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Ransomware: How to avoid it and what to do if you’ve been infected

Ransomware has been exploding on the scene recently, and users need to be informed about it. 

Malware forces phones to call 911

A recent cyberattack underscored the importance of smartphone security. 

How to clean an infected PC

Is your computer compromise? Don’t lose hope!

Friends sent you a video on Facebook? Be careful, it could be a virus!

At least tens of thousands users have already become victims to a new virus on Facebook, masquerading as messages from friends and downloads malicious code onto computers worldwide.   “Watch the video by clicking on the picture which belongs to you. ..46” – that is the message received by many surfers. The statement included the […]

What can you do to protect yourself from these viruses and others?

Beware: First ransomware for Android has been discovered!

The first ransomware running on Android devices that encrypts files has been discovered – in contrast to earlier discoveries of heretic software also on the Android platform, which prevents access to files but does not encrypt them. During the last several year, the infamous CryptLocker, which runs on Windows Operating System, has been a prolific […]

Beware: Chrome malicious plugins

Hackers buy chrome plugins in order to turn them into malware. Virus developers put their hands on legitimate and popular plugins and turn them into hacking tools, specifically because the plugins are considered legitimate, most antivirus programs do not detect their activity. So how can you identify the affected plugins and dispose them? It is […]