A former employee of the antivirus industry … stole the data of thousands of customers and sold them to fraudsters

It happens. Trend Micro is a well-known player in the security and anti-virus industry. However, it turns out that even there you can find black sheep that use the tools given to them for unethical purposes. How can we read from the Trend Micro statement – "A former employee of the company had an incorrect … Read moreA former employee of the antivirus industry … stole the data of thousands of customers and sold them to fraudsters

The Windows 10 update corrupts the built-in anti-virus function

A new day, new problems. Microsoft does not give respite to some people using Windows 10. The latest setback from the Redmond giant shows that it is worth ensuring that the system is updated to the latest version. Cumulative update number KB4520062 from October 15, it spoiled the anti-virus pre-installed on people using Windows 10 … Read moreThe Windows 10 update corrupts the built-in anti-virus function

Is antivirus still needed in 2019? Here are the 4 most popular myths

We refute the 4 most popular myths about AV programs. The modern Internet is full of threats and it is not a week that the media do not provide information about a new malicious program used to attack users' devices. They watch over the safety of Internet users antivirus programswhose sales have, however, recently fallen. … Read moreIs antivirus still needed in 2019? Here are the 4 most popular myths

FaceApp in the crosshairs of fraudsters – fake versions install malware

The creators of FaceApp have another problem. The controversial application served as a cover for numerous fraudsters publishing copies of the program with “bonuses” for users in digital distribution stores and on various sites. The FaceApp application has recently gained considerable publicity. Only that it results not only from using it as part of another … Read moreFaceApp in the crosshairs of fraudsters – fake versions install malware

Many Windows drivers are vulnerable. The vulnerabilities could allow hacker attacks

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Over 40 different Windows drivers have dangerous errors. They were found by specialists from Eclypsium who disclosed information in Las Vegas during the DEF CON conference. The vulnerabilities are quite serious and allow code execution and attacks. There is a problem with software from 20 hardware manufacturers. When installing various Windows drivers, we often don’t … Read moreMany Windows drivers are vulnerable. The vulnerabilities could allow hacker attacks

A man was arrested who was engaged in the mass sale of stolen accounts to Netflix and Spotify

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Over a million stolen logins and passwords. In Australia, a man was arrested who earned about 211,000 dollars from stolen login data. Sources report that he was associated with the site WickedGen.com, which reportedly has been gathering a large database of users willing to buy illegal accounts for a long time. The Australian citizen had … Read moreA man was arrested who was engaged in the mass sale of stolen accounts to Netflix and Spotify