AutoCAD Adware Trojans Target Techies

July 1, 2009By Andrew Brandt

Every once in a while, you hear whispers or rumors about specially-crafted, targeted malware designed to steal a specific piece of data from a particular victim. The data thieves, in these limited cases,…read more

Adware client tags you as its pitchman

May 21, 2009By Andrew Brandt

Over the past week, someone has been spamming the file sharing site ThePirateBay.org with comments advertising a new “product” called BittorrentBooster. According to the site’s administrators, the spammer used a large number of…read more

Adware Purveyors Panning for Search Gold

March 27, 2009By Andrew Brandt

We know most adware companies are shameless in their pursuit of revenue, but it’s been a while since we’ve seen anything as bizarre (or hilariously bold) as the sales pitch from a relative…read more

New Malware Ruins Firefox

March 25, 2009By Andrew Brandt

Late last year, we read all the buzz about ChromeInject, a malicious DLL that was being billed as the first malware specifically targeting Firefox. It was interesting to see that someone built a…read more

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