Researchers at InfoArmor have uncovered a new tool that allows cybercriminals to package malware into popular torrent files. This new tool is called RAUM and is believed to have been created by an Eastern European crime group by the name of Black Team. The new tool uses a "pay-per-install" model which is only available in [...]
Over the past decade, we've heard all about the piracy wars, copyright laws, DMCA, etc. We've seen large file sharing websites shutdown, we've heard about people getting sued by the RIAA or MPAA for thousands of dollars. This past Monday, a new program has been put in place by some of the largest ISPs (internet service providers) that hopes to put more stops on copyright infringement. How does it work? Should you worry?
This virus has been around for years and recently made a major comeback last year. According to a Microsoft study, over 8 million computer were infected with it in 2012. What It Does W32.Sality is an entry-point obscuring (EPO) polymorphic file infector. It will infect executable files on local, removable and remote shared drives. The [...]