Dangerous Android apps: If you are an android user and using an android phone then you need to be very careful as the news of virus outbreak in many apps from google play store has surfaced again. Doctor Web filed a report. According to this June 2022 review report of the Doctor Web mobile application, Trojan horse viruses have been
Adware is software that displays advertisements on your computer. You might think, “well, that doesn’t sound too dangerous.” However, these advertisements are often malicious, in addition to being annoying! They are malicious because most of the time, adware serves one primary purpose: to act as a conduit for other, more harmful, malware to infect your computer.
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If you are reading this, you have probably downloaded or intend to download free software. While there are many legitimate free software programs available, there are many risks associated with downloading them.
In this blog post, we will discuss some of these risks and how to mitigate them. By the end, you should be aware of the best practices for
What is a Polymorphic Virus?
A polymorphic virus, sometimes referred to as a metamorphic virus, is a type of malware that is programmed to repeatedly mutate its appearance or signature files through new decryption routines. This makes many traditional cybersecurity tools, such as antivirus or antimalware solutions, which rely on signature based detection, fail to recognize and block
The growing challenge of defending against cyberattacks demands strategic planning and investments from IT decision-makers.
CRN‘s latest research on this topic, conducted in partnership with Microsoft, reveals the positive impact that choosing authorised distributors for genuine software purchases, can have on security.
Around 70 per cent of survey respondents say they would only purchase software from an authorised distributor.
Last month, LCSO was notified of a “Geek Squad” scam that had been reported to our Economics Crime Unit.
Along similar lines, it appears that “Tech Support” scams have become commonplace and have been reported to our agency. This fraudulent activity involves criminals falsely representing legitimate companies in an attempt to share personal information, make payment for bogus antivirus software
Antivirus software is essential for any business with a digital presence. As hackers get more sophisticated, protecting your endpoints with the best available solution in the market is a must and a worthwhile investment.
Without this protection, your digital assets can be compromised.
Given the growing volumes of emails received every day, people do not have the time to devote to every email and fall prey to email threats. This has made emails the most popular attack vector. So, what are the common email threats today? Read on to find out.
13 Email Threats to Know About and Protect Against Now