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Month: December, 2009

Fake Swine Flu Alerts

3 December, 2009 (17:05) | A cat called password. | By: Blogkeep

Alerts regarding H1N1 (swine flu) virus are arriving in inboxes in an attempt to trick users into visiting bogus websites for the Center of Disease Control and Prevention. The email attempts to trick users into believing they are part of a H1N1 vaccination program. Once the link embedded in the email is clicked a web […]

Malware blocks Internet access, demands payment

1 December, 2009 (15:09) | Diagnosis, Prognosis, Treatment. | By: Blogkeep

A new malware program, a ransomware program is installing itself on the machines of those installing uFast Download Manager. The program blocks Internet access until a user makes a payment via sms to register the software. More information from the person who discovered this is available here: CA Blog