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BackDoor.TeamViewerENT.1 – TeamViewer Trojan Can Spy On You

There have been some trojans that install malicious versions of the TeamViewer software circulating since 2011. Dr. Web has posted a new iteration of this tojan, calling it BackDoor.TeamViewerENT.1. All iterations of this trojan have been distributed under the name Spy-Agent. The Trojan is used to install additional malware such as keyloggers and form grabbers [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Malware, Security|

CryptoWall 4.0 Ransomware Updated

The CryptoWall ransomware has been updated to make it more difficult for users to recover their encrypted data. The latest version of CryptoWall, version 4.0, will now alter the file names of data that it has encrypted to prevent victims from determining exactly what has been affected by the program. In addition, ransomware will now [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Ransomware, Security|

Delete/ Remove Win32/TrojanDownloader.Waski.A Trojan Virus

Win32/TrojanDownloader.Waski.A is a trojan that silently downloads and installs other programs without consent. This could include the installation of additional malware or malware components to an affected computer. It can also spread itself by sending emails out on your behalf to people in your address book. TrojanDownloader:Win32/Waski.A creates the following files on your computer: c:documents [...]

By | December 4th, 2014|Security, Virus|

Virus Removal: boo/cidox.b

The boo/cidox.b virus can cause various problems on your system, including installing itself into the bootsector of your computer, the Master Boot Record (MBR). It can cause BSODs (Blue Screen Of Death), making your system inoperable. I recently had a client infected with this and their computer was getting a BSOD with a 0x50 PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA [...]

By | July 14th, 2014|Security, Virus|

“Red October” Malware Targets Governments Worldwide

Kaspersky Labs has discovered a new malware that targets members of governments, political groups, and research institutions, called Red October, or Rocra. This malware mostly targets Eastern Europe, former USSR members, and central Asia, with a few sightings in North America. The malware is sent via a spear-phishing email which, according to the firm, targets [...]

By | January 14th, 2013|Malware, Security|

Virus Removal: Win32.Sality

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 [...]

By | May 17th, 2012|Security|
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