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April 2011

Another Facebook spam mail pretending that your password is not safe, currently circulating on Internet. The subject is: FaceFacebook Support. Personal data has been changed!ID55733. The email comes with an attachment called New_Password_IN33494.zip. The zip file (New_Password_IN33494.zip) contain New_Password.exe file, Quick Heal detects this file as a “Trojan.Menti.gen”. New_Password.exe tries...
It has been observed that more and more children are using social networking websites. Kids even fake their age to join Facebook. Facebook is for high school and college students. Facebook is intended solely for users who are thirteen (13) years of age or older and the age limit is...
“Windows license locked!” is a fake warning (ransomware) that impersonates Windows Product Activation wizard and states that you may be a victim of software counterfeiting. It also states that all data stored on your computer will be locked for security purposes. You have to phone one of the numbers listed...
Microsoft has released 17 security bulletins to address publicly disclosed 64 vulnerabilities.Nine bulletins are critical, with all carrying the risk of remote code execution. The remaining eight are ranked important; six of these enable remote code execution, one allows privilege escalation, and the last can lead to information disclosure. The...
A critical vulnerability exists in Flash Player 10.2.153.1 and earlier versions (Adobe Flash Player 10.2.154.25 and earlier for Chrome users) for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris, Adobe Flash Player 10.2.156.12 and earlier versions for Android, and the Authplay.dll component that ships with Adobe Reader and Acrobat X (10.0.2) and earlier...
From last few days we have seen a significant increase in the activity related to spam E-mail messages. One of cause of rise is due to malware being heavily distributed by emails as an attachment. The package delivery mails have increased. The email claims itsels to be from UPS or...
A “Worm.Ckbface.adj” is spreading via Yahoo Instant Messenger ,that tricks people into downloading what they think is a pictures from a friend but is instead malware that installs a backdoor on Windows systems and spreads to a victim’s IM contacts. The worm arrives via a message from a contact with...
Its now Bank of Baroda getting targeted for the phishing attacks. A mail having subject line : MESSAGE TO ALL BARODA CONNECT USERS!!! getting circulated containing an attachment. If you click to open the htm file, it displays Bank of Baroda Login form.This form get displayed from your local machine....