malware


Malware Hits PC Cleanup Tool CCleaner

Two versions of popular cleanup tool CCleaner for 32-bit Windows machines contained well-hidden malware. The regular and cloud-based versions of CCleaner, which has been downloaded over 2 billion time worldwide as of November 2016 and…



Dangers Beyond Ransomware – the Risk of Spyware

There’s been a lot of talk recently about ransomware’s impact on the business environment. It would seem that the central role of this attack casts a shadow over one of the classic villains of cybersecurity:…




Expired domain names and malvertising

In Q1 and Q2 of 2017, we noticed a sharp decline in drive-by downloads coming from compromised websites. The campaigns of the past are either gone (Pseudo Darkleech) or have changed focus (EITest using social…



SMS Scams and Smartphone Malware

Smartphones have become a crucial part of our everyday lives; we shop, bank and network using our phones. But with so much valuable personal data being stored on these devices, they have become a top…