Malicious Software

Malware Exposes Payment Card Data At Kimpton Hotels

The Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco is one of the Kimpton Hotels affected by the malware. ...

Malware-Ridden Word Docs Lead To Microsoft Alert Blurt

MICROSOFT HAS taken the trouble to warn Windows users about an attack that takes what trust people have left in the software and throws...

How Trojans manipulate Google Play

For malware writers, Google Play is the promised land of sorts. Once there, a malicious application gains access to a wide audience, gains the...

The Hunt for Lurk

In early June, 2016, the Russian police arrested the alleged members of the criminal group known as Lurk.The police suspected Lurk of stealing nearly...

Wildfire Ransomware Code Cracked – Unlock For Free

Wildfire ransomware has plagued victims in The Netherlands and Belgium Image: McAfee Labs Victims of the Wildfire ransomware can get their encrypted files back without paying...

Wildfire, the ransomware threat that takes Holland and Belgium hostage

While ransomware is a global threat, every now and then we see a variant that targets one specific region.For example, the Coinvault malware had...

How Bitcoin Helped Fuel An Explosion In Ransomware Attacks

More often than not, hackers will demand a ransom payment be made in Bitcoin Image: Proofpoint Ransomware is booming. Be it Locky, CryptXXX or one of...

Threat intelligence report for the telecommunications industry

 Download PDF Introduction The telecommunications industry keeps the world connected.Telecoms providers build, operate and manage the complex network infrastructures used for voice and data transmission –...

New Brazilian Banking Trojan Uses Windows Powershell Utility

Microsoft’s PowerShell utility is being used as part of a new banking Trojan targeting Brazilians. Researchers made the discovery earlier this week and say...

Brazilian banking Trojans meet PowerShell

Crooks are always creating new ways to improve the malware they use to target bank accounts, and now Brazilian bad guys have made an...

Spam and phishing in Q2 2016

 Download the full report (PDF) Spam: quarterly highlights The year of ransomware in spam Although the second quarter of 2016 has only just finished, it’s safe to...

Kaspersky Uncovers Malware Riding On The Back Of Google Adsense

CONSTANT SECURITY WATCHDOG Kaspersky Lab has once again shaken us with its talk of Android users and the vulnerabilities they face. Ever vigilant Kaspersky has...