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Phishing SBI

 November 17, 2006

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Earlier we were receiving reports of phishing of International bank and recently of ICICI, today we received reports of phishing sites of State Bank of India. Last week we saw new phishing attack on ICICI Bank and now today we saw phishing site targeting State Bank of India. Fraudulent sites...

64-bit Vista PatchGuard

 November 14, 2006

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To prevent unauthorized access to the kernel Microsoft is using PatchGuard in 64-bit Vista. Some third party security vendors has expressed concerns that this is making it tougher to protect customers as it is locking them out of the kernel. We at Cat believes that Microsoft as a OS vendor...

ActiveX Control vulnerability

 November 10, 2006

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Microsoft XML Core Services XMLHTTP ActiveX Control Code Execution This vulnerability has been found in Microsoft XML Core Services. It could be exploited by a remote attacker to take control of the system. The problem is due to a memory corruption in XMLHTTP ActiveX Control. Microsoft Visual Studio WMI Object...

ICICI Bank phishing mail

 October 31, 2006

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Today a new ICICI Bank phishing mail was delivered to my mail box. At first glance it looked quite original as my Eudora mail box showed the information as follows: Mail received from: Subject: Alerts !!! Upgrade And Secure Your Online Account Immediately. After reading the message I doubt...

More one more… warezov

 October 27, 2006

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We have been receiving daily new samples of the worm I-Worm.Warezov It is using below domains for update and to download other components:   The very recent ones is using below domain…. The server which host this domain has been implement...

Compatibility of Quick Heal with Internet Explorer 7

 October 25, 2006

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Microsoft has released its new Internet browser i.e. Internet Explorer 7 in this month. Many users may be interested to know if Quick Heal is compatible with latest version of Internet Explorer. I wish to inform users that Quick Heal 2006 is compatible with Internet Explorer 7. We have tested...

Delayed release of Quick Heal 2007 product range

 October 20, 2006

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Its been the time for the new release of the year. Last year we had managed to release Quick Heal 2006 by September 2005. Many of the enthusiastic customers are interested to know why we have not released Quick Heal 2007 yet. Well this is to announce that this year...

Its been happening… and have not stopped yet

 October 19, 2006

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A few days back we got reports that Japanese McDonald’s customers got Trojan.QQPass with the free MP3 player they won. The MP3 player were loaded with free 10 songs and additionally the Trojan.QQPass . Now the Windows Video iPod, owners of Windows iPod purchased from the batch released after September...

Welcome to Quick Heal Weblog

 October 19, 2006

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A window to happenings at Quick Heal Technologies and on around computer security arena. Happy Blogging.