Tag Archives: PBAE

Fireball – the inferno within

There are very few countries which emanate threats globally, with China being one of them. Fireball is a legitimate software since it is digitally signed by the very organization which has developed it, however it also bundles up malicious binaries … Continue reading

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Ransomware variants vying for the top slot

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 warns about Kelihos

Kelihos botnet was first discovered in 2010 and since then it has been taken-down by various entities a number of times, however it has always managed to surfaced back. Kelihos is a spam-bot which has a very unique hybrid peer-to-peer … Continue reading

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Popcorn Time Ransomware – Another Terrifying Threat

There is a latest addition in the Ransomware trend! Malware hunter team has detected a new Ransomware, which leaves the victims in dilemma between paying the ransom amount to the cyber-crook and infecting two additional systems . The Ransomware dubbed … Continue reading

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