Category Archives: Security

Ransomware variants vying for the top slot – eScan

WannaCry Ransomware is a game changer at all levels in the arena ruled by the likes of Reveton, CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, Locky etc. WannaCry has not just utilized the encryption capabilities but also exploited vulnerabilities to propagate. WannaCry gained prominence due … Continue reading

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eScan decimates Ransomware Hoax News

WannaCry Ransomware has attacked computers as many as in 150 countries, all over the world and earned a payment of about 300$ in return to unlock the stolen data. Post this, social media and instant messaging applications were flooded with … Continue reading

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WannaCry Ransomware – eScan’s Advisory

WannaCry Ransomware attack has affected a lot of endpoints in the networks of hospitals, educational organizations, government sector etc. This has led to the negative consequences on the businesses causing loss of data, thus hampering the business continuity. WannaCry also … Continue reading

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Google Docs users affected with sophisticated phishing attacks

A Google Docs scam that is spreading like wildfire began entering the users’ inboxes in the disguise of a sophisticated phishing or malware attack. The misleading invitation to edit a Google Doc – one of the popular apps used for … Continue reading

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