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Adblock Web AdwareAdblock Web Adware

Adblock Web is a rogue browser extension that we discovered while inspecting suspicious websites. It promises to block advertisements, but instead of blocking them - this extension displays ads. Hence, Adblock Web is classified as advertising-supported software (adware). Adware can display ads on visited websites and/or different interfaces. The advertisements endorse various scams (e.g., phishing, tech support, update, giveaway, etc...

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Geek Squad Email Scam

Geek Squad Email Scam

After examining the email, we found that it is disguised as a let...

Chrome "Managed By Your Organization" Browser Hijacker (Windows)

Chrome "Managed By Your Organization" Browser Hijacker (Windows)

"Managed by your organization" is a Google Chrome feature (it can...

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Docker Hub Repositories Harbour Malicious ContainersDocker Hub Repositories Harbour Malicious Containers

In much the same way that GitHub has been used by malicious threat actors to distribute malware, it would not be long until Docker Hub would be abused for similar purposes. In a recent report published by Sysdig over 1,600 publicly available Docker Hub images are been used to hide malicious behavior, including cryptocurrency miners, embedded secret keys and other authenticators that can be used as backdoors, DNS hijackers, as well as website r...

Hive Ransomware’s Victim Count in the Thousands

Hive Ransomware’s Victim Count in the Thousands

According to the Federal Bureau ...

Phishing-as-a-Service Platform Gets an Upgrade

Phishing-as-a-Service Platform Gets an Upgrade

Robin Banks, the popular phishin...

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Combo Cleaner: Antivirus and System Optimizer (for Mac computers)

Combo Cleaner: Antivirus and System Optimizer (for Mac computers)

Although Mac computers are thought to be more secure than Windows...

Combo Cleaner Anti-Malware (for Windows computers)

Combo Cleaner Anti-Malware (for Windows computers)

As well as enterprise level antivirus scan engine, Combo Cleaner ...

Avast One

Avast One

Despite the rebranding older products like Avast Premium is still...

Malwarebytes Premium

Malwarebytes Premium

Typically, offerings that include more than one license, here 10 ...

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