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]

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, 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.

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Jun, 11, 2010]

Twitter spam and some details

We wanted to add on some details on what we found after our research in regards to the Twitter spam emails. The original Trojan dropper sample named, Twitter_security_model_setup.exe is approximately 416768 bytes, having an icon similar to Windows Update notification On further analysis we found out the sample to be a variant of TDSS rootkit, […]

Alerts & Outbreaks, Emsisoft Lab [Jun, 8, 2010]

You’ve got Twit…err Problems!

There is a new spam going around dropping malicious binaries and variants of rogue security softwares. We got this specific email few hours ago There have been few alterations of the same email, ( More can be seen here ), and if looked closely all hyperlinked texts point to a non-twitter related url. We went […]

Emsisoft Lab, Security Knowledge [May, 21, 2010]

Rogue Security Software – Evolution, Protection and Awareness

Internet has come of age, and with it malicious software and related infections.  Viruses, Trojans and advertising software and popups have been there and the numbers have increased with time. With the advent of new century, especially in last 5 years, there has been an introduction to newer types of malicious software, namely spywares and […]