Blog Archives

Locky, It Keeps Evolving

Better evasion techniques, faster infections, and more infection vectors in the latest gen of this ransomware.

Jigsaw:Ransomware That Deletes More The Longer You Wait

If you reboot, or restart the malware’s process, poof 1000 files are deleted.

BadLock:DoS and MiTM Attacks vs. Windows and Samba

The vulnerability is serious, but not critical.  Microsoft says it’s Important and Samba team says you should patch.

Do You Use RubyGems?

You need to verify your .gem files to make sure they’re safe.

Apple’s Keyless Keyboard Patent

Haptic feedback on a flat surface as you type.

Flash Vulnerability Pushing Locky

The latest Flash vulnerability is being used to push ransomware. 

Adobe Releases Emergency Adobe Patch

If you use Flash, you need to update ASAP.  Windows 10 and Google Chrome will update Flash automatically.

Big Sites May Sue Ad Blockers

Some of the largest websites on the ‘net plan on suing makers of ad block technologies.

WhatsApp Gets End to End Encryption

15 engineers turned it on for a billion people.

Chrome Extension Better History Rerouting Traffic

The original author sold the extension and then it got modified to redirect traffic without the users knowledge.