Category Archives: Malwares

New release YARA 3.0

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Over this week a new version of Yara have been released. YARA is a tool aimed at (but not limited to) helping malware researchers to identify and classify malware samples. With YARA you can create descriptions of malware families (or

“Payroll Received by Intuit” A spam that brings Cryptowall to Your System

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New spamming message have been spotted by Dynamo’s Blog that attach Cryptowall malware. the virus is a Trojan horse that infect windows operating system and uses RSA2048 encryption to encrypt victims data. this to prevent users from opening their files and

Nasty Snifula Trojan starts targeting users in Japan

New Snifula Trojan variant have been spotted by Symantec Security Response team in Japan. the malware have compromised more than 30 financial entities with 12 regional agencies across the country. the malware was firstly discovered in 2006 and were used

CTB-Locker (Critroni) on the rise and using TOR

Attackers are implementing new strategies to exploit new vulnerabilities and increase their bot network.  Critroni is a new malicious program that have been sold in the underground forum. this kind of malware uses Tor network for the command and control

Cybercriminals create a network sniffing malware to reach bank customers

Online banking have made all systems connected and allowed users to easily purchase their product without any issue. while this is an advantage there are still some disadvantages for such solution with human vulnerabilities. In the last few years cyber

Significant Malware Increase detected by Pandalabs

PandaLabs has published the Q1 report for malware statistics. According to the report there is an increase in the malicious activity over this quarter. In this three months there are more than 15 million of new sample of malwares that

Threatglass service to uncover the web threat landscape

Threatglass by Barracuda is a new platform that is created by security researchers to automatically analyze million of websites in the cyberspace. the framework will monitor the malicious activity and include charts and information that will help to detect and