Tag: Avoid

New Cerberus Android Banker Uses Pedometer to Avoid Analysis
Security Update

New Cerberus Android Banker Uses Pedometer to Avoid Analysis

A new banking trojan for Android devices relies on the accelerometer sensor to delay its running on the system and thus evade analysis from security ... Read More

File transfer security risks and how to avoid them
AlienVault, cyber

File transfer security risks and how to avoid them

Ransomware attacks increased by 105% in the first quarter of 2019, according to Beazley’s tally of insurance claims and data analytics. Other alarming reports show ... Read More

Kim Dotcom Begins Final Supreme Court Battle to Avoid US Extradition
afeat, Bram van der Kolk

Kim Dotcom Begins Final Supreme Court Battle to Avoid US Extradition

When file-hosting site Megaupload was shut down in 2012, few could have predicted the events of the years to follow. The arrest of founder Kim ... Read More

Avoid a Security Endgame: Learn About the Latest “Avengers” Scam
Consumer Threat Notices, Credit Card Fraud

Avoid a Security Endgame: Learn About the Latest “Avengers” Scam

Marvel Studio’s $2.2 billion box-office hit “Avengers: Endgame” has quickly risen to the second-highest grossing film of all time in its first two weekends. Not ... Read More

Reddit’s /r/Piracy is Deleting Almost 10 Years of History to Avoid Ban
/r/piracy, afeat

Reddit’s /r/Piracy is Deleting Almost 10 Years of History to Avoid Ban

With around a quarter of a billion monthly users, Reddit is one of the most important sites on the Internet. The site plays host to ... Read More

Vodafone Germany Blocks Popular Pirate Forum to Avoid Lawsuit
afeat, GEMA

Vodafone Germany Blocks Popular Pirate Forum to Avoid Lawsuit

With millions of monthly visitors, Boerse.to is one of the most popular ‘warez boards’ in Germany. The site launched in 2014, following the demise of ... Read More

Microsoft patches Internet Explorer Vulnerability to avoid Cyber Attacks on Windows PCs
cyber, cyber security

Microsoft patches Internet Explorer Vulnerability to avoid Cyber Attacks on Windows PCs

Microsoft has issued a patch to its Internet Explorer(IE) and has urged all its Windows Operating system users to security update their browsers as soon ... Read More

Huawei bows to UK Cybersecurity demands to avoid a 5G ban
5G, ban

Huawei bows to UK Cybersecurity demands to avoid a 5G ban

Huawei has agreed to UK’s security demands in order to avoid a ban imposed on the use of its 5G products in the said country. ... Read More

DuckDuckGo Removes ‘Pirate’ Site Bangs to Avoid Liability
afeat, duckduckgo

DuckDuckGo Removes ‘Pirate’ Site Bangs to Avoid Liability

First launched just a decade ago, search engine DuckDuckGo is a goto tool for Internet users who value their privacy. Unlike many competitors, the site ... Read More