Alexej is a junior malware analyst and operator at Avast Software, specializing in analyzing web-based dangers and other non-executables. When he’s not saving the world from cyber criminals, Alexej writes about web injections and phishing threats.
Beware of websites with cryptominer embedded as it could impact your computer speed while you lend your CPU resources to help mine cryptocurrency13 October 2017 min read
Know how to detect and outsmart any phishing scam.12 August 2017 min read
A laughable fake Avast alert email tries to harvest email addresses via a spam message and leads to several malicious domains.9 June 2016 min read
Locky is ransomware targeting PCs in small businesses. Avast detects and protects you from this ransomware. Read more about how it works.19 May 2016 min read