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  • Newly patched Flash Player bug exploited to deliver crypto ransomware

    17.06.2015

    It took less than a week for a functional exploit for a recently patched Adobe Flash Player vulnerability to be added to the Magnitude exploit kit, Trend Micro researchers warn.

  • Massive growth in new ransomware, malware targeting Adobe Flash

    10.06.2015

    In the first quarter of 2015, McAfee Labs registered a 165 percent increase in new ransomware driven largely by the new, hard-to-detect CTB-Locker ransomware family, a new ransomware family called Teslacrypt, and the emergence of new versions of CryptoWall, TorrentLocker and BandarChor.

  • 1 in 4 UK PCs infected

    02.06.2015

    PandaLabs published its Quarterly Report for Q1, analyzing the IT security events and incidents from January through March 2015.

  • 15,000 spam emails have hit the inboxes of Android users in recent days

    26.05.2015

    Thousands of Android users are at risk of having their mobile devices and private contents locked by a particularly ruthless ransomware that demands $500 to restore access.

  • A first aid kit for ransomware infections

    21.05.2015

    You've been hit by ransomware and you don't know what to do? Jada Cyrus has assembled a helpful "Ransomware Removal Kit" which contains decryption tools for CryptoLocker, CoinVault, TeslaCrypt and FBIRansomWare, along with instructions on how to use them.




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