December 22, 2016 - PC Pitstop makes several products including PC Matic, PC Magnum, Optimize, Driver Alert, and Disk MD. As of a few weeks ago, we detect these products as PUP.Optional, here is why.
December 21, 2016 - Malwarebytes was proud to participate in America SCORES Bay Area’s Corporate Cup this winter. The local non-profit helps provide after school soccer and poetry programs at public schools in low-income communities.
December 20, 2016 - Vetting vendors doesn't have to be painful - if you know your risk tolerance posture, and have a mature communication channel with your own security team.
December 19, 2016 - A compilation of notable security news and blog posts from the 11th of December to the 17th. This week, we talked about ransomware, screen lockers, Goldeneye--not the James Bond movie--and Malwarebytes' 2017 predictions.
December 19, 2016 - Interest in Tor based threats is increasing to the extent that some vendors will scoop up all activity they find on Tor and provide you a nice front end to search through it at your leisure. This might lead the casual observer to assume that the darkness is a one stop shop for cyber threats, but criminals existed on the internet prior to Tor, and still do quite well for themselves without it. In fact, bad guys with good OPSEC tend to be the exception, rather than the rule. So let’s take a quick look at some unpleasant stuff and the nadir of bad OPSEC, Facebook.