GandCrab v5 has been released with a few noticeable changes. The first change is that the ransomware now uses a random 5 character extension for encrypted files and a new HTML ransom note.
In a bizarre sequence of events, after the CRM software company Zoho was taken offline by their domain registrar, they posted to Twitter asking for help getting their service back up and running again. When Zoho customer's contacted TierraNet, they were told the CRM service was taken down due to phishing violations.
Microsoft today announced the Office 2019 productivity suite for commercial customers and you can now try the update on your Windows and Mac device. The new version of Office comes with several features that have been previously released on Office 365.
A security researcher shows on Mojave's release day that Apple's latest privacy protection implementations in macOS are not sufficiently strong.
Last year, Microsoft used Ignite to highlight its new AI initiatives and a new search experience for Office. Today at the Ignite 2018 conference, Microsoft detailed about a redefined search experience that will be used across all Microsoft services and within Windows.
At the Ignite developer's conference today, Microsoft announces that the Azure cloud platform will soon integrate data protection features that keep information safe from the looming threat of a data breach.
In this deal you get access to 9 courses with over 100 hours of training that help you prepare for the Cisco Network certification exams. This bundle normally costs $801 but has been discounted 92% to $59.
At today's Ignite 2018 conference, Microsoft announced a new end-to-end security solution called Microsoft Threat Protection. Microsoft Threat Protection is designed to provide a view of an organization's overall threat landscape so that administrators can easily spot new threats and attacks.
To protect against embarrassing situations while in video meetings, Microsoft introduced a feature called Background blur in Microsoft Teams. This AI driven feature will use facial recognition to automatically blur out your background while in a video meeting using Teams.
Cloudflare announces today support for encrypted Server Name Indication, a mechanism that makes it more difficult to track user's browsing.
With the release of Chrome 69, it was discovered that when you log into your Google account, or any Google service for that matter, you will also be automatically logged into Chrome whether you want to or not.
Today's deal is for a bundle with 6 courses and over 57 hours on on how to use Xamarin to create cross-platform applications using C#. This bundle is normally priced at $1,046, but has been discounted 96% to $35 as part of this deal.
Western Digital has just released an hotfix firmware update to resolve the authentication bypass vulnerability (CVE-2018-17153) that had remained unpatched for over a year. This vulnerability allowed anyone to bypass authentication and get administrative access to the router.
This has been a busy week. We had a brewery hit, an airport's flight and arrival time displays taken out, and Dharma deciding to release three different variants in one week. The NSA CodeBreaker Challenge was also kicked off today and it has a ransomware theme this year.
This week we have seen three new Dharma Ransomware variants released that append either the .Gamma, .Bkp, & .Monro extensions to encrypted files.
The KB4457139 is now available for Windows 7 via Windows Update and Microsoft's Update Catalog. Windows 7 KB4457139 is an optional update and it includes improvements and fixes that were part of KB4457144.
Attackers are using freelance job sites such as fiverr and Freelancer to distribute malware disguised as job offers. These job offers contain attachments that pretends to be the job brief, but are actually installers for keyloggers such as Agent Tesla or Remote Access Trojan (RATs).