Readers of popular websites targeted by stealthy Stegano exploit kit hiding in pixels of malicious ads

Millions of readers who visited popular news websites have been targeted by a series of malicious ads redirecting to an exploit kit exploiting several Flash vulnerabilities. Since at least the beginning of October, users might have encountered ads promoting applications calling themselves “Browser Defence” and “Broxu” using banners similar to the ones below: These advertisement … More Readers of popular websites targeted by stealthy Stegano exploit kit hiding in pixels of malicious ads

ESET business solutions demonstrate strongest protection without false positives

ESET Endpoint Security is the only security solution in the latest comparative test of business security solutions that generated zero false alarms and had 100% detection in all tests by AV-Comparatives. The comparative test jointly conducted by AV-Comparatives and MRG Effitas consisted of three tests of anti-malware protection, a False Alarm Test and a test … More ESET business solutions demonstrate strongest protection without false positives

Android ransomware spreads further, with new methods in its toolbox

Ransomware seems to have maintained its attractiveness amongst cybercriminals, steadily growing on multiple platforms – including mobile since 2014. Android users have been targeted by various types of this extorting malware, most frequently by the police ransomware, trying to scare victims into paying up after (falsely) accusing them of harvesting illegal content on their devices. … More Android ransomware spreads further, with new methods in its toolbox