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  • RoughTed: The anti ad-blocker malvertiser
    by Jérôme Segura on May 25, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    A look at RoughTed, a purveyor of ad-blocker aware malvertising responsible for a range of scams, exploits, and malware. Categories: Cybercrime Malware Tags: ad-mavenadwareexploit kitsexploitsMagnitudemalvertisingPUPsRIGRoughTedscamstech support scamstrojan (Read more...) The post RoughTed: The anti ad-blocker malvertiser appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • 5 Unsettling cyberthreats
    by William Tsing on May 24, 2017 at 6:39 pm

    Cyberthreats are typically boring, repetitive, and require a reasonably predictable remediation process. Here are 5 cyberthreats that if you’re not frightened by, you should be. Categories: Security world Technology Tags: botnetcyberthreatsddosIoTlawmiraiMirai botnetRATsvnc (Read more...) The post 5 Unsettling cyberthreats appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • Stealing Windows credentials using Google Chrome
    by Pieter Arntz on May 23, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    This article explains how Chrome users are at risk of spilling their Microsoft Authentication credentials by simply visiting the wrong site. Categories: Cybercrime Exploits Tags: Adylkuzzchromemicrosoft authenticationransomwarescfShell Command FileSMBWanaCryptWindows Explorer (Read more...) The post Stealing Windows credentials using Google Chrome appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • Mobile Menace Monday: Ransomware targets Tencent users
    by Nathan Collier on May 22, 2017 at 2:00 pm

    Because Android ransomware is on the raise, users should be extra cautious. Categories: Cybercrime Mobile Tags: AndroidAnti-MalwareKoler TrojanmalwareMobileransomwareSLockertriple mtrojan (Read more...) The post Mobile Menace Monday: Ransomware targets Tencent users appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • A week in security (May 15 – May 21)
    by Malwarebytes Labs on May 22, 2017 at 1:59 pm

    A compilation of notable security news and blog posts from the 15th of May to the 21st. We covered WannaCry, Privacy Awareness week, and what to do when you suspect stolen personal data. Categories: Security world Week in security Tags: biohacketernalrocksprivacy awareness weekssd vulnerabilitystolen dataWannaCryweekly blog roundupwikileaks (Read more...) The post A week in security (May 15 – May 21) appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]