Posts Tagged 'malware'

Intel Security and Kaspersky Lab, partners in the project NoMoreRansom, are pleased to announce today the availability of a decryption tool for victims of the Wildfire variant of ransomware. This tool is available following successful collaboration with the Dutch police and the European Cybercrime Centre. This strong public-private partnership has led to the seizure of […]

Por Jamie Tischart Publicado inicialmente en CSO Online Gartner informa que a finales de este año, el 60% de las compañías globales habrán almacenado datos confidenciales de clientes en la nube pública, un incremento del 40% en tan sólo dos años. Además, nuestra encuesta de Estado de Adopción de la Nube reveló que más de […]

McAfee Labs has recently analyzed Version 2 of Cerber, one of the leading ransomware programs. Cerber infects systems via social media tricks such as spam email with malicious links or documents, malvertising campaigns, exploits of vulnerable websites, and also takes advantages of exploit kits like Angler, Nuclear, and others. During our analysis of the new […]

La semana pasada fui a uno de los pocos lugares más calientes aquí en Texas: Las Vegas. Cada año, la industria de seguridad se reúne durante una semana para capacitarse, ver demostraciones y socializar en Black Hat, DefCon y BSides. Mucha gente de la industria utiliza estas conferencias como un momento para dar a conocer […]

Browser hijackers are a type of malware that modifies a web browser’s settings without the user’s permission. Generally a browser hijacker injects unwanted advertising into the browser. It replaces the home page or search page with its own. It also steals cookies and can install a keylogger to fetch other sensitive information. McAfee Labs has recently […]