Computer Security

Apple Warns of Major Flaw in iOS Devices and Macs screenshot

Apple Warns of Major Flaw in iOS Devices and Macs

On August 17 Apple announced that the company had discovered a significant vulnerability affecting most of its flagship products, including iPads, iPhones and Mac computers. The vulnerability was found within the... Read more

August 19, 2022
Black Basta Ransomware Gains Ground screenshot

Black Basta Ransomware Gains Ground

Researchers with security firm Cybereason published a report on a new strain of ransomware that was put in circulation in recent months but already managed to score almost 50 victims in English-speaking countries,... Read more

July 4, 2022
Stop Isletachoisya.cam Notifications screenshot

Stop Isletachoisya.cam Notifications

Isletachoisya.cam is a domain name and a website that are associated with intrusive advertising and unsolicited pop-ups. A user can land on the website in a number of ways, most commonly after clicking an ad on a... Read more

May 3, 2022
Is Onlinevideoconverter.vip Safe? screenshot

Is Onlinevideoconverter.vip Safe?

Onlinevideoconverter.vip is an online service that enables users to quickly compress videos, or convert them from one format to another. Typically, it should be safe to use Onlinevideoconverter.vip, but you should... Read more

April 29, 2022
Bronze President APT Shifts Focus to Russian Targets screenshot

Bronze President APT Shifts Focus to Russian Targets

Bronze President is the name of an advanced persistent threat actor associated with China. According to security researchers, the hacking group which traditionally specializes in cyber espionage has now shifted its... Read more

April 28, 2022
New Version of SolarMaker Backdoor Boasts Improved Stealth screenshot

New Version of SolarMaker Backdoor Boasts Improved Stealth

Security researchers have spotted an updated version of the SolarMaker malware that boasts improvements related to avoiding detection. SolarMaker is a malware that is primarily known as a backdoor tool. SolarMaker... Read more

April 18, 2022
Smartanswersonline.com - What is it? screenshot

Smartanswersonline.com - What is it?

Smartanswersonline dot com is a domain associated with a search engine and search service that generate results filled with sponsored links and ads that you probably do not want to see. Smartanswersonline dot com is... Read more

August 16, 2022
British Army Twitter Hacked, Used to Promote NFTs screenshot

British Army Twitter Hacked, Used to Promote NFTs

In early July 2022, the official Twitter account of the British army was seemingly hijacked. The hacked account was briefly abused to post advertisements related to NFTs. During the stretch of time when the threat... Read more

July 4, 2022
How to Avoid Apparelside.site Pop-Ups screenshot

How to Avoid Apparelside.site Pop-Ups

Apparelside.site is a website that attempts to lure visitors into clicking a single button to allow an endless stream of intrusive and annoying advertisements in their favorite browser. The most common way you might... Read more

May 3, 2022
Microsoft to Deploy VPN Service Built into Edge screenshot

Microsoft to Deploy VPN Service Built into Edge

In the endless pursuit of optimal security, Microsoft recently announced the company is going to implement a new layer of security in its Edge browser. Edge will be getting a new feature called Edge Secure Network. In... Read more

April 29, 2022
$3M Worth of NFTs Siphoned After Bored Ape Instagram Hack screenshot

$3M Worth of NFTs Siphoned After Bored Ape Instagram Hack

Bored Ape Yacht Club, a non-fungible token marketplace selling "unique digital collectibles living on the Ethereum blockchain", announced that its Instagram account was temporarily taken over on Monday, April 25. As a... Read more

April 26, 2022
Slices of the Ransomware Pie: Two Names Dominate the Illegal Game screenshot

Slices of the Ransomware Pie: Two Names Dominate the Illegal Game

The global ransomware landscape is the subject of periodical reviews and examinations on part of the infosec community. In one such recent review, security firm Digital Shadows published some findings that are useful... Read more

April 15, 2022
AggregatorHost.exe - Is It Safe? screenshot

AggregatorHost.exe - Is It Safe?

AggregatorHost.exe is a process that can be observed running in the background on Windows systems. Some users have expressed doubts and concerns about this file, worrying it might be malicious. This article will... Read more

August 3, 2022
Remove Prosurvey.xyz Pop-Ups screenshot

Remove Prosurvey.xyz Pop-Ups

Prosurvey.xyz is the name of a domain that users can land on by mistake, or by following an ad displayed on a dubious website. Once users land on Prosurvey.xyz, they will be greeted with a browser pop-up asking them... Read more

May 3, 2022
How to Stop Di04.biz Ads screenshot

How to Stop Di04.biz Ads

Di04.biz is a website that uses one of the simplest possible lures to get visitors to allow intrusive ads in their browsers. There are many variations of what is essentially the same scam - users are somehow tricked... Read more

May 3, 2022
Hackers Deploy New Malware Loader Called

Hackers Deploy New Malware Loader Called "Bumblebee"

Researchers discovered a new malware loader being used in the wild. The tool is called "Bumblebee" and is associated with several different cybercriminal outfits. The team that picked apart the new malware loader is... Read more

April 28, 2022
Is Yt-convert.com Safe? screenshot

Is Yt-convert.com Safe?

Yt-convert.com is an online service, which provides its users with the ability to download YouTube videos, and to convert them to other video and audio formats. Many people use such services to pirate music off of... Read more

April 25, 2022
Microsoft Shuts Down Domains Associated with Attacks on Ukraine screenshot

Microsoft Shuts Down Domains Associated with Attacks on Ukraine

Microsoft published a recent blog post, informing of the actions the company has taken to disrupt the activity of a "Russian nation-state actor" that was targeting entities in Ukraine. The blog post specifically pegs... Read more

April 14, 2022