Monthly Archives: August 2017

New variants of Locky Ransomware are rising

New variants of Locky Ransomware are rising: To proliferate ransomware, cyber criminals often employ spam emails (infectious attachments), unofficial software download sources, trojans, and fake software updates. eScan’s research team has found out that there are two new variants of … Continue reading

Posted in eScan 11, eScan 14, Security | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on New variants of Locky Ransomware are rising

Alarming Rise of Mobile Security Threats – eScan

Rise of Mobile Security Threats Cyber criminals are stepping ahead with variations in their weapons to launch attacks on mobile devices. Even a decade ago, mobile malware was a very unlikely threat. Today, all mobile devices, irrespective of manufacturers, are … Continue reading

Posted in eScan 11, eScan 14, Security | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Alarming Rise of Mobile Security Threats – eScan

Ransomware attack targets top sectors

Today any enterprise, big or small, is vulnerable to ransomware attack. The possibility of a it depends upon how attractive and important data your organization possess. Also, it is important how quickly you respond to any ransom demand. It is very … Continue reading

Posted in eScan 11, eScan 14, Security | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Ransomware attack targets top sectors