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A 2.4 million phone botnet that is still active today.

In the fall of 2016, a source announced the appearance of a new type of malware, Android Trojan DressCode,  a hidden malware which without the users knowledge, used the infected devices in a botnet.  The hacker who wrote it kidnapped confidential information even from secured networks by distributing it in applications for phones that anyone [...]

By | 2018-01-29T12:02:40+00:00 January 29th, 2018|IT Security, Software News|Comments Off on A 2.4 million phone botnet that is still active today.

The many types of Cybercriminals, part 1

Cybercrime is any criminal activity where the object as a target and / or tool is a computer or network device.  In some cybercrimes, direct attacks are carried out on computers or other devices for the purpose of disabling a target.  In others, computers are used to distribute malware, illegal information, images and other materials [...]

By | 2017-12-12T14:06:56+00:00 December 8th, 2017|IT News, IT Security|Comments Off on The many types of Cybercriminals, part 1