Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Jun, 24, 2011]

Warning: New malware wants to steal your passwords

Social websites like Facebook or Twitter tend to be the number one channel to distribute new malware in 2011. This time a new bot targets Twitter users and spreads via the microblogging service.  Emsisoft Anti-Malware detects this malware as Worm.Win32.Ngrbot. Read this article to learn more about this new outbreak and how to protect against […]

Security Knowledge [Jun, 11, 2011]

HELP! My PC is infected with Malware! What should I do?

Follow this step-by-step guide to restore the full functionality of your PC as quickly as possible. Keep calm… An infection is not the end of the world. There is always a way to solve the problem. :) We can help you with this! 1. Remove the infection using Emsisoft Anti-Malware Download and install Emsisoft Anti-Malware. […]

Security Knowledge [Jun, 1, 2011]

How many viruses are created by Anti-virus companies?

A commentary by Christian Mairoll, CEO of Emsisoft Background As CEO of an Anti-virus company my friends and acquaintances often ask me “Who writes all these viruses?” and often hidden behind this question is the serious accusation of “You write them yourself, just to drum up business!”. If only it were that simple… The reality, […]