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  • Fake AV served to Dailymotion visitors via malicious ads

    09.01.2014

    The extremely popular video-sharing website Dailymotion (dailymotion.com) has been found serving malicious ads that trigger fake infection warnings and try to make visitors install a fake AV solution.

  • Reveton changes tack, relies on fake AV

    08.08.2013

    When it comes to the infamous Reveton ransomware, cyber crooks are forever coming up with additional ways to bilk money from users: pairing it up with banking Trojans, playing threatening voice messages, adding password stealing to its arsenal.

  • Expect more Android security issues in 2013

    07.08.2013

    Android vulnerabilities, increased online banking threats and availability of sophisticated, inexpensive malware toolkits are among the growing concerns cited in Trend Micro's Q2 2013 Security Roundup Report.

  • System Doctor 2014: A fake AV for the upcoming year

    03.07.2013

    In an effort to keep one step ahead of security solutions and attentive users, peddlers of fake AV solutions often change the name of the malware they are trying to sell.

  • Android fake AV demands ransom, crashes

    24.06.2013

    Fake AV software and ransomware are old news for computer users, but are now poised to become a problem for smartphone users as well.




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Dissecting the unpredictable DDoS landscape

Posted on 23 April 2014.  |  DDoS attacks are now more unpredictable and damaging than ever, crippling websites, shutting down operations, and costing millions of dollars in downtime, customer support and brand damage, according to Neustar.


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