Locky Ransomware- Why this malware just won’t perish? Ykcol and Asasin- 2 more variants

locky ransomware

Within less than a month, 2 new version of Locky ransomware have been released. YKCOL, locky spelled backwards and ASASIN extension. It came to light in a spam blast to 3 million mail-boxes on 19th September within 3 hours. ASASIN another variant has appeared on 10th October. The ykcol ransomware follows the same convention as […]

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Xafecopy Trojan widespread in Android mobile devices

Android Users Be cautions from Xafecopy Trojan

A new mobile malware Xafecopy Trojan has been detected in India, Kaspersky said in a report. It steals money from victim’s mobile phones via Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) billing payment method. Victim’s mobile currency is used without his knowledge. Around 40 % audience of this malware has been detected in India. Xafecopy Trojan is disguised […]

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Red Alert ! Bring Locky Ransomware turbulence under control before it causes havoc !

Red Alert ! Against Massive Locky Ransomware

Indian government issued a warning about Locky ransomware attack on September 2, 2017. According to the researchers, this ransomware is mainly spreading via massive email spam campaigns circulating with the common subject lines like “please print”, “documents”, “photo”, “Images”, “scans” and “pictures” in an attempt to convince victims into infecting themselves with Locky ransomware. However […]

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Diablo6 – a variant of Locky Ransomware

Diablo6 Ransomware

Many ransomwares continue to spread because email is ubiquitous and users are not cautious to maintaining cyber security. Such is an example of the latest ransomware – Diablo6, a variant of an older Locky ransomware. A spam mail with subject as E [random date]( random number). docx and an attachment of a Zip with the […]

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Chinese Fireball Malware affects 250 Mn computers. India most affected.

Chinese Fireball Malware

Possibly the largest malware infection operation in the history is on its way with Fireball Malware. The Chinese malware is presumably inside a quarter billion PCs already and is present in 20% of the networks worldwide claims Check Point. The major infection center is supposed to be India, Brazil and Mexico. While the world is […]

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