Monthly Archives: December 2013

NSS Labs suggests increasing the cost of zero-days

NSS Labs released a new study looking at the 0day vulnerability market. The research calculated how many exploits purchased through open iDefense Vulnerability Contributor Program (VCP) and HP TippingPoint’s Zero Day Initiative (ZDI). The 2 projects are widely known for

Malware attack poses as airline ticketing scam

Holidays are coming and on this occasion Trendmicro is alerting of an increase in spams that are using airline information. Delta Airlines, British Airways, US Airways, and American Airlines information are spoofed by cybercriminal to trick more victim’s especially that

What Makes Computers Slow Down?

It is inevitable that a computer will slow down over time, but the extent to which your computer slows is dependent upon the types of activities that you engage in, the hardware you have installed, and the type of software

McAfee FileInsight 2.1

FileInsight McAfee – free HEX- editor for Windows. Includes all the standard features HEX- editor . It has convenient interface for editing files in hex ​​and text. Able to read the structure of exe- files and organize them by entry

Microsoft released 11 bulletins in December Patch Tuesday

Microsoft issued the last security advisory for this year, 11 security bulletins have been released to address five critical vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer, Windows operating system, Microsoft Exchange and GDI+. The remaining six bugs are rated as important and they

Facebook Scam Claims Paul Walker “Shocking Video”

Social network websites are full with scams; there is a new circulating message that is using Paul Walker death the famous for his role as Brian O’Conner in the Fast & Furious. Scammers are claiming to have the real video

Google removes Android game that steals WhatsApp conversations

Google play is the first place to download applications and games to android Smartphone. Over this week Google have removed a malicious game that can be used to steal user’s conversation on WhatsApp. The game Balloon Pop 2 have been