How to Detect FinFisher Malware that Piggybacks Legitimate Software

Security researchers at ESET Security, the makers of very popular ESET Internet Security, have discovered that a nefarious surveillance campaign in which the ISP’s are also taking part. The campaign involves redirecting the download links of many popular software like Skype, Avast Antivirus, WinRAR, WhatsApp, VLC Media Player and many more. The redirected links contain Read More …

How to Stay Safe After CCleaner Malware Incidence

Recently, a strange news surfaced about the presence of malware inside CCleaner, a very popular system cleaner software. Apparently, the installer packages for CCleaner version 5.33.6162 were infected by a malware. This resulted in over two million Windows computers getting infected with the malware. According to a clarification blog post made by Piriform, this was Read More …

Detect DNS Hijacking in Routers with F-Secure Router Checker

DNS (domain name server) is a special server dedicated to translate the domain names into IPv4 or IPv6 addresses. So if you enter trishtech.com in your web browser’s address bar, the browser asks the operating system to find the IP addresses of trishtech.com. The operating system sends the request to the configured DNS and whatever Read More …