Malware spreading through HTML5 resources


Recently it was found that there is Malware spreading through HTML5 resources very easily and most importantly everything happens undetected by antivirus systems.

A group of Italian researchers has proposed three new obfuscation techniques that can deceive virus scanners and successfully spread malware by drive-by. The techniques are based on the new standards of HTML5; the authors explain the scientific work. In their view, the increase of Malware is explained with the introduction of new web technologies. Read more [...]

Greatest cyber attack on the US government in world’s histroy


The Greatest cyber attack on the US government in world’s histroy has been executed during the last month. Days after days the US government and the common PC users are subjected to numerous hacker attacks from all sides. For example, in April, Russian hackers have made a successful attack on the Pentagon. And today received information that alleged Chinese hackers have gained access to the data of more than 4 million civil servants, among them as a force at the moment, and retired civil servants. Authoritative agency Reuters reported that this attack is the most powerful in the history of cybercrime.

According to the Reuters, the hackers gained access to data by attacking the Office of Personnel of the United States (OPM). It is reported that all the data stored in the data center MIA USA. There are also stored data sets of federal structures of the state. Read more [...]