Malware

All forms of software that act with malicious intent

From Russia with iPhone selling affiliate networks

September 27, 2012By Dancho Danchev

With affiliate networks continuing to represent among the few key growth factors of the cybercrime ecosystem, it shouldn’t be surprising that cybercriminals continue introducing new services and goods with questionable quality and sometimes…read more

Managed Ransomware-as-a-Service spotted in the wild

September 20, 2012By Dancho Danchev

Over the past several quarters, we’ve witnessed the rise of the so called Police Ransomware also known as Reveton. From fully working host lock down tactics, to localization in multiple languages and impersonation…read more

A New Zero-Day Vulnerability in Internet Explorer

September 18, 2012By Brenden Vaughan

By Brenden Vaughan A new zero-day vulnerability exploit has been identified in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer web browser versions 9 and below running on Windows XP, Vista and 7. Internet Explorer 10, which comes…read more

A Primer for Secure Coding in PHP and MySQL

September 13, 2012By jmcmanuswebroot

PHP is an incredibly popular language for creating dynamic web applications — websites such as Facebook are built on it. This can be attributed to many reasons; it is easy to learn, easy…read more

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