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Tricky spam – real message forward with passworded mail attachment

Well folks: It’s getting tricky. When I wrote about CTB-Locker, I joked around that everyone warned their users about suspicious attachments anyway. Now attackers use a new method to get around virus scanners and get their victims to open their infected files. The initial notice came from Heise with a German mail – and the notice […]

Crypto-trojan CTB-Locker infects hundred webservers

Check autorun entries with VirusTotal – Autoruns v13

Version 13 of Autoruns which was release January 29, 2015 includes a very handy feature to check unknown autorun entries with Virustotal “automatically”. It’s integrated pretty well, you open Autoruns as usual and then just right-click and choose Check Virustotal:   After you agree to VirusTotals Terms of Service (yes, obviously a hash of the file […]