Security Knowledge [Oct, 1, 2014]

Get Rich Quick or Reboot Trying: The State of CyberCrime in 2014

It’s 2014: Money is digital and criminals are too. What are you doing to ensure that you’re protected?

Alerts & Outbreaks [Oct, 1, 2014]

Ransomware Alert: Digitally Signed CryptoWall through Malvertising

A malicious advertising, or “malvertising,” campaign is currently serving a digitally signed variant of the CryptoWall ransomware through Alexa top 15,000 websites.

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Emsisoft News [Sep, 27, 2014]

A Statement from Emsisoft on WikiLeaks and the FinFisher malware

As an anti-malware company with German roots, Emsisoft is not unaffected by WikiLeaks and FinFisher. We’d like to let all of you know that we do not “whitelist” any type of lawful interception malware.

Security Knowledge [Sep, 26, 2014]

WikiLeaks exposed how much governments spend on FinFisher malware to spy on their citizens

Oppressive regimes are buying surveillance malware. Shouldn’t there be some control to ensure that developers like FinFisher don’t sell their products to questionable governments?

Alerts & Outbreaks [Sep, 25, 2014]

Critical Bash Bug “Shellshock” might be as big as Heartbleed

Any Linux, Unix, or Mac OS X machine running versions 1.14.0 to 4.3 of the Bash command interpreter is vulnerable to remote execution of malicious code.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Sep, 22, 2014]

Home Depot – 56 million Cards, Largest Retail Breach on Record

Between April and September 2014, approximately 56 million unique payment card credentials were stolen using malware. That’s the largest point of sale data breach on record.

Security Knowledge [Sep, 19, 2014]

What’s the point of having a firewall?

Everyone knows the term firewall, but few people know why they would ever need one. Here we explain some firewall basics, to help you decide what’s right for you.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Sep, 18, 2014]

Alert: eBay iPhone Listings Redirecting to Phishing Pages

Alert! eBay item listings are redirecting to phishing pages. Cross site scripting has been found in use.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Sep, 18, 2014]

Hackers want to steal your Amazon account… using Kindle eBooks?

Do you think about security when you download an eBook? What if that eBook could allow a hacker to access your Amazon account and max out all its credit cards?

Reviews & Awards [Sep, 18, 2014]

The Emsisoft Emergency Kit is a Komputerswiat Editor’s Choice!

Komputerswiat.pl has named the Emsisoft Emergency Kit an Editor’s Choice! And who said you couldn’t get malware-free for free?

Alerts & Outbreaks [Sep, 17, 2014]

Alert! Default Browser app on 75% of Androids is vulnerable

A flaw in the Android Browser app allows attackers to steal personal info and hijack authenticated sessions. All Android versions prior to 4.4 are affected.

Reviews & Awards [Sep, 15, 2014]

AV Lab: “If you need solid protection…Emsisoft Internet Security is for you.”

“If you need solid protection with advanced and effective technologies to detect the entire spectrum of threats – Emsisoft Internet Security 9 is for you.” – AVLab.pl

Alerts & Outbreaks [Sep, 11, 2014]

5 Million Gmail Usernames and Passwords Compromised

5 million Gmail usernames & passwords were dumped on a Bitcoin forum. Don’t wait to find out if you’re affected – just change your password and enable 2FA. Here’s how.