What is the FBI Moneypak Ransomware Virus? Commonly referred to as the FBI Virus, this virus is a custom ransomware. The purpose of this ransomware is to hold the computer user’s system hostage and falsely report seizure of the user’s computer by the FBI. The FBI Moneypak Ransomware Virus’ intent...Read more
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What is AVASoft Antivirus Professional? The AVASoft Anti-virus Professional software masquerades as a computer security program that supposedly performs system scans looking for computer infections. This fake antivirus software returns a notification stating that malware has been detected and in order to remove the infection, the full, paid version of...Read more
Threat: Rogue.Win32.DiskAntiVirusProfessional Description: Disk AnitVirus Professional is rogue anti-spyware or ransomware. It claims to be legitimate security software to disguise itself. Disk AnitVirus Professional is classified as a rogue because it displays fake scan results, terminates your legitimate applications, and displays numerous fake security alerts to solicit a purchase from...Read more
A new Trojan horse called Mal/JavaJar-B has been found that exploits a vulnerability in Oracle’s Java 7 and affects even the latest version of the runtime (7u10). The malware has currently been seen attacking Windows, Linux and Unix systems. The Department of Homeland Security said attackers could trick targets into...Read more
The FBI Moneypak virus (a.k.a. FBI virus, FBI Green Dot Moneypak virus, Citadel, Reveton) is ransom-ware Trojan that locks up an infected user computer. This malware is delivered by the Blackhole exploit kit and displays a ransom-ware page while claiming to be a legal action page from the U.S. Federal...Read more
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