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Malware Attack on The Pakistani Military
The Pakistan Air Force is the evident focus of a complex new state-supported assault campaign. Security house Cylance said for this present week a state-supported gathering – named the White Company by scientists – has been hoping to get into the systems of the Pakistani military in a long haul focused on assault battle known...
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Stuxnet malware
Iranian systems were as of late allegedly hit by another all the more ground-breaking variation of the notorious Stuxnet malware. The new Stuxnet variation is purportedly more forceful and modern. The malware was first found eight years prior when it focused on Iran’s atomic frameworks.   The Stuxnet virus was uncovered some eight years ago,...
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Cheap Android Smartphones discovered to have pre-installed Malware
Unfortunately for Android smartphone users coming from developing countries with usually low privacy protections, a cheap smartphone could come with a hidden cost: Low-end Android smartphone devices mostly sold at developing markets such as Egypt, Brazil, South Africa, Myanmar, etc., contain pre-installed malware. The malware to blame is com.rock.gota, but it masks itself quite ingeniously...
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Malvertisement: The Covert Advert
Malvertising Sounds like a mouthful, I know. But it’s a word-blend (postmanteau) between Malware and Advertising. To put it simply, the use of online advertisement to spread Malware. Malvertising is what occurs when online advertising is used to spread malwares. Malvertising is what ensues when attackers purchase ad spaces in famous or legitimate websites and...
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Zeus the sky and thunder god of malware
Zeus malware is a financial Trojan targeting online banking. Zeus malware steals banking information by man-in-the-browser attacks, keystroke logging and form grabbing methods. Zeus was developed to target the Windows OS and has been around for almost 10 years now. Zeus is spread mainly through drive-by downloads and phishing schemes. Why are we talking about...
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