Category - News

This category covers the News section of HowToRemove.Guide. We primarily focus on news in the security and anti-malware industry, but not limited to them, as we have recently engaged in broader interests related to browsers, operating systems and their relationship to hardware.

User experience  has become a driving factor on the internet, merging areas which were once clearly separated. A prime subject in this is the intersection between the user privacy we all covet and how new features introduced to safeguard that privacy can be exploited by malware creators.


In a technological world of rapid change, we at HowToRemove.Guide need to be fully aware of how that world changes to ensure we can be at the driving edge of knowledge on what malware creators can use against every day users.

And the first step to that is to be constantly informed of all coming changes.


A hacking group from Iran sells access to corporate networks

A hacking group from Iran, that has been attacking VPNs of different corporations over a period of several months, has now started selling access to some of the hacked networks to other hackers. In an attempt to monetize the compromised systems, the...


Cisco IOS XR vulnerability

Two days ago, on Saturday, the technology manufacturing company Cisco reported a newly-discovered (Zero-Day) vulnerability in their Internetwork Operating System (IOS) that is present in lots of Cisco products. The vulnerability is labeled as CVE...


Tesla factory targeted by hackers

A Russian hacker attempted to hire a Tesla employee occupied in Tesla’s factory in Sparks, Nevada. This week, US authorities arrested a Russian national who traveled to the United States with the intentions to hire and convince an employee working...


New QBot Trojan Hijacks Email Threads Outlook

QBot Trojan Malicious operators are utilizing a new QBot Trojan to intercept legal electronic messages in order to harvest financial details and credentials. Security researchers from Check Point have just released a research on one of the latest...


Hackers-for-hire are targeting companies-new 3Ds Max malware

Companies using the 3D computer graphics application known as 3Ds Max have become the target of mercenary hackers, says security company Bitdefender. The hackers behind the attacks have been found to store their malicious code in the 3Ds Max plugins...


Google Chrome responsible for half of all DNS queries

Chromium-based browsers responsible for half of all DNS queries Verisign’s research division recently came up with a shocking discovery that nearly half of all DNS queries to root servers are actually done by Google Chrome and other Chromium-based...


FritzFrog botnet targets government servers

FritzFrog Botnet 500 government and business SSH servers have been targeted by the newly-discovered FritzFrog P2P botnet from the beginning of 2020. The cybersecurity firm Guardicore has recently published a research report on a new peer-to-peer...


The largest cruise line operator hit by a ransomware

Cruise line ransomware A ransomware has struck the largest cruise ship company in the world. It is suspected that customer records have also been compromised during the attack. Carnival Corporation is an operator of over 100 cruise ships that...