Browsing articles from "April, 2016"
A brand new type of the 7ev3n Ransomware has been recently discovered. This ransomware will encrypt your data and then ransom your files for approximately $400 USD in bitcoins. It is currently unknown how it is being distributed or what encryption type it uses.
After 7ev3n-HONE$T encrypts your data, it will rename your files to sequential numbers using the .R5A extension.
A new strain of adware, known as Faster Internet, that takes a screenshot of victims’ PCs.
Once installed, Faster Internet will collect information related to the hardware present on the machine and will upload it to the developers’ server.
During the month of March 2016, a threat group has used a combination of exploits in Internet Explorer, the no-limits scripting of Windows PowerShell, and malware stored on Google Docs to infect targets with the Loziak trojan.
NPAV Data Vault – backup from the Core to the Edge!!!
Why to use NPAV Data Vault?
Full protection to your valuable data from Ransomware and other threats.
“It is essential that you always back up your important information and have a plan for recovering from a system failure.”
A new ransomware program dubbed Jigsaw encrypts users’ files and then begins to progressively delete them until the victim pays the equivalent of $150 in bitcoin cryptocurrency.
The Jigsaw Ransomware deletes files every 60 minutes and when the program is restarted.
A widely distributed scam email that quoted people’s postal addresses links to a dangerous form of ransomware.
Emails linked to ransomware called Maktub.
Cerber the Talking Ransomware.
After encrypting all files it Announces / Reads the Ransom note through the users Speaker or Headphones.
“Attention! Attention! Attention!”
“Your documents, photos, databases and other important files have been encrypted!”
A fresh ransomware threat, dubbed “Surprise”, has been discovered lurking in the popular TeamViewer support app this week.
The behavior of the ransomware is similar to Backoff, perhaps the notorious malware.
Smart phone users should be very careful while downloading apps from Google store. Because, you can be easily trap by fake and malicious apps. So every user should be very cautious while downloading app from app store. A little awareness about security can save your valuable data from being destructed by viruses and malware attacks.
Officials confirmed that the Hungarian government website came under attack from outside the country. The access to many websites was blocked.
The Hungarian Government announced that its computer network was targeted by a major cyber attack that temporarily blocked the access to several websites.