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  • Back to school cybersecurity: hints, tips, and links for a safer school year
    by Malwarebytes Labs on August 14, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    Term time is upon us once more, and soon the summer holidays will be a thing of the past. We offer up some handy hints and tips for better back to school cybersecurity, and link to numerous resources of our own to help parents and kids have a safer online experience this year. Categories: 101 FYI Tags: childrenkidsreturnschoolschool cybersecurityschoolkidssemestersummerterm (Read more...) The post Back to school cybersecurity: hints, tips, and links for a safer school year appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • Process Doppelgänging meets Process Hollowing in Osiris dropper
    by hasherezade on August 13, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    Process doppleganging, a rare technique of impersonating a process, was discovered last year, but hasn't been seen much in the wild since. It was an interesting surprise, then, to discover its use mixed in with Process Hollowing, yet another technique, in a dropper for the Osiris banking Trojan. Categories: Malware Threat analysis Tags: dropperkronososirisOsiris dropperprocess dopplegangingtrojan (Read more...) The post Process Doppelgänging meets Process Hollowing in Osiris dropper appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • A week in security (August 6 – August 12)
    by Malwarebytes Labs on August 13, 2018 at 4:37 pm

    A round-up of the security news from August 6 – August 12, including ransomware, interesting talks during BlackHat, botnets, and the evils of JavaScript. Categories: Security world Week in security Tags: botnetCTNT reportcybercrimeexploit kitsMeltdownransomwarerdprecaptrue cost of cybercrimetwitter botsweek in securityweekly blog roundupwhatsapp. javascript (Read more...) The post A week in security (August 6 – August 12) appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • How to protect your RDP access from ransomware attacks
    by Pieter Arntz on August 10, 2018 at 4:13 pm

    Ransomware distributors have started using RDP to gain access to business networks. Do you have your remote desktops under control? Categories: Business Security world Tags: businessransomwarerdpremote accessremote desktop protocol (Read more...) The post How to protect your RDP access from ransomware attacks appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • 8 everyday technologies that can make you vulnerable to cyberattacks
    by Kayla Matthews on August 9, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    The security vulnerabilities of the latest developments in tech have been well documented. But what about everyday technologies that have been around for a while or are widely adopted? Here are eight commonly-used tech conveniences that are not as ironclad as you might hope. Categories: 101 FYI Tags: cyberattackcyberattackseveryday technologiessmart phonessmart speakersvulnerabilitiesvulnerable (Read more...) The post 8 everyday technologies that can make you vulnerable to cyberattacks appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]