What Is Spyware?

Spyware is a piece of software that aims to gather information about a person or an organization without their knowledge, that may send such information to another entity without the consumer’s consent, or that asserts control over a device without the consumer’s knowledge. How Does It Work? While the term spyware suggests software that monitors ...

How to Remove AndroRAT?

AndroRAT – What Is It And How To Remove It? AndroRAT is a contraction of Android and RAT (Remote Access Tool). It is a piece of malware we have seen a lot lately. At first it was created as a proof of concept. However, this malware has gradually become more evolved over the years. It ...

What is Locky Ransomware?

Locky virus is one of the most destructive ransomware-type infections which occupy an operating system and encrypts all data on it. The initial extension the virus used for the encrypted files was .locky, but as the threat evolved, new extensions such as .asasin, .ykcol, .diablo6, .osiris, .odin, .thor, .zepto, .shit, .aesir and .loptr emerged. Locky ...

Dark Web

Dark Web And All You Need To Know About It

What is Dark Web? The Dark Web is a term that refers specifically to websites that exist on an encrypted network and cannot be found by using traditional search engines or visited by using traditional browsers. Websites on the so-called Dark Web hide their identity using the Tor encryption tool. Tor renders your IP address ...

Remove Stuxnet Virus

What Is Stuxnet Virus And How Does It Work?

What Is Stuxnet Virus?   Stuxnet Virus is a rootkit exploit that targets supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems. SCADA systems are used widely for industrial control systems, such as power, water and sewage plants, as well as in telecommunications and oil and gas refining. When Stuxnet Virus was first discovered, its purpose wasn’t fully ...

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GDPR And All You Need To Know About It

What Is GDPR? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation; it is going to regulate personal data of EU citizens, which means collecting or processing any information that we can use to identify a person. GDPR will enable: – strengthening the rights of individuals over their own data – making organizations accountable – ensuring equal protection ...

How To Prevent a Smurf Attack

What is a Smurf Attack? A Smurf attack is a type of denial of service attack in which a system is flooded with spoofed ping messages. This creates high computer network traffic on the victim’s network, overwhelming the target. The intended result is to slow down the target’s system to the point that it is ...

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