Thursday, September 21, 2017

Bloody Hackers’ Hands: Hollywood Hospital Is Held Hostage For $3.6 Million

The internal network at a hospital in Los Angeles have been down for more than a week after being infected with ransomware. For that reason, all the patients at Hollywood Presbyterian...

DVSA Receipt Emails Drop Malware

DVSA Receipt Malware Email is one that pretends to be sent from the Fixed Penalty Office at the UK’s Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency. According to this email, your DVSA receipt...

The Criminals’ Arrogance is Limitless: PadCrypt Ransomware Offers Live Support

PadCrypt is described as a new, unique ransomware family, which offers a live support chat window for its victims, along with an uninstaller.The security researchers detected PadCrypt yesterday, presuming that it...

Corrupted Netflix Applications Infect With Banking Trojans

Due to its expansion, Netflix has been getting more and more attractive to cyber criminals lately. Of course, their main purpose is to take advantage of its numerous users.Security researchers claim...

WhatsApp Users Tricked By Malware

WhatsApp is the world's most popular cross-platform messaging application. However, it has been the target of a new scam lately, which tricks users into disclosing personal data which might be used...

Teslacrypt Ransomware Campaign Attacks Skype Users

Lately, security experts revealed a new malvertising campaign which attacks Skype users. The campaign is usually mistaken for an accidental infection, however, it is not as harmless as it seems to...

DMA Locker Ransomware Patches Decryption Flaw, Decryption Impossible at the Moment

A new version of DMA Locker was released by the ransomeware developers. The updated threat includes a patch to fix a flaw that left earlier iterations easily decryptable.This is the third...

Hacked WordPress Sites Serve Teslacrypt Ransomware

During the past week, the security experts have reported an increase in TeslaCrypt ransomeware. According to the researchers, the latest peak has been influenced by the WordPress content management system (CMS).Ars...

Russian Authorities Took Down Dyre Trojan

Dyre Trojan, knows also as Dyreza, has been one of the most effective financial viruses during the past years. However, presently the threat is not active anymore.To be precise, the email...

Adwind Malware-as-a-Service Hit 400,000 Victims Worldwide

It turns out that Adwind RAT, know as a cross-platform and multifunctional malware program distributed via a single malware-as-a-service platform, have been used in attacks against nearly 443,000 private users, commercial...