Malware

36 million Android devices could be infected with 'Judy' malware

<b>Last week, security research firm Checkpoint identified a new type of Android malware that infected users' devices with malicious ad-click …

Security

How to Convert Firmware Zip to IPSW Easily

iOS firmware files should always arrive in IPSW file format so that they can be identified and used properly. Sometimes, users may download an IPSW …

OS X

Ad Fraud Found In Google Play's App Platform

Dubbed as "possibly the largest malware campaign found on Google Play," Check Point researchers have found another widespread campaign in Google's …

Google Play

New hack threat may be hiding in your movie's subtitles

Malicious code inserted into subtitle files downloaded from movie subtitle databases could be used to hijack your device, researchers warn.<p>Subtitles for movies you watch via Popcorn Time and similar services might spell trouble for your computer or media device, a computer security company said …

Popcorn Time

AES-NI Ransomware Dev Releases Decryption Keys Amid Fears of Being Framed for XData Outbreak

On May 21st, a security researcher who goes by the name Thyrex, received a message on a Russian forum that contained a link to a ZIP file that …

Security

Hackers are hiding computer viruses in film subtitles, security experts warn

Hackers can hide computer viruses in online video subtitles and use them to take control of computers, security experts have warned.<p>The attacks are embedded within the subtitle files that accompany many illegally downloaded films, and easily bypass security software and antivirus programs designed …

Security

Hackers Can Use Subtitles to Infect Your Devices

Hackers Can Use Subtitles to Infect Your Devices<p>Researchers from security firm Check Point said 'hundreds of millions' of devices running media …

Information Security

AVG Support Number UK 0800-756-3354 Avg Help Number UK

Important Security Tips:<p>Freebies always look lucrative but it doesn’t make them safe and always remember this before downloading any software from …

Security

Hackers are hiding malware in subtitle files

An impressive new exploit gives hackers the ability to control your desktop through malware spread by fake movie subtitles. The exploit, which essentially dumps the malware onto your desktop and then notifies the attacker, affects users of video players like Popcorn Time and VLC.<p>Checkpoint found …

Security

64-bit malware threat may be itty-bitty now, but it's only set to grow

The volume of 64-bit malware in the wild remains low even though computers running 64-bit operating systems became ubiquitous years ago.<p>The vast …

Subtitle Virus Gave Hackers Full Control to Victims’ CPU

Pirating movies and TV has always been a bit dicey. Beyond its obvious illegality, you’re never really sure what you’re getting — fakes of popular …

Popcorn Time

This New Wave of Malware Could Blow Last Week's Attack Out of the Water

A new potential malware is spreading throughout insecure systems, and could potentially be worse than recent malware attacks when it finally strikes.<p>Almost two weeks ago a wave of malware attacked computers around the world. The "WannaCry" ransomware infected hospitals in the U.K. and FedEx in the …

Security

Security Think Tank: Malware is sneaky

Malware can inveigle its way into organisations using a wide range of techniques. Social engineering, email and instant message attachments, website …

Security

Hackers can get rich using your computer — and you’ll never know it

It’s getting hard to read the news without hearing about another cyber attack making its way around the global internet.<p>A growing trend among …

Security

New Tool Could Liberate PCs Infected With WannaCry

New Tool Could Liberate PCs Infected With WannaCry<p>It replicates the ransomware's encryption key, but it will only work if you haven't rebooted your …

Security

1-8443138282 Kaspersky Antivirus Support Number|Internet Security

Technical Support Phone Number for Kaspersky Antivirus @ Internet Security Problems<p>Kaspersky Antivirus runs on your PC nonstop with right protection …

Security

Windows XP PCs infected by WCry can be decrypted without paying ransom

Decryption tool is of limited value, because XP was unaffected by last week's worm.<p>Owners of some Windows XP computers infected by the WCry …

Security

Meet the 22-year-old software guy who saved the world from a deadly ransomware

Meet the 22-year-old software guy who saved the world from a deadly ransomware<p>A malware that threatens world security, an ongoing search for a kill …

Coda Developer Panic Says Source Code for Several Apps Stolen via Handbrake Malware Attack

In a blog post on Wednesday, Panic Inc. developer and co-founder Steven Frank disclosed that he downloaded a malware infected version of HandBrake …

Security

App maker's code stolen in malware attack

<b>The Mac and iOS software developer Panic has had the source code for several of its apps stolen.</b><p>Panic founder Steven Frank admitted in a blog post that it happened after he downloaded an infected copy of the video encoding tool Handbrake.<p>He said there was no sign that any customer data was accessed …

Apps

New WikiLeaks dump reveals how the CIA hacks, spies and sabotages software

WikiLeaks released the user manuals for alleged CIA malware strains AfterMidnight and Assassin.<p>While the world was busy dealing with the massive …

Security

You think your day was bad? OS X malware hackers just swiped a Mac dev's app source

Appropriately named Panic has its repository raided after founder gets infectedThe head of a Mac-centric software studio is coming clean today after …

Source Code

Five things you should know about Ransomware -727000

Ransomware is a malicious piece of software that infects a machine and encrypts its files, making them inaccessible until the user pays a ransom in Bitcoin. The ransomware spreads between machines by exploiting a leaked tool developed by the NSA that can attack multiple unsecure devices across a …

Security

Introduction to HTML Applications (HTAs)

Updated: May 2011<p>The power to build HTML Applications (HTAs) brings Windows Internet Explorer to the fore as a viable Windows development platform. …

Web Development

Source Code for Panic Apps Stolen By Malware Thieves

Steven Frank:<p>Last week, for about three days, the macOS video transcoding app HandBrake was compromised. One of the two download servers for …

Source Code

Watch What Happens When You're Infected by WannaCry

Unless you're one of the unlucky people whose Windows computer was infected over the past few days by the WannaCry ransomware worm, you might have a …

Security

New 'WannaCry' Variant Surfaces, Stopped From Harming Computers - Check Point

Details<p>Pic: ReutersA new variant of the WannaCry "ransomware" attack surfaced on Monday, according to cyber security firm Check Point Software …

Security

Recipe for Infection: Ransomware

On the vulnerable computer, open the malicious email you've received and click the link or download the attachment. If there's a link or anything to …

Security

Ransomware hackers are so desperate to explain Bitcoin they've set up IT departments

Accepting that your computer is infected with ransomware is hard.<p>Figuring out Bitcoin in order to pay the ransom? Even harder.<p>As more than 200,000 systems around the world were hit with the ransomware WannaCry, businesses, hospitals, and regular people were all presented with a troubling choice: …

Technology

Simple things you can do to protect against ransomware attacks

In the wake of a worldwide cyber attack that has debilitated more than 200,000 organizations in over 150 countries, experts shared tips with ABC News …

Security