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Why is cyber security essential in video games development?

When software development started to become a hit worldwide, cyber security matters were not that important. Everyone just focused on the functionality of the software itself and no one had time to focus on security issues since cyber criminal was not that famous then. Now with the increase of cyber criminal, security became a top ...

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How much data breaches affect company value?

With an overgrowing increase of malware samples and variants (near 600 million) in this year only , the average cost of data breaches has been estimated to reach $4 million-as according to Liviu Arsene, Senior E-Threat Analyst. Gartner, American research and advisory firm, conducted an analysis on last year data breaches stats and estimated that people worldwide will ...

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Why do you need Anti-keylogging app on your PC?

We came to a point where users worldwide are afraid to enjoy technology due to an increased number of security threats. I mean, one day you wake up to start your day as normal as usual and you decide to engage with a perfectly legitimate website in order to buy something for yourself without suspecting ...

Youndoo.com using ShellExecuteHooks to hijack your browsers

Yesterday while doing my usual malware analysis, I discovered new Youndoo.com browser hijacker being pushed by malware downloaders. It comes from the same authors of original YesSearches malware that became extremely popular along with its younger Hohosearch brother. This malware uses ShellExecuteHooks method to load youndoo.com address as soon as you start your browser. During the ...

Yeabests.cc Fileless Browser Hijacker

Recently, we discovered browser hijacker altering shortcuts by inserting http://yeabests.cc argument. When you open your browser, instead of your favorite search engine, you will be presented with this one: This is nothing new when it comes to browser hijacking, I would say it’s well-known trick, but I was fascinated by how this malware works and the ...