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.
Close to 50,000 Minecraft accounts infected with malware designed to reformat hard-drives and more.17 April 2018 min read
Beware of websites with cryptominer embedded as it could impact your computer speed while you lend your CPU resources to help mine cryptocurrency.13 October 2017 min read
Fake tools, that are actually malicious, promise more YouTube subscribers or gaming coins.11 July 2016 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
Cybercriminals are using Facebook’s app platform to display a phishing page under the legitimate Facebook domain and TLS certificate.3 May 2016 min read