Malwarebytes released an update today for its component package that fixes the problem with Windows 7 stations freezing. The problem was manifesting on systems with the Web Protection feature enabled in the security solution.
A newly released tool allows free recovery of files encrypted by some versions of GandCrab, a ransomware family that affected hundreds of thousands of people since the beginning of the year.
Cryptocurrency miners are now being distributed by a new campaign pretending to be Adobe Flash Player installers. While this is not new, this particular campaign is going the extra mile to appear legitimate by not only installing a miner, but also updating Flash Player as well.
A macOS security expert and former National Security Agency hacker has exposed a major shortcoming that generically affects many of these secondary defenses.
A powerful form of malware which can be used to distribute threats including Trojans, ransomware and malicious cryptocurrency mining software has been updated with a new technique which has rarely been seen in the wild.