W32.Duqu – Advanced malware threat modeled after Stuxnet

Uncategorized Comments Off on W32.Duqu – Advanced malware threat modeled after Stuxnet

Duqu is a¬†sophisticated new threat which appears to have been written by the same group who authored Stuxnet (one of the most advanced malware attacks developed to date) W32.Duqu – Advanced malware threat modeled after Stuxnet http://www.symantec.com/connect/w32_duqu_precursor_next_stuxnet http://www.symantec.com/content/en/us/enterprise/media/security_response/whitepapers/w32_duqu_the_precursor_to_the_next_stuxnet.pdf http://blogs.mcafee.com/mcafee-labs/the-day-of-the-golden-jackal-%e2%80%93-further-tales-of-the-stuxnet-files QUOTE: Duqu is essentially the precursor to a future Stuxnet-like attack. The threat was written by […]

Privacy – Managing the flow of sensitive information

Uncategorized Comments Off on Privacy – Managing the flow of sensitive information

Privacy invokes the protection of sensitive information as it flows throughout an organization.¬† F-Secure has an interesting article related to the psychology of this process: F-Secure: Privacy is a way of managing information flow http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00002254.html QUOTE: Why are people so willing to give away their personal information to complete strangers? It’s because humans want to […]

Trend Labs – Highlights from Virus Bulletin 2011 Barcelona

Uncategorized Comments Off on Trend Labs – Highlights from Virus Bulletin 2011 Barcelona

Several informative links are noted in this summary Trend Labs – Highlights from Virus Bulletin 2011 Barcelona http://blog.trendmicro.com/highlights-from-vb-2011-barcelona/ QUOTE: This year, we had the privilege of attending the 21st Virus Bulletin International Conference in Barcelona, Spain. Researchers from Trend Micro presented three topics in the corporate stream and one topic in the technical stream. Ethan […]

GNC – Lists Ten of scariest computer viruses of all time

Uncategorized Comments Off on GNC – Lists Ten of scariest computer viruses of all time

There are many additional ones that could be added to the list including some of these in my own top ten: Conficker, Sasser, CIH, Blaster, Nimda, SQL-Slammer, Klez, SoBig, Netsky, AntiExe, etc GCN LAB IMPRESSIONS – The 10 scariest computer viruses of all time http://gcn.com/articles/2011/10/14/10-scariest-computer-viruses-of-all-time.aspx QUOTE: The dreary winter months are approaching, and little ghosts […]


© 2019 Computer Safety & News.
WordPress Theme & Icons by N.Design Studio. Provided by WPMU DEV -The WordPress Experts   Hosted by Microsoft MVPs
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in