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  • Cloudflare’s new DNS service
    by Pieter Arntz on April 20, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    Is it worth your time to change your default DNS servers? That depends on your wishes and whether you can gains some speed. Categories: How-tos Technology (Read more...) The post Cloudflare’s new DNS service appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • Perspectives on Russian hacking
    by Christopher Boyd on April 19, 2018 at 4:42 pm

    Malware research analyst Chris Boyd recently had an in-depth chat with SCMagazine about Russian hacking, malware, and social engineering. Here, he summarizes some of the key findings from his discussion and the other researchers interviewed. Categories: Cybercrime Hacking Tags: APTfundingnation stateransomwarerussiasocial networksspam botstwitteruk (Read more...) The post Perspectives on Russian hacking appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • PBot: a Python-based adware
    by hasherezade on April 18, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    Recently, we came across a Python-based sample dropped by an exploit kit. Although it arrives under the disguise of a MinerBlocker, it has nothing in common with miners. In fact, it seems to be PBot: a Python-based adware. Categories: Malware Threat analysis Tags: adwarePBotpbot adwarepythonpython-based adware (Read more...) The post PBot: a Python-based adware appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • Magnitude exploit kit switches to GandCrab ransomware
    by Jérôme Segura on April 17, 2018 at 4:58 pm

    After being faithful to its own Magniber ransomware for several months, Magnitude EK joins others to adopt GandCrab. Categories: Exploits Threat analysis Tags: EKexploit kitgandcrabMagnituderansomware (Read more...) The post Magnitude exploit kit switches to GandCrab ransomware appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]

  • 5 cybersecurity questions retailers must ask to protect their businesses
    by Jovi Umawing on April 17, 2018 at 3:00 pm

    If retailers think they already have much to worry about, they have another thing coming— cybersecurity—and it's no longer something they can keep on the back burner. This piece helps retailers ask the right cybersecurity questions to protect their businesses. Categories: 101 Business Tags: breachbusiness securitycybersecurityddosfraudretailretail industryrisk management (Read more...) The post 5 cybersecurity questions retailers must ask to protect their businesses appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs. […]