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Why We Still Can’t Trust the Web

Startup security firm Menlo Security recently took a look at the top million websites, as ranked by Alexa, to determine what risk they may pose to the typical visitor. 642 more words

Cybersecurity

ipfilterX Codename Gecko III

>Date 27/03/2015

>UPDATES :

-Blocked Threats : 308
-Updated Threats : 27
-Various:(4)
-Deleted:(3)
-Merged/Extended:(30)
>COUNTRIES INVOLVED :

>Parsed lines/entries:14K Found IP ranges:14K Duplicate:0 Merged:0 Time:0 secs… 90 more words

Malvertising: Large-Scale Risk

You know those ads on the sides of almost any website you go to? Annoying, but relatively safe, right? Wrong! It turns out your favorite websites may unwittingly pass along malware into your device through their display advertisements. 596 more words

Ad Exchange

Malvertising: Unscrupulous website ads again auto-redirecting users to App Store from Safari

”Website advertisement companies have found a way to circumvent the protections introduced in iOS 8 to stop users from being kicked to the App Store because of certain cleverly-coded JavaScript advertisements,” Benjamin Mayo reports for 9to5Mac. 649 more words

News

ipfilterX Codename Darkthunder

>Date 06/03/2015

>UPDATES :

-Blocked Threats : 41
-Updated Threats : 6
-Various:(5)
-Deleted:(-)
-Merged/Extended:(11)
>COUNTRIES INVOLVED :

>Parsed lines/entries:14K Found IP ranges:14K Duplicate:0 Merged:0 Time:0 secs… 87 more words

ipfilterX Codename Blackheart

>Date 20/02/2015

>UPDATES :

-Blocked Threats : 65
-Updated Threats : 5
-Various:(21)
-Deleted:(-)
-Merged/Extended:(6)
>COUNTRIES INVOLVED :

>Parsed lines/entries:14K Found IP ranges:14K Duplicate:0 Merged:0 Time:0 secs… 82 more words

Malware in ads turn computers into zombies

It’s about to get really scary out there on the Internet folks.  No matter how much you practice safe Internetting, it looks like you could get infected by… 165 more words

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