Unproven Coronavirus Therapy Proves Cash Cow for Shadow Pharmacies

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 16:45:41 +0000

Many of the same shadowy organizations that pay people to promote male erectile dysfunction drugs via spam and hacked websites recently have enjoyed a surge in demand for medicines used to fight malaria, lupus and arthritis, thanks largely to unfounded suggestions that these therapies can help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. A review of the sales figures from some of the top pharmacy affiliate programs suggests sales of drugs containing hydroxychloroquine rivaled that of their primary product — generic Viagra and Cialis — and that this as-yet-unproven Coronavirus treatment accounted for as much as 25 to 30 percent of all sales over the past month.

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A week in security (November 5 – 11)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:17:57 +0000

A roundup of security news from November 5 to November 11, including bitcoin scams, VirtualBox zero-day, ColdFusion vulnerability, Android security, and cybersecurity training.

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A week in security (November 5 – November 11)

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:17:57 +0000

A roundup of security news from November 5 to November 11, including bitcoin scams, VirtualBox zero-day, ColdFusion vulnerability, Android security, and cybersecurity training.

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