Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 31, 2014]

Steam Chat malware steals financial information with one-click

Hackers are using the Steam Chat room to spread dangerous malware by sending hyperlinks that appear to come from a trusted friend.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 31, 2014]

Cyber Fallout! South Korean nuclear reactor breached with USB malware

South Korean nuclear reactor was breached with an unauthorized USB device containing malware.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 30, 2014]

Hackers use AirAsia flight disaster to phish and spread malware

Hackers lure social media users into clicking on appealing news headlines that lead to sites with malware and malicious files.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 30, 2014]

Pirated downloads of The Interview spread malware to Android devices

The app Android/Badaccents claims to download the movie The Interview, but instead torments Android users who download the app with a banking trojan that has already infected more than 20,000 users.

Emsisoft News [Dec, 27, 2014]

2014 Recap: What Happened in Internet Security and at Emsisoft

Bye, bye 2014 – what an exciting year! Emsisoft’s founder and CEO Christian Mairoll looks back on 2014: happenings at the malware-protection front, and exciting changes at Emsisoft as a company.

[Dec, 26, 2014]

Chthonic trojan on the rise!

Chthonic trojan is infecting Microsoft products by stealing online banking information using spear-phising and web injection attacks.

[Dec, 25, 2014]

Merry Christmas from Emsisoft

It’s that time of the year…

Emsisoft News, Reviews & Awards [Dec, 24, 2014]

Emsisoft Anti-Malware for Server wins VB100 Award with 100% Detection Rate

Emsisoft Anti-Malware for Server detected all malware and received the highest award that Virus Bulletin offers.

Emsisoft News [Dec, 18, 2014]

Emsisoft donates 100% of Christmas sales income to local fundraiser

In the spirit of Christmas: Emsisoft will donate ALL revenue made from sales in the Emsisoft online store on December 25th, 2014 to children in need of a new school campus.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 17, 2014]

Fake WhatsApp emails, texts and voicemails spread malware to mobiles

Microsoft, BlackBerry, Android and (jailbroken) Apple phones infected with Inception/Cloud Atlas malware that steals sensitive user information.

Reviews & Awards [Dec, 16, 2014]

Fourth time in a row: Advanced+ ranking in Real-World Protection Test

Emsisoft received highest possible score in the four-month long Real-World Protection test from AV-Comparatives.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 13, 2014]

Syrian hackers deface the 5th largest bank in the United States

Pro Syrian hacker Dr.SHA6h claimed to be behind the hacks that took down online and mobile banking websites of the US Bank Corp.

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 12, 2014]

March (attack!) of the Penguins! Linux Turla Edition

Linux impregnable to malware? Last week, security researchers discovered a new trojan that infected Linux operating systems around the world, targeting government and pharmaceutical companies.

Reviews & Awards [Dec, 10, 2014]

Video Review: Emsisoft Internet Security 9 scores 100%

Detects, blocks and removes all malicious files, PUPs, URLs and executable files in test from Youtube technology channel MyITtech. One of the only programs in 2014 that scored all possible points!

Alerts & Outbreaks [Dec, 9, 2014]

Sony got hacked (again!) – no Playstation this Christmas?

Hackers warn to keep Sony even busier during the rest of the holiday month.

Security Knowledge [Dec, 8, 2014]

40 Reasons Why You DON’T Need An Antivirus

Do you ever think that you can outsmart viruses, worms, trojans and other types of malware on your own and that having an antivirus program is not necessary? We give you 40 reasons why you may be right.

[Dec, 3, 2014]

Stable update: Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Internet Security 9.0.0.4799 released

Emsisoft Anti-Malware & Emsisoft Internet Security 9.0.0.4799 released, with maintenance updates for improved usability, speed, detection and stability.