Threat spotlight: WastedLocker, customized ransomware - WastedLocker ransomware, attributed to the Russian Evil Corp gang, is such a targeted threat, you might call it a custom-built ransomware family.
We found yet another phone with pre-installed malware via the Lifeline Assistance program - We discovered yet another phone model with pre-installed malware provided from the Lifeline Assistance program via Assurance Wireless by Virgin Mobile.
Mac ThiefQuest malware may not be ransomware after all - We discovered a new Mac malware, ThiefQuest, that appeared to be ransomware at first glance. However, once we dug in deeper, we found out its true identity—and intention.
Lock and Code S1Ep10: Pulling apart the Internet of Things with JP Taggart - This week on Lock and Code, we talk to JP Taggart, senior security researcher at Malwarebytes, about the Internet of Things.
Credit card skimmer targets ASP.NET sites - This unusual web skimmer campaign goes after sites running Microsoft's IIS servers with an outdated version of the ASP.NET framework.
Do Chromebooks need  antivirus protection? - You may have heard that installing a Chromebook antivirus program is unnecessary. We take a look at the Chromebook's security features and weigh in on whether that's true.
New Mac ransomware spreading through piracy - We analyze a new Mac ransomware that appears to encrypt user files with a bit of a time delay.
Bluetooth beacons: one free privacy debate with your next order - We take a look at Bluetooth beacons and their role behind the scenes in many real-world marketing campaigns—whether you're aware of it or not.
A week in security (June 22 – 28) - A roundup of cybersecurity news from June 22 – 28, inlcuding a zero day guide, tax season tips, and web skimmers using image files.

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