Regional offices of global firms are grappling with the cyberattack, but the effects so far appear limited compared with last month’s WannaCry malware.
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With malware and virus attacks becoming ever more sophisticated and difficult to contain (thanks, NSA), Microsoft is taking up a new approach to fighting these attacks that involves machine learning – and your computer. The company says...Show More Summary
Ransomware is malware that locks your keyboard or computer to prevent you from accessing your data until you pay a ransom.
A newly fixed flaw in Microsoft's malware protection could have been bad news for a whole lot of PCs.
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A version of the nation-state favorite Pegasus software researchers found on iOS officially hit Android as well.
Petya, the malware also known as Petrwrap and Diskcoder.C that is a creating headlines as it infects computers worldwide, is being offered to anyone on the darknet as a ransomware-as-a-service product complete with an affiliate program, according to two security experts who have contacted SiliconANGLE. Show More Summary
The bug potentially puts every Windows antivirus program at risk, but also hints at more fundamental problems with relying on AV.
Israeli researchers show that innocent LED indicator on your computer can leak your deepest secrets.
Welcome to our Petrwrap Ransomware removal guide. The following instructions will aid you in removing the unwanted software from your PC for free. Do you know what is considered to be the worst form of malware nowadays? Yes, this isShow More Summary
Experts say hackers appear to have struck with ransomware, similar to malware used to inflict a crippling attack earlier this year
Some have called the previously seen malware "Petya," though others say it is "a new ransomware that has not been seen before." It has been reported in at least a half-dozen countries.
An upcoming security update will incorporate machine learning from millions of computers fending off malware, the company says.
Xavier is all over the place! Over 800 various Android apps are found to be affected with malware ad library that quietly collects sensitive user data and can perform dangerous activities. These apps can be utility apps, antivirus, volume...Show More Summary
Keyloggers are malware designed to track your keyboard and mouse inputs. It records every keystroke and clicks to spy on your system. For example, your bank account details, pin etc. can be intercepted by keylogerrs. Given a chance,Show More Summary
Every now and then a new malware variant appears as a swift reminder that the security stakes are always rising. The QakBot/Pinkslipbot banking Trojan is one of them. The malware, not content with harvesting banking credentials, can now linger and act as a control server — long after a security product stops its original purpose. Show More Summary
A report from cybersecurity firm McAfee sees a major increase in malware worldwide, especially on attacks that target Android and MacOS.
Air-gapped computers are supposed to be ultra-secure PCs that can’t be infected with malware that spreads with the help of the internet. That’s because of these computers, often connected to sensitive machines, aren’t also connected to the internet. Show More Summary