Articles in Trojan section

What you must know about Facebook virus

Friday, June 7th, 2013
 

Facebook virus is a serious cyber threat, which has many different versions. As its name suggests, this threat is spread only on this social network, which becomes more and more attractive for cyber criminals this year. If you want to avoid its infiltration, be careful what you click because Facebook virus spreads via fake messages [...]

 

Are you sure you are not infected with Cycbot?

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
 

One of the most popular threats used by scammers to gain the access to victim‘s computer is the Cycbot trojan. This computer infection seems to be included into many malware viruses’ distribution and has also been found to have numbers of other functions in terms of compromising PC. Typically, it is a cause of continuous [...]

 

Ukash virus

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
 

As you know, Ukash is a popular payment system which belongs to a trustworthy company. However,  well-known name doesn’t stay safe for long – online criminals have started to use Ukash for generating the money from unaware PC users. Of course, firstly they scare their victims into believing that they have violated various laws and [...]

 

DNS Changer Malware and its removal

Thursday, July 12th, 2012
 

DNS Changer Malware is a trojan that redirects users to malicious websites. Besides, it also allows hackers to connect to the infected computer so that they could track the victim, collect various information about him/her and even download more malware on the computer. As you can see, once you are infected with DNS Changer Malware [...]

 

Beware of Reveton trojan scam

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012
 

Reveton Trojan is a ransomware application that distributes fake emails seemingly sent by legitimate law enforcement authorities or other local police departments. In addition, this Trojan disables its victims from accessing their infected machines and requires paying a fine for ‘unlocking’ the system. For that, it offers using PaySafe or Ukash channels or asks to [...]