Bitdefender

Type: Company
Name: Bitdefender
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

As Holy Week nears end, Easter scams circulate online

As the Holy Week nears its end, cyberscammers have started targeting victims with Easter-related rackets, a security vendor said Friday.Bitdefender said the scams come in the form of spam mail offering fake vouchers, personal loans, replica watches and ... [Published GMA News.tv - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Scam Easter Basket Packed with Fake Vouchers, Viagra and Religious Fraud

Cyber-criminals are hiding dangerous goodies among the Easter eggs and chocolate bunnies that users are hoping for, warns antivirus software provider Bitdefender. The increasing wave of dangerous spam hitting the US, the UK and other countries these ... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Globell launches its ESD portal

Software specialist Globell has officially launched its ESD portal, dedicated to the DACH market. This portal allows resellers to buy and download licenses and programs for 500 different applications from 21 vendors (Abbyy, ACD Systems, Acronis, Avast, ... [Published ITdistri.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

BetaNews Exclusive: Try Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac FREE for 6 months

Last week Derrick Wlodarz debunked the Apple myth, explaining why security through obscurity isn't security . Macs are not virus-proof -- Apple-targeted malware is proliferating and users need to become aware of the risks and protect their devices just ... [Published Beta News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Don’t Let RATs Hijack Your Mac!

My partner and I have seven pet rats at home and I love every single one of them. But there is one kind of rat I am keen on keeping out of my home—and my computer—and that’s a Remote Access Trojan. These nasty, malicious applications let attackers use ... [Published Ecoustics.com - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Rats, Infectious, Malware
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Security Roundup: Brits targeted with fake Easter offers

In this roundup we take a look at Easter scams, Kaspersky’s new virtualization security solution and how the Galaxy S5’s fingerprint sensor has been hacked.Bitdefender is warning Brits about a large amount of religious scams that are inviting Brits to ... [Published PCRetail - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Security, Fake, Bitdefender
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.1

A fast and reliable dual-engine malware and virus removal toolIn spite of the name, Emsisoft Anti-Malware is also an antvirus tool – viruses having been grouped together into the malware category for the sake of convenience. The program’s web pages points ... [Published Beta News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Fortinet, McAfee, Trend Micro, Bitdefender battle in socially-engineered malware prevention test

Socially-engineered malware tries to trick users into downloading and executing malicious code through tactics that include everything from fake antivirus to fake utilities to fake upgrades to the operating system and trojanized applications. NSS Labs ... [Published Computerworld - Security RSS feed - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Phishers Lure WoW Players with an Irresistible Offer

World of Warcraft , or WoW , is one of the most recognized  MMORPG games in its industry, and it has been going strong for almost 10 solid years now.  Blizzard Entertainment , the developers behind WoW, recently announced the beginning of their ... [Published Malwarebytes Unpacked - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Are You Ready to Vote for HotforSecurity?

Hello! We’re excited to share with you that HotforSecurity has been nominated at the European Security Blogger Awards 2014 in London, April 29, held during the InfoSec Europe security event. HotForSecurity is competing against leading security bloggers ... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Best browsers for safe surfing

The Web browser has been a major infection vector for years, allowing malware to be transported to millions of computers. But if there were more secure alternatives to IE, Chrome and Firefox? We tested eight of these better browsers. We looked at Spikes ... [Published CSO Magazine - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Warlords of Draenor Pre-Install Phishes for WoW players’ accounts

World of Warcraft players need to ignore the unexpected e-mails that pop up into their inboxes offering professional skills, automatic upgrades for the role of class 60. Because they are bogus.   Spammers have launched a new campaign offering fake ... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 14 2014]

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Meanwhile, Stanescu said other fraudsters have created a fake holiday website "that allegedly allows users to rent an apartment in countries such as the US, the UK, Portugal, France or Malta."
Interestingly, Kalnai suggested that the first course of action be simply rebooting the computer. "A system reboot is an easy way to get rid of an infection that does not contain any mechanism for persistence" he explained. Unfortunately for our reader, such a simple solution wasn't enough
"Furthermore, the private information could be sold to tabloid newspapers or entertainment websites which are scrabbling for some showbiz tittle tattle to fill their pages."
...are that you want to keep the treatment private," writes veteran security expert Graham Cluley in a post on BitDefender's HotForSecurity blog. "There aren’t many people who are comfortable admitting that they have confidence issues with their physical appearance. And, for that reason, you would hope that cosmetic surgeries keep a close guard of the personal data of their clients and potential customers" he added

