Tag Archives: Microsoft

T9000 malware records Skype calls, screenshots and text messages to steal data


Correct me if I am wrong Microsoft owns Skype PLEASE CALL MICROSOFT AND COMPLAIN TO FIX THIS SECURITY BREACH Call Microsoft Customer Service direct – 1-800-642-7676 – hours 5 AM til 9 PM PST time (USA) – Saturday and Sunday, 6:00 AM – 3:00 PM PST time (USA). In Canada, call (877)568-2495. Sophisticated Trojan can goes […]

Microsoft reveals Windows vulnerable to FREAK SSL flaw ALSO


Summary:Redmond has said that the FREAK security flaw is found in versions of its Windows operating system from Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, and higher. By Chris Duckett | March 6, 2015 — 03:12 GMT (19:12 PST) The FREAK security bug that allows attackers to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport […]

Hackers Can Use A $10 Wall Charger To Intercept Anything Typed On Wireless Microsoft Keyboards


By Rob Price Jan. 13, 2015 A security researcher claims to have developed a USB wall charger that can eavesdrop on almost any wireless Microsoft keyboard, VentureBeat is reporting — and he’s released instructions on how to build it online. The device, called the KeySweeper, masquerades as a working USB wall charger. However, it secretly […]

Microsoft Warns of Malicious Macros Targeting Users in the UK and the US


By Ionut Ilascu    6 Jan 2015, 16:33 GMT Two malware pieces have been delivered to users in the UK and the US via malicious email campaigns relying on social engineering to trick users into enabling macros in their Microsoft Office programs. Macros are simple instructions designed to help users in their work with components of […]

Most of the Top iOS and Android Apps Have Been Cloned to Spread Malware in 2014


By Ionut Ilascu    18 Nov 2014, 22:07 GMT Report shows an increase in hacked iOS apps Cybercriminals know the value of a popular mobile app, and this year they cloned 97% of the top paid software for Android and 87% of that for iOS, a report finds. Although the numbers are high, in the case […]

Banking Trojan Dridex Delivered Through Microsoft Word Macros


By Ionut Ilascu on October 27th, 2014 23:57 GMT If you are not using our product to protect you should http://www.mspmailfilter.net | http://www.mspsecureweb.net | http://www.mspmanagednetwork.net | http://www.mspsecurebackup.net | A change in the distribution method for Dridex banking Trojan has been observed last week, as attackers rely on Microsoft Word documents with malicious macros in order […]

Hackers Have Found A Flaw In Macs And Are Using It To Control 17,000 Apple Computers … Via Reddit


Business Insider by James Cook 2 hours ago Criminals have discovered a flaw in OS X, the Mac operating system, and are using it to control thousands of Apple computers around the world. The Russian security company Dr. Web first discovered the software, known as “Mac.BackDoor.iWorm.” We don’t yet know how the software spreads, but […]

Yahoo Ad Network Used to Spread CryptoWall Ransomware


August 11th, 2014, 17:11 GMT · By Ionut Ilascu The Yahoo advertisement network has been selected by cyber-criminals to carry out a malicious advertising type of attack on unsuspecting users, by steering them to malicious pages serving a strain of CryptoWall ransom ware. BE SMART ADD or inquiry about Web Protection in MspManagedNetwork or GFI […]

Report: Russian hackers steal 1.2 billion user names, passwords in massive Internet heist


The Associated Press, at 18:46 on August 05, 2014, EDT. Kind of funny after reading reports that Kaspersky Antivirus and Symantec Antivirus were dropped by a Governments for spying software added to there product NEW YORK, N.Y. – A published report says Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series […]

FYI to all MspPortal mail clients Microsoft Office 365 sending IP is blacklisted via Backscatter


Whereas we all know that Backscatter is a useless RBL based upon volume. Please have your clients view quarantine if there are expecting emails from anybody using Microsoft mail products. Again my point why would you put clients on Microsoft hosted services.. but as we all know I am brutal on firms that do not […]