Ransomware for Thermostats

August 8, 2016By Tyler Moffitt

  We all know that Internet of Things (IoT) is the future and that everything from your refrigerator to your toaster may eventually connect to the internet. With that being the case, it’s important…read more

Chimera Keys Leaked From Rival Ransomware Author

July 29, 2016By Tyler Moffitt

  Encrypting ransomware is so popular now that competitors will sabotage one another to get the upper hand. This is refreshing for victims, however, as they reap the benefit of these potential clashes between…read more

Threat Recap: Week of July 25th

July 29, 2016By Connor Madsen

There’s a lot that happens in the security world, with many stories getting lost in the mix. In an effort to keep our readers informed and updated, we present the Webroot Threat Recap, highlighting 5…read more

Threat Recap: Week of July 18th

July 22, 2016By Connor Madsen

There’s a lot that happens in the security world, with many stories getting lost in the mix. In an effort to keep our readers informed and updated, we present the Webroot Threat Recap, highlighting 5…read more

Cerber Ransomware: The Facts

July 22, 2016By Tyler Moffitt

Cerber is yet another newer ransomware that has been gaining some traction over the past couple months, so we’re providing a breakdown of this new variant. First, here is how it looks: Unlike some other…read more

CryptoMix Ransomware: What You Should Know

July 22, 2016By Tyler Moffitt

CrytpoMix has been gaining some traction over the past few months, so it’s a good idea that we provide a rundown of this variant in the ransomware family. This is ‘barebones ransomware’, so victims aren’t presented…read more

Threat Recap: Week of July 11th

July 15, 2016By Connor Madsen

HSBC Sites Downed Briefly After Cyber Attack Earlier this week, it was reported that HSBC had been the victim of a cyber attack and both it’s US and UK sites had been taken…read more

Threat Recap: Week of June 27th

July 1, 2016By Connor Madsen

There’s a lot that happens in the security world, with many stories getting lost in the mix. In an effort to keep our readers informed and updated, we present the Webroot Threat Recap, highlighting 5…read more

Threat Recap: Week of June 20th

June 24, 2016By Connor Madsen

There’s a lot that happens in the security world, with many stories getting lost in the mix. In an effort to keep our readers informed and updated, we present the Webroot Threat Recap, highlighting 5…read more

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