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Emotet Malware Uninstalled by Police

Emotet malware is no more! Emotet was a very malicious malware infecting thousands of users worldwide. Once your system was compromised with this malware, you became part of the botnet, sending infected emails to other computers. On top of this other payloads would be distributed to your computer usually in the form of ransomware.  Police […]

Windows 7 PCs at Risk FBI Warns

Are you still running the Windows 7 operating system? Your computer may be at risk. With the Windows 7 operating system reaching end-of-life in January 2020 it no longer receives updates or support from Microsoft. This makes your PC vulnerable to malicious activity such as being hacked. With ransomware and cybercrime at an all-time high, […]

Canon Suffers Ransomware Attack

Canon is the latest victim in a ransomware attack! It is believed that the Maze Ransomware Group is responsible for this ransomware incident. This attack caused many of Canon’s domains to be knocked offline, as well as causing issues with Canon’s internal applications. One of the main goals of these ransomware attacks is to steal […]

QNAP & QSnatch Malware

QSnatch is the latest malware affecting many network-attached storage devices (NAS) made by QNAP. For those who are unaware, a network-attached storage device, or NAS, for short, is essentially a computer connected to a network that provides file storage for devices connected to that network.  Having a NAS set up enables you to easily backup […]

Garmin – Ransomware’s Latest Target

Has your navigation unit or Garmin smartwatch stopped working recently? About that… Garmin is the latest target of cybercrime as they recently were struck with ransomware.  This has led to users being unable to access any of the online services related to their devices. Currently, the Garmin website, as well as other services such as […]

Twitter Hacked – Everything We Know

Twitter was recently compromised! On July 15th, 2020 we witnessed one of the most prolific hacks in recent memory. Many popular, verified, twitter user’s accounts were compromised by this coordinated assault. Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Kanye West and more had their accounts taken over. What was the motive here? Money. These hackers looked to scam […]