Malware virus Trojan and spyware protection and removal
- June 07, 2016
FireEye researchers spotted the Angler exploit kit bypassing the current Microsoft EMET version 5.5 security tool running on Windows 7 to subvert Flash and Silverlight.
- June 01, 2016
Microsoft warned users of a rare ransomware worm affecting older versions of Windows, but experts are wary of the recommended mitigation technique.
- May 19, 2016
In a move that surprised and confused experts, the TeslaCrypt master key was released, effectively killing the ransomware.
- May 11, 2016
Representatives in Congress have received a ransomware warning following an increased number of attacks perpetrated via phishing schemes.
- April 21, 2016
Up to 3.2 million servers with unpatched JBoss vulnerability from 2010 are open to spread ransomware through networks; experts urge keeping up with software patches to stay safe.
- March 31, 2016
A new ransomware vaccine promises to protect against infections by popular ransomware variants like Locky and TeslaCrypt, but experts are wary about implementation and security.
- March 25, 2016
A series of ransomware attacks have been reported at hospitals in the U.S. and Canada, leading to experts recommending automated backup for enterprises.
- March 16, 2016
Research has uncovered ransomware attacks that begin with a sophisticated phishing campaign hitting users around the globe.
- February 16, 2016
The FBI, along with the LAPD, began investigating a ransomware attack at a Hollywood hospital that has crippled the facility's operations and could cost millions.
- January 15, 2016
- January 04, 2016
Russia-based threat actors were accused of attacking media outlets and electric companies in Ukraine using BlackEnergy malware.
- December 23, 2015
Juniper firewalls are reportedly vulnerable to two serious backdoors, and the NSA may be at least indirectly responsible for one that exposes VPN data.
- December 10, 2015
The FBI has admitted to using zero-day exploits rather than disclosing them, and experts say this should not be a surprise considering the history of federal agency actions.
- November 06, 2015
News roundup: Troubling research on PKI certificate revocation; encryption research finds usability lacking; GnuPG adds features. Plus: More zero-days, xCodeGhost still haunting Apple and more.
- November 02, 2015
CoinVault and Bitcryptor variants of ransomware have been declared dead after the authors were arrested and decryption keys were recovered by law enforcement.