Since its discovery less than a month ago, a stealthy new Android malware has already been detected on over 500 devices, and it’s on the rise. Learn how this clever threat pretends to be an ad blocker and then hides itself on mobile devices, all while serving up tons of ads.
Because Android ransomware is on the raise, users should be extra cautious.
On Valentine’s Day, Mac users got a special “treat” in the form of new malware. Now, weeks later, there are signs of yet another piece of malware looming. This brings the count of malware (as opposed to adware or other threats) discovered for macOS this year up to 4, in only two short months.
Announcing the launch of our next-generation online security product, Malwarebytes 3.0! This product is built to provide comprehensive protection against today’s sophisticated threats so that you can finally replace your traditional antivirus software.
Each year, several million people fall for tech support scams and according to Microsoft, in 2015 alone crooks walked away with an estimated $1.5 billion. Malwarebytes has been actively engaged in the fight against tech support scammers overseas, but also here at home in the US.
Guest blogger Benny Czarny explains one of the main reasons to have a NAC system in place is to keep risky devices from connecting to your organization’s network. Unfortunately, simply purchasing a NAC solution is not going to guarantee your protection.
For the better part of 20 years, cybersecurity remained mostly under the public awareness radar. It was not exactly a topic for discussion at the Griswold family Christmas party. Mom in 1995: You’re doing what, Timmy? Making antivirus? I thought you did something with computers, not medicine! Fighting cybercrime fell squarely on the shoulders of…
Vonteera crossed a line when it decided to actively disable anti-malware and anti-virus software. They used certificates to pull that off.
The malware ecosystem has changed drastically in the past 10 years, to the point that the old precautions are just no longer enough. Here are the three top reasons why traditional anti-virus isn’t enough anymore.
There are key differences between antivirus and anti-malware software that go beyond semantics. Read on to learn what they are.