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Your Copy Of Avast’s ‘PC Cleaner’ CCleaner Could Be Full Of Malware, Update Now

by Pursuit of perfection.

Posted on September 20, 2017 at 16:21 PM

According to its parent company Avast, more than 130 million people use the performance optimisation software CCleaner. And today all of those people need to be sure they have installed the latest update because some nasty malware has managed to make it into one of the builds. Piriform’s CCleaner was purchased by the popular anti-virus […]

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Trojans exploit WAP subscriptions to steal money

by Pursuit of perfection.

Posted on August 28, 2017 at 23:55 PM

Credit: https://www.kaspersky.com/blog/wap-billing-trojans/18080/ Do you remember what WAP is? Didn’t think so! WAP is a rather primitive excuse for mobile Internet. The tiny websites it can access show mostly text, and we visited them back when phones had just learned to transmit data. Despite the fact that WAP has practically passed into oblivion, parts of the […]

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