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MADRID—As the investigation continues into the backdoor planted inside CCleaner, two members of parent company Avast’s threat intelligence team said today the desktop and cloud versions of the popular software contained different payloads. The revelation was made during a talk at Virus Bulletin 2017 during which Jakub Kroustek and Jiri Bracek shared technical details on […]

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Avast announced the acquisition of Czech-based Inmite, a startup company that develops applications for Android, iOS and Windows Phone, thus taking a large step forward to increasing its presence in the mobile world.Since cybercriminals have already started to target mobile platforms, the security firm seeks to improve their products to work on these devices.Vince Steckler, […]

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Security researchers at Avast have documented a case where the Trojan is delivered to the potential victim through an email that poses as a legitimate debt notification. It targets banks in the Czech Republic.Back in 2012, when it was first reported, Tinba recorded high activity in Turkey, but the current malicious campaign may be conducted […]

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