ILOVEYOU

Type: Keyphrase
Name: ILOVEYOU
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Document Macro Malware on the Rebound

Fifteen years after the first Microsoft Word macro viruses attacked the Internet, the technique is still successful at exploiting users.In 1999 and 2000, Microsoft macro viruses such as Melissa and ILOVEYOU wreaked havoc on the Internet. In 2007, new ... [Published eWeek - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Facebook disrupts cryptocurrency-mining botnet Lecpetex

Facebook has teamed with law enforcement to disrupt malicious operations linked to "Lecpetex," a cryptocurrency-mining botnet composed of up to 250,000 infected computers worldwide.On Tuesday, the social networking service detailed its takedown efforts ... [Published SC Magazine US - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Beware Of Android SMS Worms

Google’s Android now dominates 80% of the smart phone market. Of the major phone operating systems, Android is the most vulnerable to security breaches and yet perceptions haven’t caught up with reality. People simply aren’t as worried, or as careful, ... [Published Lifehacker Australia - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Had an odd text on your Android device? Time to watch out for SMS worms

Google’s Android now dominates 80% of the smart phone market. Of the major phone operating systems, Android is the most vulnerable to security breaches and yet perceptions haven’t caught up with reality…AuthorLecturer in Networking at The Open Univer ... [Published Conversation UK - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Strong passwords more important than ever

Users are still not making enough of an effort when it comes to developing strong passwords.Leaine Brebner, head of communications at Dial a Nerd, says the most common stolen password on Splashdata’s annual list was “123456” – which dethroned previous ... [Published IT-Online - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 07 2014 - Updated Jun 08 2014 - 1 reports

Athena Orchard: Millions of people worldwide inspired by teenage cancer victim's message on mirror

The poignant words written by a dying teenage cancer victim on the back of her bedroom mirror have touched the hearts and minds of millions of people worldwide.The 1,000-word message written by 13-year-old Athena Orchard, of New Parks, Leicester, has ... [Published Leicester Mercury - Jun 07 2014]
First reported May 23 2014 - Updated May 23 2014 - 1 reports

eBay breach news: Posted data dump not valid, password reset issues

As the 145 million people affected by the security breach at online giant eBay get used to the idea that their personal information may be “out there” and their passwords need to be changed, we wanted to update yesterday’s coverage of the story. Data ... [Published We Live Security - May 23 2014]
Entities: eBay Inc, Breach, PayPal
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 2 reports

Stacy Keibler Celebrates Mother’s Day with Baby Bump Photo

[ Life ]Stacy Keibler is showing off her baby bump again , this time in celebration of what she’s calling her first Mother’s Day.The actress, model, and former professional wrestler posted a photo on Instagram, captioning it “Can’t wait to spend next ... [Published WebProNews - May 13 2014]
First reported May 06 2014 - Updated May 06 2014 - 1 reports

How Computer Viruses Get Their Names

REUTERS/Mal LangsdonHeartbleed, Melissa, Klez, Nimda, and Sasser. All of these innocent sounding words could ruin your computer, steal your information and impact your digital life forever. These computer viruses and system vulnerabilities are the best ... [Published The Atlantic Wire - May 06 2014]
First reported Apr 25 2014 - Updated Apr 25 2014 - 1 reports

Three Things We Have Learned From the Heartbleed Fiasco

The dust has at least begun to settle around the Heartbleed bug . The news cycle has spun forward, passwords have been updated, patches have been created and a million articles and blogs have been written. While we are inevitably doomed to repeat this ... [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 25 2014]
First reported Feb 14 2014 - Updated Feb 14 2014 - 1 reports

Honeypot Valentine

Calum MacLeod.February 14, 2014From being drawn in by a honypot, through to being compromised, lessons from life can have parallels with what happens online suggests Calum MacLeod. Several years I was compromised by a targeted attack which has had lasting ... [Published SC Magazine UK - Feb 14 2014]
First reported Feb 13 2014 - Updated Feb 13 2014 - 1 reports

INFOGRAPHIC: Love shouldn’t spam your inbox, it should spam your heart

Love is in the air! People are going out to buy boxes of chocolates and flowers for their loved ones, preparing for romantic dinners, and some are hoping that a secret admirer will confess their love. Some seek help from the Internet to make Valentine’s ... [Published avast! blog - Feb 13 2014]
Entities: Spam, Virus, ILOVEYOU

Quotes

"If one fails to detect something, we still have a very good chance of detecting it another way" he said. "Defense in depth actually does work." Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at eWEEK and InternetNews.com...
...replicated themselves through social media channels by sending trusted, private notes to their friends," Foster wrote in an email to SCMagazine.com. "In some cases, their friends were asked to visit malicious sites and in others they were asked to download malware.  Rewind 14 years and you will find the same approach was taken with the ILOVEYOU virus ...however, the channel for distribution was email" he said
"She died in the room, surrounded by all her family, and there was so much love in there I have to try to preserve that."

More Content

All (13) | News (11) | Reports (0) | Blogs (2) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Document Macro Malware on the Rebound [Published eWeek - Jul 10 2014]
Facebook disrupts cryptocurrency-mining botnet ... [Published SC Magazine US - Jul 09 2014]
Beware Of Android SMS Worms [Published Lifehacker Australia - Jul 06 2014]
Had an odd text on your Android device? Time to... [Published Conversation UK - Jul 01 2014]
Strong passwords more important than ever [Published IT-Online - Jun 19 2014]
Athena Orchard: Millions of people worldwide in... [Published Leicester Mercury - Jun 07 2014]
eBay breach news: Posted data dump not valid, p... [Published We Live Security - May 23 2014]
Stacy Keibler Celebrates Mother’s Day with Baby... [Published WebProNews - May 13 2014]
Stacy Keibler Celebrates Mother’s Day with Baby... [Published WebProNews Feed - May 13 2014]
How Computer Viruses Get Their Names [Published The Atlantic Wire - May 06 2014]
Three Things We Have Learned From the Heartblee... [Published Yahoo! News - Apr 25 2014]
Honeypot Valentine [Published SC Magazine UK - Feb 14 2014]
INFOGRAPHIC: Love shouldn’t spam your inbox, it... [Published avast! blog - Feb 13 2014]
1
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
eBay breach news: Posted data dump not valid, p... [Published We Live Security - May 23 2014]
As the 145 million people affected by the security breach at online giant eBay get used to the idea that their personal information may be “out there” and their passwords need to be changed, we wanted to update yesterday’s coverage of the story. Data ...
INFOGRAPHIC: Love shouldn’t spam your inbox, it... [Published avast! blog - Feb 13 2014]
Love is in the air! People are going out to buy boxes of chocolates and flowers for their loved ones, preparing for romantic dinners, and some are hoping that a secret admirer will confess their love. Some seek help from the Internet to make Valentine’s ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.