Tag: Trojan

Cryptocurrency Malware Education: CryptoShuffler

Cryptocurrency users all over the world are prone targets for cybercriminals. While that is a scary thought, it is also the harsh reality we have to deal with. We have seen various types of malware, Trojans, and wallet stealers surface over the past few years. CryptoShuffler is a Trojan horse which may prove to be even more dangerous than anything else we have come across so far. CryptoShuffler is a Very Serious …
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Low-Budget Androids Come Preinstalled With Triada Trojan

Android is and will remain the most popular mobile operating system in the world for the foreseeable future. This means there are quite a few low-budget devices available to consumers all over the world. Not all of the companies behind these cheaper options are taking security very seriously. Some low-budget Android devices come with the Triada Trojan as part of their firmware. Triada Trojan on Android Is a Bad Sign According …
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Memeware Screen Locker Trojan Can be Bypassed With One Single Command

There are quite a few different types of malicious computer software users need to be aware of at all times. Memeware is a relatively new of malicious software that can cause an annoyance to computer owners around the world.  Although there are not too many types of memewares in circulation right now, it is a good time to take a closer look at what these threats entail exactly. Memeware Is …
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Bitcoin Ransomware Education – Schwerer

It does not happen all that often security researchers come across a new type of bitcoin ransomware that can easily be decrypted. Schwerer, a  recently discovered type of malware, is one of these rare exceptions, though. It is officially labeled as a Trojan Horse, yet it does require victims to pay a ransom in bitcoin. Luckily, it is quite easy to get rid of this specific malware without paying anything. …
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