Tag: virus

Top 4 Computer Viruses That Were Very Difficult To Get Rid Of

Throughout the years, there have been quite a few annoying types of computer viruses to get rid of. Although the procedure to remove a virus has become somewhat standardized, that does not mean all virii play by the same rules. Ransomware is a pain the neck to get rid of, but the following viruses have proven to pose quite a challenge as well. #4 The ILoveYou Virus Don’t be fooled …
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Top 4 Most Vulnerable Industries to Cyberattack in 2017

Every passing year the cyber security sector makes headlines in newspapers and media outlets. Almost all of them are bad, as the attacks on computer networks are becoming more sophisticated. In this article, we will show you the most vulnerable sectors in 2017. Nowadays high profile social media accounts have become a juicy target for hackers.  In 2016, more people than ever have suffered the pain of getting their online credentials …
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Top 4 Types of Malware To Watch For

Virus, malware, trojans–TV shows like Mr. Robot have shown the general population what these dangerous pieces of software can cause. Here are the top four most threatening types of viruses one can encounter. For years, they have infected all kinds of systems, to the point that many are still remembered with fear. Unfortunately, the Internet is a dangerous place, and computer viruses are something we will always have to deal with. …
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A Pre-installed App in Some American Android Phones is Sending Data To Chinese Servers

According to Cybersecurity firm Kryptowire, some Android phones, including those from American phone manufacturer BLU, are being preinstalled with software that monitors where users go, who  they call, and what they text. The information is then sent back to Chinese servers. A software dedicated to spying on users is the trojan horse hidden inside some phones manufactured in China. Kryptowire, a Cybersecurity consulting firm, has released a report stating that such malware …
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