Monday, June 26, 2017
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TrickBot-Banking-Trojan

TrickBot Banking Trojan Attacks CRM Providers and Payment Processors

F5 reported that apart from hitting banks and financial institutions, the TrickBot Banking Trojan has already stated targeting payment processors and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) providers.TrickBot was initially noticed last summer,...
erebus-ransomware

Ransomware Attackers Get $1 Million Ransom From a Web Hosting Company

A web hosting company called Nayana paid $1 million in Bitcoin to hackers for decrypting its files. The ransomware attack against the South Korean web provider affected 153 Linux servers in...
Ransomware-Attack

University College London Falls Victim to Severe Ransomware Attack

The University College London (UCL) was hit by ransomware last Thursday, June 15. The virus managed to spread to both personal and shared drives in the university's network.UCL admins made a...
RakhniDecryptor-Tool

Files Locked by Jaff Ransomware Can Now be Decrypted by RakhniDecryptor Tool

Kaspersky Lab has released an updated version of its RakhniDecryptor tool which can decrypt files locked by the Jaff Ransomware.The security experts have found a vulnerability in Jaff Ransomware, giving them...
MacRansom-ransomware

MacRansom Available as a RaaS Service Now

Fortinet malware experts have detected the very first Mac ransomware, offered as a Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS). Dubbed MacRansom, the threat is the first RaaS that targets Mas OSs and is available through...
Matrix-Banker-Trojan

Matrix Banker Trojan Attacks Banks in Latin America

Arbor Networks security researchers have recently noticed an emerging banking trojan, named ‘Matrix Banker’, which is currently attacking banks in Latin America. According to the malware experts, most of the trojan...
Microsoft

Microsoft to Enhance Protection Against Cyber Attacks With The Implementation of AI Tech

Microsoft has taken measures to counter recent attacks by acquiring a company which specializes in the development of automatic incident and remediation solutions. The corporation has bought out Boston-based Hexadite, a...
Microsoft-patch

New Version of KB3150513 Patch for Windows 10 Available for Download

Microsoft has re-launched a new version of the KB3150513 patch which offers Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703) to systems running Windows 10, preceding the April release or other older Windows...
Dvmap-Android-Trojan

Dvmap Android Trojan Deleted from Google Play Store At Last

Kaspersky Lab has recently discovered a very dangerous Android trojan named Dvmap, which was present on the Google Play Store. The Dvmap trojan was capable of rooting the device, injecting malicious...

Returning Qakbot Trojan Induces Active Directory Lockouts

Threat artists have resurfaced a program which had been inactive for a while. The infection called Qakbot is a Trojan horse with a rich history. The first string of the virus...