Try This One Weird Trick Russian Hackers Hate

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Mon, 17 May 2021 14:14:01 +0000

In a Twitter discussion last week on ransomware attacks, KrebsOnSecurity noted that virtually all ransomware strains have a built-in failsafe designed to cover the backsides of the malware purveyors: They simply will not install on a Microsoft Windows computer that already has one of many types of virtual keyboards installed — such as Russian or Ukrainian. So many readers had questions in response to the tweet that I thought it was worth a blog post exploring this one weird cyber defense trick.

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Stopping Gootloader with Sophos Intercept X

Credit to Author: Sally Adam| Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 14:09:01 +0000

Intercept X provides multiple layers of protection for endpoints and servers against a complex delivery platform for a wide range of malware, including ransomware<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/jHkCUWqo-3o” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Don’t let your kids’ online classes be disrupted by cyberattacks!

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 06:07:11 +0000

Beware of cyberattacks happening through online classes!2020 will be remembered for a lot of sweeping changes and online classes are definitely on top of…

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November Patch Tuesday fixes close 112 holes—including one already being exploited

Credit to Author: gallagherseanm| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 18:00:54 +0000

An “in the wild” kernel exploit, browser bugs, and 15 Azure Sphere vulnerabilities are among the 112 security fixes issued by Microsoft in the November 2020 update.<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/2O86o_jEHWU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Quick Heal Supports Windows 10 October 2020 Update

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 10:24:30 +0000

Microsoft has recently come up with a new update for Windows 10 PCs – Windows 10 October 2020 Update (Build version 20H2) Here are some of the highlights of this update and its compatibility with Quick Heal. Few Highlights of Windows 10 October 2020 Update An updated version of the…

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Quick Heal Total Security certified as Top Product by AV-TEST

Credit to Author: Akuti Ojah| Date: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 12:40:13 +0000

AV-TEST Product Review and Certification Report for May-June 2020 has recognized Quick Heal Total Security as a Top product for Windows with an outstanding rating of 17.5/18 in its latest evaluation. View results. The AV-Test is an independent research institute for IT security from Germany that evaluates and rates antivirus…

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Quick Heal Supports Windows 10 May 2020 Update (Vibranium)

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 12:00:36 +0000

Microsoft has recently come up with a new update for Windows 10 PCs, called Windows 10 May 2020 Update -Vibranium (Build version 2004) Here we will list down some of the highlights of this update and see how Quick Heal is compatible with this OS. Few Highlights of Windows 10…

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How safe it is to use the Zoom video-conferencing app?

Credit to Author: Sanjay Katkar| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 14:33:26 +0000

Recently the Union home ministry has issued a warning raising a red flag for users of Zoom video-conferencing application and marked it as unsafe to use. Earlier, during the end of March, CERT-IN, India’s nodal cybersecurity agency had warned users about the vulnerabilities in the Zoom app. In the current…

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