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Avoid mysterious email links and attachments

Ransomware encrypts your files and demands payment for their decryption. It usually starts with a malicious link or attachment targeting vulnerability in outdated software. Don’t click these items if you don’t recognize them and/or if they were flagged by your security software. Also, never pay ransoms, since they don’t guarantee safe return.

What will ransomware look like after WannaCry?

Ransomware has re-entered the public eye with the recent WannaCry campaign.

Total Defense products detect the known variations of the GoldenEye / Petya ransomware.

Total Defense has identified a massive ransomware attack that is currently unfolding worldwide. Preliminary information shows that the malware sample responsible for the infection is an almost identical clone of the GoldenEye ransomware family. Total Defense products detect the currently known samples of this new “GoldenEye/Petya” ransomware. Recently ransomware has become one of the most […]

The 3 worst computer viruses of all time

Here, we’ll look at three of the most infamous and damaging computer viruses in history.

Total Defense products detect the known variations of the WannaCry ransomware.

As you have probably seen in the news, a ransomware called WannaCry is propagating and has hit several large organizations across the globe this weekend. Total Defense customers are not affected by the new family of ransomware spreading massively This new threat combines a ransomware payload with a wormable behavior, making it the world’s most […]