Security Knowledge [Apr, 22, 2017]

Women in science: cyber security and the gender gap

For this Earth Day in support of March for Science, we sit down with Elise and Sarah – two women making their mark in the Emsisoft Malware Lab

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Security Knowledge [Apr, 19, 2017]

Common phishing scams and how to prevent them

Phishing scams are getting more and more sophisticated every day. In this post, we show you the most common phishing scams and how to spot them.

Security Knowledge [Apr, 11, 2017]

Mobile malware targets Android users

Your mobile phone is the journal of your digital life. Who is reading yours? Emsisoft explores mobile malware and the best ways for you to prevent it.

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Apr, 4, 2017]

Remove Cry9 ransomware with Emsisoft’s free decrypter

Emsisoft released a free decrypter to remove the newest strain of CryptON ransomware (including Cry9, X3M and Nemesis variants) from infected systems.

Enterprise, Product, Security Knowledge [Apr, 4, 2017]

How-to: Administrator’s guide to remote management of Emsisoft Anti-Malware

Whether you are an administrator for your organization’s IT infrastructure, a value-added reseller (VAR) or an antivirus enthusiast, you will enjoy the new convenience features of Emsisoft Enterprise Console.

Emsisoft News, Enterprise, Product [Mar, 30, 2017]

New in 2017.3: Improved protection, scan of removable drives, and more

The Emsisoft 2017.3 product update brings improvements to block new malware- and ransomware-behavior, an improved surf protection to block malware- and phishing-hosts, and a scan option when connecting new USB devices.

Security Knowledge [Mar, 30, 2017]

Spotlight on Ransomware: Common infection methods

Part one in our ‘Spotlight on Ransomware’ series focuses on common ransomware infection methods with practical steps to protect your data.

Security Knowledge [Mar, 28, 2017]

Emsisoft explores the worst passwords of 2016

Find the worst passwords of the year and how to manage them correctly.

Emsisoft News [Mar, 13, 2017]

Team up for better surf protection: Online and in the water

Emsisoft proudly announces the launch of their surf protection campaign with Surf Life Saving New Zealand.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Mar, 9, 2017]

Concerned about the Wikileaks Vault 7 revelations? Here is everything we know.

Wikileaks has released a cache of CIA documents outlining exploit methods for 21 anti-malware security products. Emsisoft is not on the list. Here’s what you need to know.

Emsisoft News [Mar, 8, 2017]

Behind the scenes: Surf protection drones in action

Go behind the scenes of Emsisoft’s surf protection trial at Manganui Beach, and find out how drones and GPS drifters provide crucial data to protect surfers.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Mar, 7, 2017]

Emsisoft releases free decrypter for CryptON ransomware

Emsisoft released a free decrypter to remove CryptON ransomware (including X3M and Nemesis variants) from infected systems.

Reviews & Awards [Mar, 3, 2017]

Emsisoft Mobile Security scores 100% malware detection rate

Emsisoft Mobile Security scored a 100% malware detection rate in AV-Comparatives’ biggest ever Android security app test.

Emsisoft News, Product, Security Knowledge [Feb, 28, 2017]

New in 2017.2: Faster software startup and more

The Emsisoft 2017.2 product update brings speed improvements when restarting the software, better Windows Security Center integration, new scan settings options and more.

Emsisoft News, Security Knowledge [Feb, 28, 2017]

Emsisoft feature highlight: Exclusions for scanning and monitoring

Emsisoft’s sophisticated Exclusions feature helps power users and admins to customize monitoring and scanning requirements using wildcards and environmental variables.

Emsisoft News, Security Knowledge [Feb, 17, 2017]

Emsisoft reverses and decrypts Hermes ransomware in real-time

Emsisoft CTO and Head of our Malware Research Lab, Fabian Wosar, cracks Hermes Ransomware by attacking the encryption generator.

Security Knowledge [Feb, 16, 2017]

How to remove ransomware the right way: A step-by-step guide

Been infected with ransomware? Don’t panic! Follow our step-by-step guide to identify and remove ransomware.

Security Knowledge [Feb, 13, 2017]

Don’t spread the love: Valentine’s Day scams to look out for

Stay safe online this Valentine’s Day. These are the top three scams to look out for.