Tag: spyware

WhatsApp wants users to upgrade app urgently

WhatsApp has urged its 1.5 billion users to upgrade the app after the Facebook-owned platform discovered a vulnerability that allowed a spyware to be installed on users’ phones via the app’s phone call function.  The... Read More

Malware Infections Drop During Lent as People Stay Away from Technology and Adult Websites

Malware infections have dropped 17% in the United States since the start of the Lenten season. Enigma Software Group (ESG) looked at malware infections detected via SpyHunter since Lent began on February 14th and compared those infections to the month... Read More

Computer infections spike during last week’s nor’easter – @enigmasoftware

In addition to dumping more than three feet of snow in some areas of the Northeast, Winter Storm Stella may also be to blame for a spike in malware infections. Computer users who were snowed in went online and ended up with more infections than usual.... Read More