[Nov, 21, 2014]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware wins VB100 Award!

VB100 concludes: Excellent detection rate and user-friendly interface

Security Knowledge [Nov, 20, 2014]

The Wonders (and horrors) of Digital Steganography

Steganography. Now there’s a new word. It’s all about hiding things where no one would think to look for them – including malware!

Security Knowledge [Nov, 11, 2014]

Is it ethical to sell zero day exploits?

Is software safer in a world where zero day research is privatized? Or is vulnerability salesmanship simply Malware Lite?

Alerts & Outbreaks [Nov, 5, 2014]

Warning: Over 130,000 PCs infected by unimpressive Rovnix Trojan

The Rovnix trojan infected over 130,000 PCs around the world in 2014 alone. How was this possible? Mostly because people don’t know that Rovnix exists.

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Reviews & Awards [Nov, 4, 2014]

Emsisoft Detects Everything – 100% Prevention in MRG Effitas 360 Assessment!

Anti-malware should be more than just a cleanup crew. This MRG Effitas 360 Assessment proves Emsisoft can prevent 100% of the mess in the first place.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Nov, 1, 2014]

Small business owners beware, phone system hacks can cost you

Anyone already running an anti-malware is well aware of the risks of running a business with, and through, computers. But what about your phone system?

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 30, 2014]

Warning: All unpatched Drupal 7 sites assumed to be compromised

Drupal has published a Highly Critical Security Advisory: If you didn’t apply the Oct. 15th update, your website may be compromised.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 29, 2014]

Using Gmail Drafts to… Command and Control your Computer?

Malware writers are now communicating with their command and control servers as if they were secretly in love with them. Protect yourself from this new malware email trick.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 28, 2014]

Banking Trojan Alert: MS Word macros spreading Dridex

An ongoing Dridex spam campaign uses malicious macros in Microsoft Word documents to spread the credential-grabbing banking trojan.

Security Knowledge [Oct, 28, 2014]

Internet Zombie Defense Training, or: How Not to Become a Bot

Going on the Internet can be like walking through a post-apocalyptic city, where half the people you pass want to eat your brain. Don’t want to get bit? Then you should know about botnets.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 24, 2014]

CryptoWall Malvertisments on Yahoo, AOL, Match.com and More

A very large CryptoWall malvertising campaign has affected a number of top websites including: AOL, The Atlantic, Match.com, and three Yahoo subdomains.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 22, 2014]

Widespread Windows Zero Day affecting Microsoft Office Files

CVE-2014-6352 allows remote execution of malicious code through MS Office files. All supported versions of Windows, excluding Windows Server 2003, are affected.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 22, 2014]

Android Outbreak: Koler ransomware has learned how to worm

A new strain of the Koler Police Locker ransomware spreads by spamming every single person in your contacts list, through SMS. Watch out for those shortlinks!