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KevDroid – Malware for Android

Due to the increasing number of smartphone users, many hackers have decided to focus their efforts on creating newer and more advanced malware viruses for Android devices. One of the most recent examples of a newly released malware for Android is a virus called KevDroid which has been detected by...

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Hiddenminer – Android Malware Mining Monero Cryptocurrency

A new android malware has been found! Android malware is becoming more and more widespread and newer versions of various types of malicious software for Android devices are getting released pretty much every week (if not every day). Recently, yet another cryptomining Android malware app has been...

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RottenSys – an Android Malware

Recently, a new widespread Android malware infection was reported that seems to have affected nearly 5 million devices. The name of the threat is RottenSys and according to researchers the malicious component comes pre-installed on newly-purchased Android smartphones. Devices from brands such as...

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Saposhi – A New DDoS Malware

New Threat on the rise Recently, security researchers have reported the emergence of a new malicious cyber-threat called Saposhi which is a DDoS type of malware. You might have already hear about the Reaper and the Mirai viruses – those two malware programs were a common cyber-security issue...

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A component of Trisis Malware has been publicly available since...

  Recently, several security companies warned about the online presence of a cyber-weapon component that has been publicly available online since the 22nd of December, 2017. The said component is a file called “Library.zip” and it is the missing piece of a cyber-threat known under the name...

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Skygofree – a Highly Advanced Android Malware

Recently, the Kaspersky Lab research team discovered and reported the existence of an Android piece of malware named Skygofree that is highly-advanced and can be used to spy on the users and their message-related apps (Messenger, WhatsApp, Viber, etc.) using a number of different methods. Here are...

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IOHIDeous Zero-day Vulnerability on MacOS

Two days ago, on the last day of 2017, a security researcher known under the alias of Siguza made a post about a very old MacOS/IOHIDFamily vulnerability that he found recently. The IOHIDFamily kernel driver is what handles different user interactions with the device (for instance, logging in or...

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Loapi – Android Virus Destroys Your Mobile Phone!

A new scary Android virus has been identified – its name Loapi! The online world is full of all sorts of malicious programs that can cause a variety of problems for the users of the devices infected by them. With the growing popularity of smart-tech devices such as smartphones and tablets...

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Nvidia Announces Its Latest GPU – Titan V

Today Nvidia’s CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang, made a rather unexpected announcement regarding the release of Nvidia’s latest PC GPU named Titan V which comes with 12GB of HBM2 memory and 110 teraflops of computing power. This new GPU is set to outperform all of its predecessors (with the exception of...

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Firefox 57/Firefox Quantum overview

Tomorrow, the 14th of November, will be the Firefox 57 release date – the official name of the of this new version of the browser is Firefox Quantum. This will be the latest version of one of the most popular and widely used web browsers, Mozilla Firefox, and here, we will go over the main...