New Mac Ransomware Discovered Spreading Through Pirated Programs

Listen, it’s never a good idea to download pirated software, but yet people do. There are many reasons for this, first of all it’s illegal. Secondly, because the source you’re downloading it from might not necessarily be trusted, and there could be some changes made that would hide malicious files inside of the installation.Unfortunately, some Mac users are finding out the hard way because according to a report from Malwarebytes, […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Intel’s Tiger Lake Processors Will Feature Chip-Based Malware Protection

When it comes to protecting your computer against malware, the majority of people rely on software. However, software can really only do so much and might not be particularly effective against certain types of malware, such as control-flow hijacking attacks that might not be detected as they tend to hide behind legitimate code.The good news is that moving forwards, Intel has announced that starting with its Tiger Lake CPUs, they […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Fake Coronavirus Documents Are Being Used To Hijack Computers

These days many of us are undoubtedly constantly scanning the news related to the coronavirus. We’re also seeing a lot of information popup on social media, emails, forwarded WhatsApp messages, and so on. However, it seems that cyber criminals are now weaponizing our need for information to hijack our computers.According, they have discovered that there are fake coronavirus-related documents making their rounds on the internet. For example, some of these […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Malware-Laden Fake Best Buy USB Drives Are Being Sent Out In The Mail

If you happen to receive a letter from Best Buy that comes with a free USB drive inside of it, don’t rejoice just yet. This is because according to a report from Trustwave, it seems that these USB drives are filled with malware that could hijack your computer if you were to insert it into your PC.According to the report, the letter contains a message from Best Buy thanking the […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology