Today, Activision officially revealed Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare with an official trailer and heaps of information about the game. With a release date set for November 4th, 2016, Infinite Warfare bring the action into the future against an enemy called the Settlement Defense Front.
Australian computer scientist and business man Craig Wright, has declared that he is the bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto in a post on his blog and in an interview with the BBC. Many remain unconvinced as his proof does not appear to be standing up to the scrutiny of many bitcoin experts.
A new ransomware called Alpha Ransomware was discovered this week. This ransomware encrypts your data with AES-256 encryption and then demands $400 USD in the Amazon Gift Cards in order to get your files back. Thankfully a decryptor for this infection was able to be created.
A new deal is available for The Complete Android Developer Course. This course consists of 31+ hours of training by instructor Rob Percival where you will learn how to build 14 apps. This has been discounted 91% from its normal price of 199 USD to $17.
Using a technique revealed by security researcher Casey Smith, it is possible to install ransomware, or really any malware, through the use of remote scripts and Regsvr32.exe. Regsvr32.exe can be passed a URL to a specially crafted script that contains Jscript or VBScript, which will be executed when run.
Version 4.2 of TeslaCrypt has been released with quite a few modifications. The most notable change is that ranso notes have been heavily modified to only contain the necessary information to connect to the Command & Control servers.
Today we have a new deal for 8 courses consisting of over 78 hour of training from coding to web design. The Complete Computer Science Bundle has been discounted 89% from $367 to $39 USD.
Yesterday, a new ransomware called TrueCrypter was discovered by AVG malware analyst Jakub Kroustek. This ransomware encrypts your data using AES-256 encryption and then demands either .2 bitcoins or $115 USD in Amazon gift cards
Microsoft has pushed out build 14332 of the Windows 10 Insider Preview to insiders on the fast ring. The highlights of this release are Bash and Command Prompt improvements, Cortana being able to search Office 368 data, and improved battery life.
A new ransomware called CryptXXX was discovered by Kafeine last week. Based on his analysis it was determined that CryptXXX is affiliated with the developers of the Angler Exploit Kit as well as the Reveton ransomware family. Thankfully Kaspersky was able to release a free decryptor so victims can get their files back.
For those looking to take the Cisco, CompTIA, and Redhat exams, the site has a big discount on related online training bundle. There is currently a deal for 98% off a Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle. This course bundle normally go for $2,888.00, but has been discounted 98% to $49.00 USD.
A new fileless browser hijacker called Yeabests.cc or TopYea has been discovered. This infection creates a WMI event handler that executes a VBScript script every 10 seconds to infect your browsers shortcuts so it opens a site under the developers control.