Malware

PC App Store Rogue Optimization App screenshot

PC App Store Rogue Optimization App

PC App Store is the name of a potentially unwanted application that functions as adware, in addition to its advertised functionality. PC App Store can be broadly categorized as a rogue optimization app. It claims that... Read more

December 1, 2022
Typhon Stealer Could Steal Your Login Credentials screenshot

Typhon Stealer Could Steal Your Login Credentials

Typhon stealer is the name of a malicious infostealer. The base Typhon malware has been further updated over time and some of its newer iterations are known as TyphonReborn. Typhon has a wide range of data... Read more

November 21, 2022
WEB.DE Mailer Daemon Spam Contains A Malicious Link screenshot

WEB.DE Mailer Daemon Spam Contains A Malicious Link

Some users have expressed concerns over messages that appeared strange to them and caused some concern. The message in question originates from "WEB.DE Mailer Daemon" and states that mail delivery failed, with the... Read more

November 16, 2022
Novpopen.exe Cryptomining Malware Abuses System Hardware screenshot

Novpopen.exe Cryptomining Malware Abuses System Hardware

Novpopen.exe is the name of a malicious tool used by bad actors to mine cryptocurrency while abusing a victim system's hardware. Cryptominers are a subcategory of malware that attempts to keep a low profile on an... Read more

November 4, 2022
Use Caution: Laplas Clipper Malware Steals Clipboard Data screenshot

Use Caution: Laplas Clipper Malware Steals Clipboard Data

Laplas Clipper is the name of a piece of malware that functions as a clipper. Clippers are malicious tools that allow hackers to "clip" or intercept and obtain the strings of information contained in the system... Read more

October 26, 2022
Entertainment.exe - Cryptominer in Disguise screenshot

Entertainment.exe - Cryptominer in Disguise

Entertainment.exe is one of the possible names under which a malicious cryptominer is distributed. Cryptominers are a type of malware that harvests the infected system's resources, most notably the CPU and GPU... Read more

October 20, 2022
RAXNET Stealer Attempts to Empty Crypto Wallets screenshot

RAXNET Stealer Attempts to Empty Crypto Wallets

RAXNET Stealer is the name of a malicious application that is classified as a clipper. Clippers are widely used to steal cryptocurrency, due to the way they operate. A clipper like RAXNET Stealer can monitor the... Read more

November 30, 2022
KmsdBot Malware Infects Hosts to Mine Crypto screenshot

KmsdBot Malware Infects Hosts to Mine Crypto

KmsdBot is a newly discovered malicious application that infects both Windows and Linux hosts. The malware is written and compiled using the Golang language, which makes it cross-platform and able to infect both... Read more

November 18, 2022
StrelaStealer On the Hunt for Email Credentials screenshot

StrelaStealer On the Hunt for Email Credentials

StrelaStealer is the name of a newly discovered malware application that is made with a single purpose - stealing email login credentials from victims. StrelaStealer was first discovered in the first half of November... Read more

November 11, 2022
W4SP Stealer Malware Creeps Up on Python Repository screenshot

W4SP Stealer Malware Creeps Up on Python Repository

PyPI or the Python Package Index is a huge repository of code and software written in the Python programming language. As with every massive repository of applications and code, occasionally some bad apples make their... Read more

November 3, 2022
BlackLotus Malware Evades Detection screenshot

BlackLotus Malware Evades Detection

BlackLotus is a piece of malware that is reportedly up for sale on the dark web. The malware has unusually impressive capabilities that make it seem more like a tool that a state-sponsored threat actor would use, and... Read more

October 24, 2022
What is the SearchHost.exe File and Process? screenshot

What is the SearchHost.exe File and Process?

Some users have posted about their concerns when it comes to a specific file named SearchHost.exe. What exactly is SearchHost.exe and it is a dangerous file? First things first - we should make it very clear that... Read more

October 19, 2022
Patriot Stealer Malware Sold Disguised as

Patriot Stealer Malware Sold Disguised as "Educational Tool"

A piece of infostealing malware is being sold online, under the guide of an "educational tool". The infostealer has been named Patriot Stealer. The malware can steal a significant amount of information from a machine... Read more

November 29, 2022
Vbc.exe Cryptominer Malware Can Overtake Functions On Infected Systems screenshot

Vbc.exe Cryptominer Malware Can Overtake Functions On Infected Systems

Vbc.exe is the name of a malicious application that functions as a cryptominer tool. Cryptominers are malicious applications that attempt to install quietly on a victim system, then keep a low profile on it. Once... Read more

November 16, 2022
Rovwer.exe Cryptominer Malware Abuses Victim Hardware screenshot

Rovwer.exe Cryptominer Malware Abuses Victim Hardware

Rovwer.exe is the name of a malicious file that functions as a piece of cryptomining malware. Cryptominers are a subcategory of malware that will harvest the hardware resources of an infected system and exert them as... Read more

November 7, 2022
Novpop.exe Cryptomining Malware Will Strain Your Hardware screenshot

Novpop.exe Cryptomining Malware Will Strain Your Hardware

Novpop.exe is the name of a malicious tool used by hackers to mine cryptocurrency using a victim system's hardware resources. Cryptominers are a type of malware that deploys on a system and then attempts to keep a low... Read more

November 2, 2022
Medusa Stealer Combines Cryptominer and Spyware screenshot

Medusa Stealer Combines Cryptominer and Spyware

Medusa Stealer is a strain of malware that combines a wide range of malicious features inside it. The malware functions as both data stealer and cryptominer, as well as a DDoS tool. Its data exfiltration capabilities... Read more

October 20, 2022
SecurityHealthSystray.exe File and Process screenshot

SecurityHealthSystray.exe File and Process

SecurityHealthSystray.exe is the file and process that is responsible for displaying the system security notification icons in your Windows taskbar, in the area where your system click is usually displayed. Some users... Read more

October 17, 2022