What is Quick Heal Total Security Multi-Device?

Credit to Author: Rajib Singha| Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:14:35 +0000

If you are using a smartphone and a laptop, then it is most likely for at least one of your family members using a similar device or devices. Your parents, for instance, might be using a Windows desktop, your sibling a Mac and your kids an Android smartphone. In short,…

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An analysis of GlobeImposter Ransomware by Quick Heal Security Labs

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:34:51 +0000

GlobeImposter Ransomware has been increasingly active and observed recently to be appending different suffixes to files it encrypt. A few patterns observed are using 3 random numbers such as “.492, .490, .725, .726, and .707”, random alphanumeric words such as “.p1crypt, .A1crypt, .BRT92, and .mtk118” and suffixes like “.OCEAN, .SEA,…

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An analysis of the fileless malware by Quick Heal Security Labs

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Tue, 08 Aug 2017 12:16:09 +0000

The fileless malware is a malware family that does not leave any trace of its infection in the affected file system. Also known as the ‘memory resident virus’, this type of malware hides in the registry and memory making it difficult for traditional antivirus software to identify the infection. However,…

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An analysis of TrickBot Malware by Quick Heal Security Labs

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Fri, 04 Aug 2017 04:30:42 +0000

TrickBot has been a busy malware in the last month because of its various polymorphic propagation methods and techniques. We have seen collective versions and the same medium of propagation – the spam emails. These emails contain attachments to download or a direct link to spread the malicious payload. Trickbot…

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An analysis of the Blank Slate Malspam Campaign by Quick Heal Security Labs

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Thu, 03 Aug 2017 12:56:59 +0000

Malspam email or malicious spam email is considered as one of the favorite malware delivery channels for attackers to deliver their malware to their targeted victims. Attackers also run spam email campaigns to distribute their malware to a large number of users. For attackers to succeed, two things are important…

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Beware of Fake Flash Player apps on Google Play

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:22:06 +0000

Quick Heal Security Labs has found 2 fraudulent apps pretending to be Adobe Flash Player on the Google Play Store. Presently, no official apps of Adobe Flash Player are available on the Play Store. The rest of the post will tell you more. Fake App #1. Plugin for Video Flash…

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Cryptomix Ransomware resurfaces with multiple variants

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:12:23 +0000

Cryptomix Ransomware has been active for the last one year and has come up with multiple variants. It spreads via exploit kits, malicious attachments, and malicious links spread across the Internet on hacked domains. Cryptomix Ransomware does not change the desktop background but encrypts files stored on the infected system…

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Beware of these fake apps on Google Play Store that use ‘Jio/Jeo’ in their names

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:53:52 +0000

Jio took the Indian telecom market by storm when it made its entry with free unlimited calls and data offers. People went into a kind of frenzy for acquiring this service. And with its ‘truly unbelievable’ offers, Jio also launched an array of apps in the Google Play Store such…

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Malware alert! Beware of the BTCWare Aleta Ransomware

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:28:38 +0000

Quick Heal Security Labs has observed the entry of a new BTCWare ransomware (first observed at the beginning of 2017) variant called ‘Aleta’. This ransomware is called so because it appends a “.aleta” extension to files it encrypts in an infected computer. Although BTCWare ransomware variants do not seem to…

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Beware of these fake apps on Google Play Store that uses ‘Jio/Jeo’ in their names

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:53:52 +0000

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Beware of these fake apps that uses ‘Jio/Jeo’ in their names

Credit to Author: Quick Heal Security Labs| Date: Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:53:52 +0000

Jio took the Indian telecom market by storm when it made its entry with free unlimited calls and data offers. People went into a kind of frenzy for acquiring this service. And with its ‘truly unbelievable’ offers, Jio also launched an array of apps in the Google Play Store such…

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