Ransomware Alert – June 27 2017

On Tuesday 6/27/2017 another massive ransomware attack hit the world.  This one is known as ‘Petya’ appears to have originated from a highly sophisticated Russian strain of the WannaCry strand that hit back in May 2017.  The ransomware, if launched, will encrypt all files on the user’s computer, making them unusable.  The ‘worm’ also transmits […]

MalwareBytes

  What Is MalwareBytes? MalwareBytes 3.x is the latest version of the popular Malware fighting tool. It now incorporates Anti-Malware, Anti-Ransomware, Anti-Exploit and provides real-time protection from malicious websites. The new 3.x version is designed to REPLACE your existing antivirus and offers more benefits than traditional antivirus can offer.  For those who feel safer keeping […]

POODLE Vulnerability In IIS – Windows

POODLE Vulnerability In IIS – Windows ISSUE More Info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/POODLE SSL “POODLE” vulnerability disclosed in September 2014. Allows for man-in-the-middle type data loss, which takes advantage of internet and security software clients fallback to SSL 3.0. This attack is not as serious as Heartbleed and Shellshock attacks that also hit earlier in 2014. This article […]