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  • Don’t let these gaming threats give you a Game Over
    by Malwarebytes Labs on September 21, 2017 at 8:24 pm

    With the first day of the UK's biggest gaming event, EGX, opening its doors, we decided to roundup the most common gaming threats we see on a daily basis. Categories: Cybercrime Social engineering Tags: consoleemulatorsgamesgamingMobilepcscamssteamvideo games (Read more...) The post Don’t let these gaming threats give you a Game Over appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • Fake IRS notice delivers customized spying tool
    by Jérôme Segura on September 21, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    Threat actors leverage a Microsoft Office exploit to spy on their victims. In this blog post, we will review its delivery mechanism and analyze the malware we observed, a modified version of a commercial Remote Administration Tool (RAT). Categories: Malware Threat analysis Tags: CP2000CVE-2017-0199docexploitIRSmalspammalwareOfficephishingratremote administration toolRMSspyword (Read more...) The post Fake IRS notice delivers customized spying tool appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • FTC providing partial refunds for Advanced Tech Support victims
    by William Tsing on September 20, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    Last month, the FTC announced the recovery of 10 million dollars from Advanced Tech Support. If you were a victim of ATS, also known as Inbound Call Experts (ICE), you might be able to get a partial refund of what they scammed from you. Categories: Government Security world Tags: Advanced Tech SupportfraudFTCscamtech support scamTSS (Read more...) The post FTC providing partial refunds for Advanced Tech Support victims appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • How to tell if your Mac is infected
    by Wendy Zamora on September 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    It’s time to start taking a closer look at your Mac. Is it acting like its normal, reliable self? Or is it exhibiting strange behavior? Here's how to tell if your Mac is infected. Categories: 101 Mac Tags: adwareanti-malware for MacApplemacMac infectedmac malwarePUPs (Read more...) The post How to tell if your Mac is infected appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • A week in security (September 11 – September 17)
    by Malwarebytes Labs on September 18, 2017 at 10:10 pm

    A compilation of security news and blog posts from the 11th - 17th September. We look at 0days, more Equifax developments, our usual smattering of blog posts, and more! Categories: Security world Week in security Tags: 0dayAndroidEquifaxLinkedInmalwarephishingroundupweek in security (Read more...) The post A week in security (September 11 – September 17) appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]