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malware

and evilware
n. malicious software; software that intentionally harms normal computer software. (Includes viruses, spyware, data miners, trojan horses, and other programs designed to damage or destroy a computer.) The industry is concerned about the increase in “malware” but leaders don’t know what to do at this point. I used all sorts of stuff to get rid of the evilware, but it’s still there somewhere.
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Anti-analyst techniques: Used to detect and fool malware analysts, for example, by spotting monitoring tools such as Process Explorer or Wireshark, as well as some process-monitoring tricks, packers, or obfuscation to avoid reverse engineering.
Lee said the malware was capable of attacking power systems across Europe and could be leveraged against the United States "with small modifications.
Such apps are designed with good intentions, but are compromised when malware is embedded in the open source code libraries that many developers rely on.
One more example of relevant malware is the one identified as "OnionDuke" [9].
The malware bytes anti-malware scanner algorithm is configured to use the interpreted virtual memory states and the interpreted virtual disk states to detect system's malware and the affected files.
Document sanitization should be considered a crucial step for preventing macro-based malware from entering an organization through email attacks.
Indeed, in some areas of the world, mobile malware is the preferred method of attack among cyber-criminal communities.
According to the report, the second quarter of 2013 saw a 16 percent increase in suspicious URLs and a 50 percent increase in digitally-signed malware samples.
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It's a game of cat and mouse as once a solution to an evasive threat is discovered, the malware authors go back to the drawing board and find another way to avoid detection.
Each one of these files was a single instance of 67 malware variants and families the company identified as being active in the same period, which suggests that the rise is probably best explained as signalling that criminals are launching more attacks with roughly the same malware types to choose from.
India, June 15 -- Mac malware was also on the rise, indicating that total malware could reach the 100 million mark within the year.
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has unveiled a truly secure real-time malware analysis engine built into a standard laptop, delivering the power to analyze up to 1000 malware samples per day in a fully functional laptop without compromising the integrity of the laptop's functions, data or operating system.
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