Fruitfly malware went undetected for years

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A new Mac malware has passed undetected for years allowing its operator to spy on its victims. The Fruitfly malware has been patched in January 2017, but Patrick Wardle, scientist researcher at security firm Synack has discovered another version of the malware out in the open. Patrick was formerly a NSA hacker. This new version could gain control of the victim's computer, take screenshots of their screen, take webcam photos and more. So far it has been known that Fruitfly has infected nearly ...
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The launch of iOS 10.3 might have been hurried due to a fake ransomware

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The new iOS update to version 10.3 that was launched on the 28th of March might have been hurried after some user have reported that their devices are blocked due to a ransomware. A virus that acted just like the FBI ransomware, to be more precise a pop-up that accused the owners of the devices that they have accessed illegal porn or pirated music, that seemed to be hard to remove or get rid off. In fact the ransomware was a fake one, and by clearing the browser cache memory the users could gai...
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58% percent of US schools use Chromebook 2-in-1 devices

58% percent of US schools use Chromebook 2-in-1 devices
The tech giants fight against each others on different markets. The educational institutes such as schools and universities prefer to use Google and Microsoft products (computers and laptops). Google has become the leading choise in the educational institutions from US, while Microsoft is close behind. Apple have turned from leaders to the last choices, due to lack of innovations and high product price. Chromebooks are the number one choise in the US, with 58% share, while Microsoft gather...
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OSX Filecoder.E – the latest ransomware for MacOS systems

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The new ransomware for MacOS systems was called OSX Filecoder.E by the ESET researchers. The virus is spreading through bittorrent websites and the users that fall into the trap of this ransomware are not able to recover their data or files back even if they pay the ransom. ESET researchers have noticed that the ransomware is very poorly designed. OSX Filedecoder.E is disguised as a cracking tool for commercial software like Adobe Premiere Pro CC or Microsoft Office for Mac operating syst...
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