Tag Archives: SPAM

Huge Spam Wave Drops Locky Variant That Can Work Without an Internet Connection


New Locky variant uses a weaker encryption method Jul 14, 2016 00:35 GMT  ·  By Catalin Cimpanu During the past days, the crooks behind the Locky ransomware have amped up their operations and distributed hundreds of thousands of spam emails that contain malicious files, which, when opened, would install a new version of the Locky […]

Yahoo Mail begins blocking users with ad blockers installed


This is wrong..this is all about money..if they want to take care of of the malware that comes from there compromised adds..then I would not have a problem otherwise just block Yahoo period..which I personally would hate..comsumer protection is just as important as them making money from the ads   Yahoo is taking a stand […]

Hackers Have Found A Flaw In Macs And Are Using It To Control 17,000 Apple Computers … Via Reddit


Business Insider by James Cook 2 hours ago Criminals have discovered a flaw in OS X, the Mac operating system, and are using it to control thousands of Apple computers around the world. The Russian security company Dr. Web first discovered the software, known as “Mac.BackDoor.iWorm.” We don’t yet know how the software spreads, but […]

Malvertising campaign delivers digitally signed CryptoWall ransomware


By Lucian Constantin Sep 29, 2014 Folks you are flying blind if you do not have a separate HTTP scanner DO NOT CLICK ON ADDS BE SMART THE GOOGLES AN YAHOO’S AND FACEBOOK’S GET PAID FOR ADVERTISING THEY COULD CARE LESS ABOUT YOUR SYSTEM The cybercriminals behind the CryptoWall ransomware threat have stepped up their […]

Dyre Banking Trojan Delivered via Voice Message Email Notification


Beware of Voice Mail notifications The malware dropper has Romanian PE resources By Ionut Ilascu on September 26th, 2014 23:49 GMT Email purporting to inform of a new voicemail message has been discovered to include a malicious attachment that downloads the Dyre banking Trojan when opened. This is not a new type of scam, but […]

Dyre Banking Trojan Targets Salesforce Customers


September 9th, 2014, 11:20 GMT · By Ionut Ilascu Again I cannot stress enough you need to have some sort of web filtering available on client machines. Antivirus Software (The Kaspersky, Trend AV, eSet, AVG, Symantec) will not be able to protect you. they are not designed to do so, they may advertise to do […]

Crypto-Malware Steals Email Addresses and Passwords, Spreads Itself


August 27th, 2014, 15:37 GMT · By Ionut Ilascu Word document that masks the encryption process Soon this type of information will only be available to MspPortal Partners/Clients A new strain of crypto-malware is currently affecting Russian-speaking countries, with functions that allow it to steal email addresses and corresponding addresses, as well as to spread […]

Google Android ScarePakage Android ransomware pretends to be FBI porn warning


Hard-to-remove malware locks devices and tries to make people pay $300 fines, says security firm Lookout FOLKS KEEP GOOGLE ANDROIDS OUT OF YOUR NETWORKS YOU ARE ASKING FOR PROBLEMS. Email Says: This device is locked due to the violation of the federal laws of the United States of America Article 161 and Article 148 ScarePakage […]

Chinese hackers who breached Google gained access to sensitive data, U.S. officials say


By Washington Post-By Ellen Nakashima, Chinese hackers who breached Google’s servers several years ago gained access to a sensitive database with years’ worth of information about U.S. surveillance targets, according to current and former government officials. The breach appears to have been aimed at unearthing the identities of Chinese intelligence operatives in the United States […]

MspPortal’s way of saying thank you for your support and trust in converting from Red Condor/Edgewave


Overall displacement/change of Red Condor/Edgewave went very well we only lost 3%. What was lost has been has been replaced with new companies that you folks have taken on. I would like to take the time to thank you for following/trusting Mspportal into a change that could have been disastrous. You folks had a lot […]