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Mobile Malware Crisis? Not So Fast | PCWorld Business Center

Mobile Malware Crisis? Not So Fast | PCWorld Business Center | spyware | Scoop.it
Amid a rash of dire reports about a lack of security on smartphones, it's critical to maintain perspective. (Mobile Malware Crisis?
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TDL3 and ZeroAccess: More of the Same?

TDL3 and ZeroAccess: More of the Same? | spyware | Scoop.it
By Marco Giuliani

In our previous technical analysis of the ZeroAccess rootkit, we highlighted how it acts as a framework by infecting the machine -- setting up its own private space in the disk...
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ZeroAccess Gets Another Update

ZeroAccess Gets Another Update | spyware | Scoop.it
By Marco Giuliani

Among the most infamous kernel mode rootkits in the wild, most of them have had a slowdown in their development cycle - TDL rootkit, MBR rootkit, Rustock are just some examples...
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Pay-per-Install Malware Tries New Business Model | Blog Central

Pay-per-Install Malware Tries New Business Model | Blog Central | spyware | Scoop.it
RT @DaveMarcus: Pay-per-Install Malware Tries New Business Model: In an age in which money is king, I was surprised to discover ...
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ZeroAccess rootkit kills security software

A short video that shows how the last ZeroAccess update is able to kill running security software and prevent them from working again.
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New Tool Released: Kiss (or Kick) ZeroAccess Goodbye

New Tool Released: Kiss (or Kick) ZeroAccess Goodbye | spyware | Scoop.it
By Andrew Brandt

There are fewer types of malware infections more frustrating and annoying than a rootkit with backdoor capabilities. Over the past couple of years, we've seen the emergence of t...
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Hundreds of Go Daddy sites hacked, redirected to malware | MyCE – My Consumer Electronics

Hundreds of Go Daddy sites hacked, redirected to malware | MyCE – My Consumer Electronics | spyware | Scoop.it
It looks like no one on the internet is immune to foul play, not even hosting company Go Daddy. It was reported today that hundreds of the company's sites were compromised.
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Absolute Beginner’s Guide To Security, Spam, Spyware

Absolute Beginner’s Guide To Security, Spam, Spyware | spyware | Scoop.it
Batten down the hatches! Hackers, spammers and thieves (oh my!) are after you! The small deed of branch on an Internet-connected P.C.
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Heidi Klum - the new Trojan horse? - Times LIVE

Heidi Klum - the new Trojan horse? - Times LIVE | spyware | Scoop.it
Heidi Klum - the new Trojan horse?- http://t.co/G6zgruWK...
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Ten years on from Nimda: Worm author still at large • The Register

Ten years on from Nimda: Worm author still at large • The Register | spyware | Scoop.it
Ten years on from Nimda: Worm author still at large: The malware which began the Windows megaworm era
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Rooting Exploit for Android Works Silently | Blog Central

Rooting Exploit for Android Works Silently | Blog Central | spyware | Scoop.it

Rooting exploit for Android works silently: http://j.mp/n2K4V4 by Arun Sabapathy #malware...

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Android popularity drawing in malware authors - Mobile Marketer - Software and technology

Android popularity drawing in malware authors - Mobile Marketer - Software and technology | spyware | Scoop.it
Mobile malware continued to grow in the third quarter, with Android-targeted malware being a significant part of the problem, according to a new report from McAfee Labs.
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Targeted Malware Infects Windows-based Cash Registers

Targeted Malware Infects Windows-based Cash Registers | spyware | Scoop.it
By Andrew Brandt

A serious, targeted threat from customized malware that steals credit card magnetic strip track data could literally bankrupt your business. That's the message two security rese...
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Hackers Turn over File Characters for Camouflaging Their Malware - SPAMfighter

Hackers Turn over File Characters for Camouflaging Their Malware - SPAMfighter | spyware | Scoop.it
Hackers are launching malware via camouflaging the file extensions for Windows computers so they may seem safe for taking down, cautions Avast Software.
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Computer Virus Removal: Understanding How Technical Computer Support Procedures Work | computers article blogs

Computer Virus Removal: Understanding How Technical Computer Support Procedures Work | computers article blogs | spyware | Scoop.it
Computer Virus Removal: Understanding How Technical Computer Support Procedures Work: By Landon N. Thompson If your...
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TDSS Botnet Hired Out for Anonymous Web Operations - SPAMfighter

TDSS Botnet Hired Out for Anonymous Web Operations - SPAMfighter | spyware | Scoop.it
The TDSS botnet controllers have been recently hiring out the network’s contaminated PCs for carrying out secret Web operations, it’s reported.
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Google Chrome Anti-Malware Test

Does Google Chrome protect your PC from malicious websites and downloads? Find out as I throw 10 malicious URL against it!!!
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ZeroAccess Rootkit Guards Itself with a Tripwire

ZeroAccess Rootkit Guards Itself with a Tripwire | spyware | Scoop.it
By Marco Giuliani

The latest generation of a rapidly evolving family of kernel-mode rootkits called, variously, ZeroAccess or Max++, seems to get more powerful and effective with each new varian...
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Malicious ads make their way onto Bing and Yahoo

Malicious ads make their way onto Bing and Yahoo | spyware | Scoop.it
Point users to rogue web sites (RT @INQ: Malicious ads make their way onto Bing and Yahoo: THE INQUIRER MALWARE DISTRIBUTORS have managed to get t...)...
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BIOS rootkit attacks China

BIOS rootkit attacks China | spyware | Scoop.it
But attack scope is limited.(RT@CyberCrimeNEWS: BIOS rootkit attacks China http://t.co/k9mlvr1X #ccureit...)...
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Yahoo and Bing Adverts Distribute Malware!

Yahoo and Bing Adverts Distribute Malware!: Some of the advertisements might as well even show the real web addr...
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