MSIExec.Exe Files: How To Know If I Can Uninstall Or If It's Safe
February 15, 2024
.msi files are widely used for software distribution and installation due to their standardized format and reliability. While .msi files themselves are not inherently unsafe, they can be manipulated by malicious actors to deliver malware
Fake VPNs: How To Prevent Them On Your Device
December 24, 2023
The latest report from ReasonLabs, The Cashback Extension Killer, discusses a set of malicious web extensions disguised as fake VPNs, delivered by a Trojan installer, and distributed through torrent files, that were then live on the Chrome Web Store for months, ultimately affecting over 2 million users! What can we learn from this?
What’s Fake Antivirus & Can It Trigger Rogue Security Software?
December 19, 2023
Rogue security software, often synonymous with fake antivirus, encompasses a broader category of malicious applications that portray themselves as legitimate security tools. This may also be known as ‘rogueware’, ‘rogue antivirus’ or ‘scareware.’
Can Fonts Have Viruses? Cybersecurity: Fonts Dangers To Avoid
August 30, 2023
ReasonLabs’ Revenge of the Unitrix report brings to the fore the latest research on how text tricks can make us run malicious code on our devices. But what do you as a consumer need to know? Can fonts have viruses? Can font files contain malware and other cybersecurity risks?