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Operation Windigo: "Good job, ESET!" says malware author

Following the recognition at Virus Bulletin 2014 of ESET’s research on Operation Windigo, I took the opportunity to ask Marc-Etienne Léveillé – who worked directly on the Operation Windigo report...

Will we ever fix ‘broken’ USB stick security?

...ere plugged into student machines. The findings w...

Metadata from phone calls ‘reveals personal information’

...akes a call to a pharmacy/drugstore, a cardiologist a...

The security review: Online safety for families and TalkTalk

...his, if you’re running Adobe Flash on your Windows, Mac...

Adobe warns of Flash zero-day vulnerability, being actively exploited by online criminals

...n your Windows, Mac, Linux or Chrome OS computer y...ersions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Chrome OS. S...dvice: “Adobe flash is still found on way too many mac...

11 things you can do to protect against ransomware, including Cryptolocker

...erson’s machine, but as always, those techniques either b...ictim’s machine. Why is Cryptolocker so noteworthy? One s...housands of machines have been affected, though it is e...

Jigsaw and how ransomware is becoming more aggressive with new features

There is no doubt that criminals have found a mechanism in ransomware enabling them to obtain significant benefits with relatively little effort. And the information stored by computers is much...

FBI: No, you shouldn't pay ransomware extortionists

The roll call of organisations hit by ransomware attacks is depressingly long - hospitals, government departments, school districts, banks, businesses small and large... even law enforcement agencies haven't been able...

Authentication 101

Authentication may sound like a very complicated concept, but it’s quite simple: a way of showing that you are who you say you are. In the offline world this process...

Security Bulletin: Steps you should take to fix a Java SE security risk on your computer

...elow if you are using a Mac or Linux system). Here i...

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