Makers of FTP application FileZilla have announced that tainted versions of their program are circulating the web. “StealZilla” steals FTP log-in credentials.
During the holiday season, Russian security software community Comss.ru held a “Why Emsisoft is Awesome” drawing contest. 1st place went to Peter Rodionov for his depiction of an Emsisoft warrior scanning the front for malware. Peter also illustrated an army of Emsisoft soldiers, with grey-bearded General Emsisoft leading the charge! For his impressive creativity, Peter […]
This Monday, password management app developer SplashData released a list of the 25 Worst Passwords of 2013. The complete list, which includes some of the weakest passwords known to humanity, is as follows…
Emsisoft received Silver in the “Real-World Protection” category of AV-Comparatives’ 2013 Summary Review. This is a notable achievement for us, especially since 2013 was the very first year we competed.
This Wednesday, reports emerged revealing that hackers have been scraping LinkedIn.com for profile data since May 2013. As yet, who these hackers are remains a mystery, but LinkedIn has already made plans to sue them for everything they may or may not be worth.
On January 3rd, independent cyber security company, Fox-IT, released a report revealing that someone had infected Yahoo’s advertising server with malware. Yet to be identified, the attacker loaded the server — which distributes advertisements to hundreds of thousands Yahoo users worldwide — with a slew of “malvertisements” designed to infect computers after a single click.