Prashant Tilekar

Prashant Tilekar

Prashant Tilekar is part of the HIPS (Host-based Intrusion Prevention System) team in Quick Heal Security Labs. He has worked on various security vulnerabilities reported in MS Office and Acrobat PDF Reader, network-based vulnerabilities and hunting for ongoing malware trends. He has a keen interest in writing blog posts on trends observed during his research.

ALL Articles by Prashant Tilekar (6)

LinkedIn Phishing Scam: Hackers target users with fake job offers

LinkedIn is a popular social networking platform that is focused on professional networking and the business community. On…

Scam Alert Beware of Fake LinkedIn Job Offers

Emotet Trojan is back as the world unlocks

A threat actor named Emotet Trojan has been in the wild for more than 5 years, and now…

Beware! Email attachments can make you victim of spear phishing attacks

In the last few months, we’ve seen a sudden increase in Spear Phishing attacks. Spear phishing is a variation of…

GandCrab Ransomware along with Monero Miner and Spammer

Recently we saw a new campaign through spam mail attachment- zip file. It contains JavaScript file which delivers…

CVE-2018-15982- Adobe Flash Player use after free (Zero Day) vulnerability alert!

The recent zero-day vulnerability CVE-2018-15982 in Adobe Flash Player enables attackers to perform a Remote Code Execution on…

Emerging trend of spreading malware through IQY files

Nowadays attackers are searching for new techniques to spread malware, recently we came across a new emerging way…