Malwarebytes news

Malwarebytes targeted by Nation State Actor implicated in SolarWinds breach. Evidence suggests abuse of privileged access to Microsoft Office 365 and Azure environments - A nation state attack leveraging software from SolarWinds has caused a ripple effect throughout the security industry, impacting multiple organizations.
VPN usage is increasing, says December 2020 survey - For the latest Malwarebytes Labs reader survey we asked “Do you use a VPN?” 2,330 of you responded and here are the results.
I played the free online games your kids are playing and here’s what happened - Online games can be a minefield for parents. Our writer played some of the most popular for a week to see how he got on.
Malwarebytes detects leaked tools from FireEye breach - The security company FireEye was breached by a sophisticated attack that stole multiple red team assessment tools. Malwarebytes customers are safe.
50 percent of schools did not prepare for secure distance learning, Labs report reveals - Schools faced a crisis this year, as the coronavirus forced educators across the country to suffer through lacking cybersecurity, our new report reveals.
The many ways you can be scammed on Facebook, part I - With the COVID-19 virus still very much at large and the holiday season just around the corner, scams, too, are on the hype. Here’s what to look out for and what to do to protect yourself.
Looks like we’re stuck with Zoom: Is it any safer? - Zoom got into hot water at the start of the pandemic for its much publicized security risks. As you prepare to log in to your next virtual meeting or class, let’s take another look at Zoom.
IoT forecast: Running antivirus on your smart device? - Cybersecurity for the Internet of Things (IoT) could look a lot like the cybersecurity overall in the future, including running antivirus on devices.
Chris Krebs, director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, fired by President - On Tuesday evening, President Donald Trump fired Chris Krebs, director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA).

Select your language