Find out if your Google account has been hacked

Find out if your Google account has been hacked

Check to see if your Android device has been hit by Gooligan and what to do if it has. The Gooligan malware attack targeting Android devices has infected more than a million Google accounts and growing by 13,000 new users a day. It affects devices running Android 4...
Adware from French runs away and hides on 12M machines

Adware from French runs away and hides on 12M machines

Cisco’s Warren Mercer and Matthew Molyett are warning that software downloaded from sites run by French firm Tuto4PC likely included trojan backdoors. The Borg’s security arm, Talos, thinks some 12 million machines have been infected. The malware-bloated...
Bangladesh hack ‘targeted bank system software’

Bangladesh hack ‘targeted bank system software’

British defence contractor BAE Systems has claimed bank hackers in Bangladesh targeted software from Swift, a key part of the global financial system. According to a report from the Reuters news agency, BAE made the discovery after investigating the theft of $81...
Nemucod ransomware information

Nemucod ransomware information

Nemucod ransomware information This is a quick post on the recent Nemucod ransomware. Nemucod is (normally) a downloader which uses JavaScript  JScript (thanks Katja) to enter an unsuspecting user’s machine and download additional malware (depends on campaign...
Police department computers hit by virus attack

Police department computers hit by virus attack

A virus infected computer systems at Newark Police Department in New Jersey last week, taking four days to clean up. The police department said there was no evidence of any sort of data breach and that the attack “did not disrupt the delivery of emergency...