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As Holy Week nears end, Easter scams circulate ... [Published GMA News.tv - 18 hours ago]
Scam Easter Basket Packed with Fake Vouchers, V... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 18 2014]
Globell launches its ESD portal [Published ITdistri.com - Apr 18 2014]
Dangerous spam targets Brits with fake Easter o... [Published Net Security - Apr 17 2014]
Don’t Let RATs Hijack Your Mac! [Published Ecoustics.com - Apr 17 2014]
Don't Let RATs Hijack Your Mac! [Published PC Magazine - Apr 17 2014]
Security Roundup: Brits targeted with fake East... [Published PCRetail - Apr 17 2014]
Hackers steal 500k details from Harley Medical ... [Published Telegraph - Apr 17 2014]
BetaNews Exclusive: Try Bitdefender Antivirus f... [Published Beta News - Apr 17 2014]
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 8.1 [Published Beta News - Apr 17 2014]
Fortinet, McAfee, Trend Micro, Bitdefender batt... [Published Computerworld - Security RSS feed - Apr 16 2014]
Fortinet, McAfee, Trend Micro, Bitdefender batt... [Published NetworkWorld - Apr 16 2014]
Hackers steal 500k patient records from Harley ... [Published Telegraph - Apr 16 2014]
HACKERS attempt to BLACKMAIL PLASTIC SURGEONS [Published The Register - Apr 16 2014]
Phishers Lure WoW Players with an Irresistible ... [Published Malwarebytes Unpacked - Apr 16 2014]
NSS Labs Tests Show Enterprise Endpoint Protect... [Published Scottrade - Apr 15 2014]
Are You Ready to Vote for HotforSecurity? [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 15 2014]
Best browsers for safe surfing [Published CSO Magazine - Apr 14 2014]
Your no-fuss, fail-safe guide to protecting And... [Published CIO Australia - Apr 14 2014]
Warlords of Draenor Pre-Install Phishes for WoW... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 14 2014]
N-able by SolarWinds Receives 5-Star Rating in ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 14 2014]
Facebook Follower Scam Prompts Victims to Injec... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 11 2014]
Windows XP support has ended – These anti-virus... [Published MajorGeeks.com - Apr 11 2014]
Heartache due to Heartbleed? Here’s how to crea... [Published Tech2 firstpost.com - Apr 11 2014]
What will exactly happen to Windows XP users now? [Published Jordan Times - Apr 11 2014]
Caution Advised as Heartbleed Poses Serious Sec... [Published Bitdefender - Apr 11 2014]
Feature: End of support for Windows XP: what ar... [Published TechRadar.com - Apr 10 2014]
Best free antivirus for Windows PC, laptop or t... [Published PC Advisor - Apr 10 2014]
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Internet nasties get down and dirty with Tinder [Published Gadget Guy - Apr 10 2014]
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Scam Easter Basket Packed with Fake Vouchers, V... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 18 2014]
Cyber-criminals are hiding dangerous goodies among the Easter eggs and chocolate bunnies that users are hoping for, warns antivirus software provider Bitdefender. The increasing wave of dangerous spam hitting the US, the UK and other countries these ...
Fortinet, McAfee, Trend Micro, Bitdefender batt... [Published Computerworld - Security RSS feed - Apr 16 2014]
Socially-engineered malware tries to trick users into downloading and executing malicious code through tactics that include everything from fake antivirus to fake utilities to fake upgrades to the operating system and trojanized applications. NSS Labs ...
Phishers Lure WoW Players with an Irresistible ... [Published Malwarebytes Unpacked - Apr 16 2014]
World of Warcraft , or WoW , is one of the most recognized  MMORPG games in its industry, and it has been going strong for almost 10 solid years now.  Blizzard Entertainment , the developers behind WoW, recently announced the beginning of their ...
Are You Ready to Vote for HotforSecurity? [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 15 2014]
Hello! We’re excited to share with you that HotforSecurity has been nominated at the European Security Blogger Awards 2014 in London, April 29, held during the InfoSec Europe security event. HotForSecurity is competing against leading security bloggers ...
Warlords of Draenor Pre-Install Phishes for WoW... [Published HOTforSecurity - Apr 14 2014]
World of Warcraft players need to ignore the unexpected e-mails that pop up into their inboxes offering professional skills, automatic upgrades for the role of class 60. Because they are bogus.   Spammers have launched a new campaign offering fake ...
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