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News sites faked to promote phony Covid-19 survival book

Scam websites tricked over 10,000 people to visit a fake shop selling a book which can actually be downloaded for free

4 May 2020 min read

CNN, People Magazine and CNBC News sites faked to promote phony pandemic survival book

perex__ Scam websites have tricked over 10,000 people in the U.S. to visit a fake shop selling a book for $37 which can actually be downloaded for free

Scam websites have tricked over 10,000 people in the U.S. to visit a fake shop selling a book for $37 which can actually be downloaded for free

23 April 2020 min read

Malvertising Campaign Taking Advantage of COVID-19 Targeting Internet Explorer Users to Steal their Information

perex__ Fallout Exploit Kit used to distribute Kpot v2.0 to people using outdated versions of Internet Explorer

Fallout Exploit Kit used to distribute Kpot v2.0 to people using outdated versions of Internet Explorer

16 April 2020 min read

How do Covid-19 scams happen?

perex__ Taking advantage of people’s emotions, attackers aim to deceive victims into sending money and sharing personal information

Taking advantage of people’s emotions, attackers aim to deceive victims into sending money and sharing personal information

14 April 2020 min read

Hospitals need to protect themselves from digital viruses now more than ever

perex__ {value=Follow these tips on how hospitals can make themselves more resilient to ransomware attacks, and what to do if it happens}

Follow these tips on how hospitals can make themselves more resilient to ransomware attacks, and what to do if it happens

20 March 2020 min read

Apklab.io releases COVID-19 Threat Intelligence telemetry for the public

perex__ {value=Wondering if that coronavirus app is legitimate? Submit it to apklab.io and find out. }

Wondering if that coronavirus app is legitimate? Submit it to apklab.io and find out.

18 March 2020 min read

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Iranian Coronavirus app collecting sensitive information

perex__ Apklab.io helps to uncover Iranian Coronavirus app collecting sensitive information

Apklab.io helps to uncover Iranian Coronavirus app collecting sensitive information

11 March 2020 min read

Avast Threat Labs team uncovers router attacks that sent Brazilian users to phishing pages

perex__ Malicious landing pages infected routers, sending users to phishing pages posing as banking sites and Netflix

Malicious landing pages infected routers, sending users to phishing pages posing as banking sites and Netflix

6 December 2019 min read

Avast foresees sophisticated email malware and new AI privacy protections for 2020

perex__ In its annual Threat Landscape Report, Avast experts also predict more mobile subscription scams and new attempts to steal IoT data

In its annual Threat Landscape Report, Avast experts also predict more mobile subscription scams and new attempts to steal IoT data

4 December 2019 min read

Pulling back the curtain on a banking botnet

perex__ Security mistakes exposed a criminal syndicate that accessed millions of Euros in the bank accounts of an estimated 800,000 victims

Security mistakes exposed a criminal syndicate that accessed millions of Euros in the bank accounts of an estimated 800,000 victims

2 October 2019 min read

Flashlight apps on Google Play request up to 77 permissions each, Avast finds

perex__ Researchers analyze 937 flashlight apps and find permission requests that could expose users

Researchers analyze 937 flashlight apps and find permission requests that could expose users

10 September 2019 min read

Avast discovers widespread security flaws in GPS child trackers

perex__ Researchers warn consumers about vulnerabilities affecting nearly 30 models for sale on large online retailers

Researchers warn consumers about vulnerabilities affecting nearly 30 models for sale on large online retailers

5 September 2019 min read