Tuesday, October 28, 2014

In Microsoft Office found a dangerous mistake

Microsoft has discovered a serious flaw in the program Microsoft Office. If you use it correctly, you can capture virtually any computer with a version of the operating system Windows. Beware dubious PowerPoint-presentations.

Representatives Corporation reported that the bug is already in operation, but only in a limited number of attacks. The error occurs in Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012 and Windows RT. XP version is not mentioned, because Microsoft does not support it more, but it can also be given vulnerability.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

The critical vulnerabilities in the monitoring system Centreon

Security researchers have identified critical vulnerabilities in the monitoring system Centreon.

The security fixes are currently not available.

Independent security researchers have found that the popular free Centreon monitoring system was vulnerable to hacker attacks over the past few years.

Since 2008, versions 2.0 through 2.5.2 inclusive are two holes that allow, among other things, to execute arbitrary code on the target system. In this case, for a successful attack will not have to go through the authentication process.

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Trusteer Rapport - protection of operations in the Internet bank and online payment systems

Trusteer Rapport - protection of operations in the Internet bank and online payment systems. Additional layer of security for your antivirus. Creates a secure tunnel during communication with the website of the bank, blocks attempts to steal money from your account.

Trusteer Rapport easy and reliable way to ensure financial security during online transactions on the Internet.

Solution protects against intruders connect to your Internet bank sites or online payments. Rapport is recommended as an additional level of security to any anti-virus or security software is already being used on your computer.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Award Winning Antivirus of March from AV-Comparatives

AV-Comparatives - independent laboratory testing of information security - announced the results of its research in March. Test Real-World Protection checked how well the world's top antivirus 1264 fighting modern threats.

The winners of the next research AV-Comparatives steel programs Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.1 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2014, the two managed to block 99.7% of threats and does not give any false positives.

Antivirus AVIRA Internet Security 14.0 got third place because 7 false positives, and usually reliable application Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 has dropped to fourth place ranking.

Oracle Corporation released 104 patches for its products

Oracle Corporation on Wednesday released its quarterly patch set.

At this time the company released a record 104 fixes for the whole range of supported its products. As described in the Oracle, the last set of Critical Patch Update includes fixes for middleware software, databases, as well as products Hyperion, Siebel, PeopleSoft, and a number of products, the company previously owned by Sun Microsystems, such as Java and MySQL.

Issue covers many patches that eliminate problems such as incorrect privileges in products unauthorized disclosure, remote code execution, and others. Several patches have been released by Oracle marked as critical and have ten ( highest ) level of threat on the scale of Oracle.

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Microsoft extended of the release of the updates for Security Essentials for Windows XP

According to the corporation after April 8 any kind of support of Windows XP, including antivirus solution Microsoft Security Essentials, will stop completely.

Despite the extension of the release of updates, the program can no longer be downloaded since April this year.

Microsoft has announced its intention to extend the release of updates for its antivirus solutions Security Essentials for Windows XP until April 15, 2015. We remind you that the company will discontinue support for the Windows XP after April 8 this year.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

McAfee Q3 2013 QTR Press Release

MCAFEE LABS SEES NEW THREATS SUBVERTING DIGITAL SIGNATURE VALIDATION

Third Quarter Threats Report Identifies Android Malware That Bypasses App Validation as Signed PC Malware Continues to Surge; Bitcoin Popular in Illicit Trade and Cybercrime

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Nov. 20, 2013 – McAfee Labs today released the McAfee Labs Threats Report:Third Quarter 2013, which found new efforts to circumvent digital signature app validation on Android-based devices. The McAfee Labs team identified a new family of mobile malware that allows an attacker to bypass the digital signature validation of apps on Android devices, which contributed to a 30 percent increase in Android-based malware. At the same time, traditional malware signed with digital signatures grew by 50 percent to more than 1.5 million samples. Less surprising but no less daunting was a 125 percent increase in spam.

“The efforts to bypass code validation on mobile devices, and commandeer it altogether on PCs, both represent attempts to circumvent trust mechanisms upon which our digital ecosystems rely,” said Vincent Weafer, senior vice president of McAfee Labs. “The industry must work harder to ensure the integrity of this digital trust infrastructure given these technologies are becoming even more pervasive in every aspect of our daily lives.”

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Over the past three months were reported 200,000 infections banking Trojans

The malware aimed at stealing banking data , are extremely popular with online fraudsters. In a new report issued by Trend Micro, states that from July to September 2013 there were 200,000 cases of systems of financial institutions - so large spread of banking Trojans have not seen since 2002.

The attacks are not focused on specific sectors, and evenly distributed around the world. This indicates that cyber criminals have diversified their victims.

Hardest-hit were the United States of America - 23 % of all attacks were recorded there. In second place Brazil with 16% of attacks, and closes the top three leaders of Japan, with 12% of security incidents.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

In the third quarter increased the number of threats to mobile platforms

252 out of 259 new families of malicious software created for the platform Android, and only 7 - for Symbian.

The company F-Secure Labs, dedicated to security issues , published a report for the third quarter of 2013 on threats to mobile platforms. According to a document from July to September, it was discovered 259 new families of malicious software and versions of existing viruses. 252 of them are created for the Android platform, and only 7 - for Symbian. Note that in the second quarter, the number of new families of malware has reached 205.

Most of the detected threats ( 88%) - Trojan Horses, 2.7% - Trojans, spyware, trojans 1.6% of downloaders. 2.3 % was contributed by malicious applications, 1.9 % - the share of instruments to monitor, at 0.4 % - on the exploits, tools for hacking, trojan droppers and spyware.

In addition, in July of this year, he discovered a new set of tools Androrat APK, simplifying the process of introducing malicious code into legitimate Android - application. According to the report , increasing not only the number of malware for mobile platforms - malware is constantly being improved and become more complicated. For example, every fifth threat - it's a bot.