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PowerPoint is being used as a lure to spread malware

Most recent campaign distributes two RATs and a cryptocurrency stealer using PowerPoint files......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagJan 25th, 2022

Microsoft Warns of "Stealthy DDoS Malware" Targeting Linux Devices

"In the last six months, we observed a 254% increase in activity from a Linux trojan called XorDdos," writes the Microsoft 365 Defender Research Team. It's a trojan combining denial-of-service functionality with XOR-based encryption for communication.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

Linux malware is booming, so stay secure, Microsoft warns

An old malware is being distributed furiously, targeting Linux users......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Don’t make another PowerPoint without knowing these 3 tricks

Before you create your next slideshow, check out these Microsoft PowerPoint tricks. You can save time, make shows for different audiences, and stay organized......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Google will help open-source tech fight cyberattacks

At a time when cyberattacks are near-constant, Google has just announced a new security tool made to promote and spread safety among open-source software......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Hackers can break into your iPhone even when it"s switched off

Just because your phone is turned off, doesn't mean it can't still run malware......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Prime Minister of Vietnam meets with Tim Cook in bid to lure manufacturing business

The Prime Minister of Vietnam, Pham Minh Chinh, has met with Tim Cook at Apple Park. During his visit to the United States, Chinh stopped at other Silicon Valley tech giants like Intel and Google. The purpose of this visit was to reach out to US tec.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 18th, 2022

CDC Expresses Concern About Possibility of Undetected Monkeypox Spread in UK

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expressed concern about an unusual outbreak of monkeypox in the United Kingdom, suggesting there appears to be at least some undetected transmission of the virus there and warning of the possibility.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 18th, 2022

Emotet is the most common malware

HP announced that the HP Wolf Security threat research team has identified a 27-fold increase in detections resulting from Emotet malicious spam campaigns in Q1 2022, compared to Q4 2021 – when Emotet first made its reappearance. The latest global.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 17th, 2022

Mastering microsegmentation for enterprise applications

Network segmentation is one of the defensive practices used by many enterprises to stop the spread of malware in the ecosystem. Servers and databases are grouped together by using network switches or firewall appliances, and separation is achieved ba.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 17th, 2022

Researchers Devise iPhone Malware That Runs Even When Device Is Turned Off

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: When you turn off an iPhone, it doesn't fully power down. Chips inside the device continue to run in a low-power mode that makes it possible to locate lost or stolen devices using the Find My fea.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 17th, 2022

Social media platforms vowed to rein in extremism. Buffalo puts them to the test

In the wake of Saturday's mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, Big Tech platforms scrambled to stop the spread of a video of the attack filmed by the suspect and a document allegedly also produced by him where he outlines his beliefs......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMay 16th, 2022

Researchers devise iPhone malware that runs even when device is turned off

Research is largely theoretical but exposes an overlooked security issue. Enlarge (credit: Classen et al.) When you turn off an iPhone, it doesn’t fully power down. Chips inside the device continue to run in a low-power mode.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 16th, 2022

Social media sites work to limit spread of Buffalo shooting footage

Twitch says livestream of attack was taken down in "less than two minutes." Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Thomas Trutschel) Twitch, the Amazon-owned livestreaming site that caters primarily to gamers, said it removed streame.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 16th, 2022

Telefonica and OneWeb want to spread satellite broadband even further

OneWeb satellites will provide conectivity and backhaul to Telefonica's businesses......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 16th, 2022

Study provides long-term look at ways to control wildfire in sagebrush steppe ecosystem

New research led by an Oregon State University scientist provides the first long-term study of methods to control the spread of wildfire in the sagebrush steppe ecosystem that dominates parts of the western United States......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 16th, 2022

Hackers Are Using SEO To Rank Malicious PDFs On Search Engines, Research Finds

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VentureBeat: Today, researchers at security service edge provider, Netskope, published the Netskope Cloud and Threat Report: Global Cloud and Malware Trends, which found that phishing downloads rose 450% over.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 14th, 2022

5 ways to add music to PowerPoint

Wondering how to add music to PowerPoint to enhance your presentation? There are a handful of ways to include a song on a slide or set a background melody......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 13th, 2022

This sneaky new Go malware is causing havoc everywhere it goes

An unknown threat actor is impersonating the World Health Organization......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 12th, 2022

Google Drive emerges as top app for malware downloads

Netskope published a research which found that phishing downloads saw a sharp increase of 450% over the past 12 months, fueled by attackers using search engine optimization (SEO) techniques to improve the ranking of malicious PDF files on popular sea.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 11th, 2022

SecureAge CatchPulse safeguards enterprises against complex security threats

SecureAge Technology has announced the launch of CatchPulse. Previously known as SecureAPlus, this proven malware prevention software features advanced AI, multiple cloud-based anti-viral engines, an easy to use ’block first’ approach based on ap.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 11th, 2022