The Latest in IT Security

Posts Tagged ‘Potentially Unwanted Programs’

A potentially unwanted program (PUP) installs a fake Evernote that bypasses the security measures available in Chrome web browser, and starts spewing ads at the user.The name of the extension, Evernote Web, as well as its ID, is identical with that of the real component. Moreover, it directs the user to the legitimate entry in […]

Read more ...

Do you use Instagram on your mobile device? Well, you might want to look twice at that application, because bundling malware or potentially unwanted programs into Instagram-related software is all the rage now, according to San Jose, California-based security company Malwarebytes.  Malwarebytes experts examined a number of Windows programs advertising themselves as Instagram \image viewers,\ […]

Read more ...

Security experts from Malwarebytes warn users about a spam campaign thats designed to lure them to sites that host fake surveys and potentially unwanted programs. Fake job application emails are usually utilized by cybercriminals to recruit money moles, but in this case, the bogus notifications are used for a different purpose. The emails carry the […]

Read more ...

Categories

TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2019
WHITE PAPERS

Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
Many governments embrace mobile network operator (MNO) networks as ...

ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments

Social Networks