What is the DATAF LOCKER Ransomware? screenshot

What is the DATAF LOCKER Ransomware?

DATAF LOCKER is a new malicious tool that belongs to the ransomware subcategory of malware. DATAF LOCKER encrypts files on a system that it infects, rendering their contents scrambled and unreadable. Once encrypted,... Read more

December 5, 2022
Yourdesktopdatasecurity.site Uses Fake Virus Warnings screenshot

Yourdesktopdatasecurity.site Uses Fake Virus Warnings

Yourdesktopdatasecurity dot site is a misleading webpage that pushes fake virus warnings in your face to scare and confuse you, in the hopes of slipping unsolicited ads into your browser in the process. This sort of... Read more

December 5, 2022
Older Ransomware Strain Rebrands as Trigona screenshot

Older Ransomware Strain Rebrands as Trigona

Trigona ransomware is the name of a strain of file-encrypting malware. The ransomware is believed to be a rebranding of a formerly unnamed strain. The new version includes functionality that allows the ransomware to... Read more

December 2, 2022
Surf Start Rogue Browser Extension screenshot

Surf Start Rogue Browser Extension

Surf Start is a rogue extension for Chrome that offers quick access to content related to surfing in your new tab page. However, one part of its functionality is not well disclosed in its description. The Chrome web... Read more

December 2, 2022
What is the Cipher Ransomware? screenshot

What is the Cipher Ransomware?

Cipher ransomware is the name of a newly discovered ransomware variant based on MedusaLocker code. Cipher behaves largely like other MedusaLocker clones. It will encrypt files on the infected system and change their... Read more

December 1, 2022
Gqlmcwnhh Ransomware is a New Snatch Variant Targeting Files To Encrypt screenshot

Gqlmcwnhh Ransomware is a New Snatch Variant Targeting Files To Encrypt

Gqlmcwnhh is a newly discovered ransomware variant that belongs to the broader family of clones based on Snatch ransomware code. The new variant was discovered in late 2022. Gqlmcwnhh will encrypt almost every file on... Read more

December 5, 2022
What Does The WebSurf Guard Rogue Browser Extension Do? screenshot

What Does The WebSurf Guard Rogue Browser Extension Do?

WebSurf Guard is a rogue browser extension for the Chrome browser. It is advertised as a YouTube and general-purpose ad blocker, but in reality, it functions as adware. The extension asks for permission to read and... Read more

December 5, 2022
How to Avoid Updaterglobal.com Ads screenshot

How to Avoid Updaterglobal.com Ads

Updaterglobal dot com is a misleading website that uses fake, doctored anti-bot check mockups to push ads in your browser. Similar pages will attempt to trick the user they are passing an anti-bot check, while in... Read more

December 2, 2022
How to Avoid Comandshome.com Ad Pop-Ups screenshot

How to Avoid Comandshome.com Ad Pop-Ups

Comandshome dot com is a misleading website. The page exists for a single purpose - to push unsolicited ads into the browsers of visitors who are not particularly careful. Comandshome dot com uses a fake anti-bot... Read more

December 5, 2022
CryWiper Malware Used to Attack Russian Targets screenshot

CryWiper Malware Used to Attack Russian Targets

A brand new strain of malware that was never seen in the wild before is now used in attacks on administrative bodies in Russia. The new malware is called CryWiper. CryWiper is targeting the offices of city officials... Read more

December 5, 2022
What Does IdentityStack Adware Do & How To Stop IdentityStack screenshot

What Does IdentityStack Adware Do & How To Stop IdentityStack

IdentityStack is an adware application that belongs to the AdLoad family of ad-supported programs, running on Macs. IdentityStack can drop ads into the pages you browse online or display them as pop-ups. This is... Read more

December 2, 2022
'Storage Capacity' Scam Fakes Inbox Issue screenshot

'Storage Capacity' Scam Fakes Inbox Issue

A new wave of malicious spam emails is doing the rounds, distributing a new scam, called simply the 'storage capacity' scam. The setup used in the scam is very simple and we have seen similar versions of the same idea... Read more

December 2, 2022
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