Tag Archives: Malware

BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!

The culmination of Windows shit is upon us. Last month, WannaCry was the nightmare ransomware plaguing systems. This month (today, in fact) it’s Petya (a type of ransomware attack). Ready for the rub? Most sources are claiming that this used … Continue reading

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When t3h Haxxxx0rs don’t know shit.

‘The Most Sophisticated Mac Ransomware’ Being Sold on Dark Web So, Jahanzaib Hassan is trying to make a name for himself by pretending that: Macs not so safe after all Given that it was mostly Windows that became the target … Continue reading

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Don’t be Bruno

I know I beat this dead horse regularly, but I like beating dead horses, especially since dead horses keep talking shit.  Yup.  Dead horses apparently still keep talking.  😛 Our buddy Bruno here is warning you of the “fallacy” that … Continue reading

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MacBook Air to the “rescue.”

Ok, so the MacBook Air didn’t rescue anything. However, this is but one more anecdote in a world full of anecdotes… Many months back, I bought my girlfriend an ASUS. It was a cheap little machine because she wanted a … Continue reading

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Mac and iOS malware. No… for real! FOR REEALLZ FOR reAL!!111

https://www.yahoo.com/tech/s/most-advanced-iphone-malware-yet-terrify-133038080.html Once again, people love announcing Mac malware. Love scaring you into a giant panic. Let’s just get to the heart of the matter… The point of entry seems to be OS X computers, with researchers having found 467 malware … Continue reading

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“The sky is falling… for real. No, for real!!!!1” Windows users love a good Mac malware article.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/hackers-found-flaw-macs-using-121808264.html A couple days ago, I read a Yahoo article regarding a new Mac “worm.” The article points to about 17,000 Macs being used in a botnet. Once again, the article above is the sensational one. MACS done be getting … Continue reading

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Facebook Messenger highlights iOS security vs. Android security.

Now that Facebook has pushed their new Messenger app on the public, some semi-scary info has come out in the form of what the app actually has access to. It also highlights iOS’ security model vs. Android’s security model. I … Continue reading

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