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July 14, 2021 - Looking at the urgency levels Microsoft has assigned to this month's patches, sysadmins have their work cut out for them once again.

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April 14, 2021 - Google has issued an update including two critical security fixes that were fast, but not quite fast enough.

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February 10, 2021 - Here are the Microsoft and Adobe patches that need your attention, including some vulnerabilities being exploited in the wild.

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February 13, 2020 - We give advice on safe online dating, including steering clear of scams, buttoning up on privacy, and avoiding vulnerable apps.

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February 22, 2018 - This custom made drive-by download attack targets some Chinese websites and their visitors while experimenting with exploits.

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March 29, 2017 - At one point in the not-so-distant past, exploits were responsible for delivering 80 percent of malware to people’s systems. But exploits seem to be experiencing a lull today. Does this mean they’re gone for good or is this simply the calm before the storm? Let’s break down this stealthy threat so you can not only know your enemy, but also be appropriately prepared should the exploit attacks return.

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December 1, 2016 - Gooligan is a mobile malware targeting Android OS devices, many of which are susceptible to long known exploits, such as VROOT (CVE-2013-6282) and Towelroot (CVE-2014-3153).

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March 25, 2015 - Our systems have detected infections coming from popular adult site Xtube. This attack does not use malicious ads (malvertising) to compromise users. Instead, it injects a malicious snippet of code directly into Xtube itself.

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February 27, 2015 - Potentially Unwanted Programs often install a search assistant (or rather a browser and search hijacker) on people's machines. This one redirects the user ends up on the door step of the famous Angler exploit kit. Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit users are protected against this latest exploit.

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February 26, 2015 - A clever way to hide malicious code on a site would be to put it somewhere someone would least expect it, like on a page that says that the site has been suspended.

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