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  • ZeroAcces rootkit dominates, adds new persistence techniques

    02.08.2013

    According to a recent report by Alcatel-Lucent subsidiary Kindsight, as much as 10 percent of home networks and over 0.5 percent of mobile devices are infected with malware, and the ZeroAccess botnet continues to be the most common malware threat, infecting 0.8 percent of broadband users.

  • Form-grabbing rootkit sold on underground forums

    20.05.2013

    There seemingly no end to the automated tools that aspiring cyber crooks can buy on underground forums.

  • Malware you can "live with", but shouldn't

    06.05.2013

    The main symptom of a computer being infected with the ZeroAccess (or Sirefef) malware is that online searches via Google Search often lead to unhelpful pages filled with ads and equally useless links.

  • First anti-malware product for UEFI

    16.04.2013

    Kaspersky Lab released Kaspersky Anti-Virus for UEFI (KUEFI) – an anti-malware solution which can protect the user’s PC before the operating system even starts loading.

  • F-Secure rebuilds free Online Scanner

    04.04.2013

    F-Secure’s free Online Scanner tool has been completely rebuilt to be faster, lighter and more powerful than before, and now even cleans up advanced rootkits, the most difficult-to-remove malware.




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Black hole routing: Not a silver bullet for DDoS protection

As ISPs, hosting providers and online enterprises around the world continue suffering the effects of DDoS attacks, often the discussions that follow are, “What is the best way to defend our networks and our customers against an attack?”


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