Category Archives: Ransomware

Read Cloudeight InfoAve Premium – Issue #826 – Online

  Read Cloudeight InfoAve Premium – Issue #826 – Online If you’re not a subscriber to Cloudeight InfoAve Premium Newsletter, please join us. It’s delivered to your inbox every Friday and it’s completely free! Subscribe right now! Cloudeight InfoAve Premium, Issue #826, was sent to all subscribers on Friday, August 9, 2019, at approximately 10:35… Read More »

Why are so many US public entities being hit by ransomware?

 Why are so many US public entities being hit by ransomware? (NOTE:  This article comes to us courtesy of the Emsisoft blog. It was written by Jareth who says “a picture is worth a thousand words but unfortunately I can’t draw…” We hope you’ll take 5 minutes and read it. It is a well-written, easy-to-read, and… Read More »

BlueKeep Warning Issued by Microsoft

    BlueKeep Warning Issued by Microsoft Much like the NSA-authored worm that stolen by hackers, modified and foisted upon Internet users in the form of the WannaCry worm that infected hundreds of thousands of computers back in 2017, a new NSA worm called EternalBlue was stolen by a hacking group known as the Shadow… Read More »

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

    The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same We wrote our first “Your Computer Won’t Bite” e-book back in 2005. Windows XP was just a few years old and some folks were still hanging on to Windows 98 and Windows ME. Nearly fourteen years ago we told you that your computer won’t… Read More »

ASUS Live Update compromised by attackers

ASUS Live Update compromised by attackers If you have an ASUS computer, this is for you. ASUS Live Update was compromised by attackers and loaded with a malicious update – a backdoor Trojan known as Operation ShadowHammer. As of right now, it’s estimated that around a half-million Windows (ASUS) computers have had the malicious backdoor… Read More »