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This fake security email tries to make your PC part of a botnet

A new email scam campaign by cybercriminals purporting to be from ‘Microsoft Security Office’ is infecting its victims with Neutrino exploit kit malware. The email warns the recipients that their bank accounts are being used for suspicious activity as a result of a virus.

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This Vicious New Malware Freezes Apple Computers

For the past few weeks, people have been tricked into visiting a phony website embedded with malware that can freeze Apple computers, according to a report this week by the cybersecurity firm Malwarebytes.

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Keeping You PCI Compliant — Malwarebytes Security Software Proactively Protects Customer Information & Brand Reputation

Deploying Malwarebytes helps clients meet this PCI prerequisite and provides businesses with the comfort of knowing they have software that takes a proactive approach to preventing malicious attacks.

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Tech support scams as a service: From browser to computer lockers

There is almost no need to introduce tech support scams these days. But there is something even worse that is now being seen.

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8 Ways Businesses Can Better Secure Their Remote Workers

Remote workers may present challenges for IT staff, but a combination of cybersecurity best practices, strong policy, and a dedicated user awareness campaign could keep company data safe.

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Security: from the basement to the boardroom

Malwarebytes CISO, Justin Dolly, discusses why security should be high on the agenda of the board and seen as a business enabler, not a drain on resources.

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Twitter phishing scam lures victims with promise of a shiny blue tick

Security firm Malwarebytes has warned Twitter users of a ‘Promoted Tweet’ phishing scam, that looks to lure in victims with the tempting offer of a shiny blue tick.

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History repeating: How the IoT is failing to learn the security lessons of the past

The massive cyberattacks which took down some of the most popular websites on the internet show that device manufacturers are not learning from the mistakes of the past.

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Security startup Malwarebytes acquires AdwCleaner to nip adware in the bud

Malwarebytes is acquiring a startup out of France called AdwCleaner, whose product specifically tackles and removes adware and has seen a total of 200 million downloads across Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10 in 32 and 64-bit platforms.

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Tech support scams are getting more sophisticated

Scammers selling bogus tech support services have moved from cold calls to targeted pop-ups and malware, according to Malwarebytes researchers.