Ryuk ransomware develops worm-like capability

French researchers have found a Ryuk ransomware variant that can spread laterally through an infected network.

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Extortion, precision malware, and ruthless scams. Read the State of Malware 2021 report

Through the chaos and devastation of 2020, one form of business seems to have thrived—the creation and operation of malicious software.

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Talking Emotet’s takedown with Adam Kujawa: Lock and Code S02E02

This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Adam Kujawa, security evangelist and director of Malwarebytes Labs, about the dangerous malware Emotet

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A week in security (January 25 – January 31)

A privacy week special on Malwarebytes Labs with a special episode of our Lock & Code podcast, FLoC, Grindr, Emotet, and more.

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Cleaning up after Emotet: the law enforcement file

Following global law enforcement action to take over the Emotet botnet, a special update is being sent to clean up infected machines.

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Pow! Emotet’s down. Is it out?

The world’s most dangerous malware has suffered a serious blow in a coordinated strike by multiple law enforcement agencies.

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The most enticing cyberattacks of 2020

These are the most enticing—or the most impossible-to-ignore—cyberattack lures and cyberattack capabilities of 2020. They can’t be gone soon enough.

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A week in security (December 21- December 27)

A roundup of cybersecurity news from December 21 – 27, including SolarWinds, international cybersecurity, Emotet, and free online games.

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Emotet returns just in time for Christmas

Guess who’s back right for the holidays? Emotet of course.

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A week in security (October 26 – November 1)

In this week in security (October 26 – November 1), we look at Google’s Chrome zero-day patch, Cybersecurity Awareness Month, ransomware cash and far more.

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