Malware Archive

Tyupkin backdoor is used in Eastern Europe for stealing money from ATM

Until now, bank’s clients risked to remain without money on their accounts after their cards were cloned with skimmers installed on ATMs. In other cases, hackers intercepted their authentication credentials using online tools and techniques. Interpol and Kaspersky announced that they discovered a network of criminals who

Shellshock bug, the error that could send Heartbleed into obscurity

A security error called “Shellshock bug” or “Bug Bash” might prove even more devastating than Heartbleed, error that impacted approximately 500,000 computers last spring, according Computer security experts have analyzed Thursday the threat and installed patches on servers around the world to prevent the spread of

Apple released iOS 8.0.2 in order to fix mistakes

The latest version of iOS fix bugs and security issues discovered after the release of patch previously The last but one patch released by Apple, iOS 8.0.1, brought more problems than fixes for users of iPhone or iPad. Less than 24 hours after withdrawal, Apple unveiled iOS

Wurm Online Game offers 10 000 Euro Reward to expose details on DDOS Attack

In February 18, 2014, the online game Wurm Online’s servers were attacked by a massive DDOS based attack. The DDoS attack made the gaming application offline for more than a day. For this reason, the company posted an announce, saying that they will offer a 10 000

Security Software Company Avast Gets New Investment, Now Valued at $1B

Avast, one of the biggest PC and Mobile security software companies announced a major investment from CVC Capital Partners. This investment of an unspecified amount values Avast at $1 billion. According to Opswat‘s Antivirus market Share Report for January 2014, Avast follows Microsoft in the top market

A team of Android developers released an application which protects you against NSA Spying under Wi-Fi HotSpots

It was no need to reveal that the agencies are tracking all the travelers who passed through the airport terminal, and could be tracked throughout the country by referencing it with the intercepted information from Wi-Fi in cafes, libraries and other public places. Developers released an application,

A prisoner from Romania invented an anti-theft device

A Romanian hacker wants to protect the ATM world. He invented a device that makes it impossible to card fraud when inserted into the ATM. Valentin blunt is currently in prison in Vaslui, Romania , where he was executed five years in prison for cloning cards. Prisoner