Internet user. More
News Security   2017-04-10

Austrian police bust the distributor of Philadelphia ransomware

Austrian police recently arrested and interrogated a 19-year old man from Linz, who is suspected of distributing Philadelphia ransomware virus. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-04-07

Google detected a sophisticated Android spyware

Google researchers have recently detected an advanced Android spyware that has been spreading for three years. More
News Security   2017-04-06

Google and Apple release updates to patch up Wi-Fi vulnerabilities

If you have not updated your Android, iOS or Nexus device just yet, it is high time you do it because Gal Beniamini from Google’s Project Zero has found some serious vulnerabilities that simply cannot be left unattended. More
News Security   2017-04-05

Android OS is now the most popular operating system

When asked what is the most popular OS, you would probably answer –"Windows." According to the latest StatCounter report, Windows OS will bathe in glory no more. More
General News   2017-04-04

Malicious Skype ads spread malware disguised as Flash Player Update

Microsoft Windows users should be aware of ongoing Skype malvertising campaign, which pushes bogus Flash Player updates to users. More
News Viruses and parasites   2017-04-03

Apple fixed the security flaw used in cyber attack on the 911 system

Last autumn, the 18-year-old living in Arizona became famous for taking advantage of the iOS bug and created a malicious code that forced iPhones repeatedly call 911. More
News   2017-03-31