Tag Archives: fileless malware

  • McAfee Threat Report-Q32017

    McAfee Threat Report (Q3 2017) Summary: New malware reached an all-time high of 57.6 million new samples (increase of 10% from Q2) – four new samples per second New mobile malware increased by 60% (boosted by increase in Android screen-locking threats) New ransomware rose by 36% (boosted by increase in Android screen-locking threats) JavaScript malware […]

  • WannaCry Ransomware

    On Friday, 12 May 2017, a large cyber-attack using it was launched, infecting more than 230,000 computers in 150 countries, demanding ransom payments ($300 worth in bitcoin) in the cryptocurrency bitcoin in 28 languages The attack affected Telef√≥nica and several other large companies in Spain, as well as parts of Britain’s National Health Service (NHS), […]