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 Telefónica and several other large companies in Spain, as well as parts of Britain’s National Health Service (NHS), […]