Tag Archives: Symantec

Spam level decreased below 50 percent for over a decade

Symantec have issued the monthly report that include spam level detected in the cyber space. According to the monthly report Spam level decreased below 50 percent for over a decade. level of spam have decreased in June 2015 below 50%

Compromised spin.com serving malware

One of the widely used technique by cyber criminal to promote thier malwares is by compromising a popular website that have a large number of visitor and host a malicious code on the webpage to make it infecting users. this

Scammers exploit Ebola virus to spread malwares

We  notice that all news are used by cyber-criminal to promote their malwares as this allow them to target the largest audience possible. Symantec have reported over this week that online scammers are taking advantage of Ebola virus epidemic in

Compromised banner on Nico Nico Spreading Fake Flash Player

Popup and advertising banner is one of the way that cyber criminals use to promote their malwares. some of the similar incident were found in the past include popular website such as yahoo, New york Time where attacker managed to

Beware of the Disassembled Malware Emails

Security software company Symantec is alerting of a new malware that is using a disassembled malicious file to evade antimalware protection. Cybercriminals have created a hidden .dat files attached to the email with a shortcut used to reassemble the malware.

Symantec: Duqu Still Active with New Update

Symantec observed a new driver for Duqu which belongs to February 23, 2012, the file investigated contain a non-encrypted component that led researcher to detect the attack code. Reversing the code showed that attackers are changing and updating their technique

AV-Test Security Product Review – 2011/Q1

AV-Test released the first quarter report for this year that is dedicated to evaluate 22 security products, the test has been performed on Windows 7 32-bit platform and looks for protection against 0-day malware attacks, the capacity of these software