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CryptXXX ransomware being served by toy company site

Malwarebytes Senior Security Researcher Jerome Segura confirmed that the site was serving up the Bedep version of the Angler exploit kit and installing the recently discovered CryptXXX ransomware. CryptXXX was discovered by Proofpoint researchers in mid April.

How Poor Communication Can Cost A Business $52,140.60

Cyber criminals are smart. So smart that one of the top security CEOs in Silicon Valley almost fell victim himself.

Pirate Bay users hit with ransomware via dodgy ads

Pirate Bay users have been attacked by scoundrels using malware and spiked advertising to launch ransomware attacks just as Game of Thrones has returned and traffic is presumably up.


Press releases

Brooke Seawell Joins Malwarebytes Board of Directors

Seawell brings more than 30 years of finance, operations and board leadership SANTA CLARA, Calif. – April 11, 2016 – Malwarebytes™, the leading advanced malware prevention and remediation solution, today announced the appointment of Brooke Seawell to the Malwarebytes Board of Directors. “Brooke is a recognized leader and sought-after advisor in the financial industry and we are… Read more

Malwarebytes Hires Ex Westcon Executive Christopher Green to Lead Middle East Expansion

Dubai, UAE  – March 31, 2016 – Malwarebytes, the leading advanced malware prevention and remediation solution for consumers and businesses, today announced that Christopher Green will lead their recently announced expansion in the Middle East as Regional Director, Middle East. The global firm, which is based in Santa Clara, California, will start operations in Dubai in April. Christopher Green brings… Read more

Malwarebytes to open UAE operations, launch channel play

US malware prevention and remediation specialist’s UAE launch will coincide with GISEC as it looks to serve large market opportunity in the region Dubai, UAE – March 29, 2016 – Malwarebytes, the leading advanced malware prevention and remediation solution for consumers and businesses, will begin operations in the Middle East. The global firm, which is based… Read more