Cybersecurity

Microsoft Leads Coordinated Takedown of Necurs Botnet

Microsoft has taken a major step towards stopping the malware distributor, Necurs botnet. The computerized network  cybercriminals in Russia is renowned for some of the nastiest viruses out there including Locky, RockLoader, Bart, and Globeimposter.  The malware distributor is reported to have attacked over 9 million computers worldwide, which were then used as endpoints to […]

Cybersecurity

Japananese Government to develop malware to fight cyberattacks

According to the Japan Times, The Japanese government has announced the development of malware, consisting of viruses and backdoors which will be the countries’ first form of cyber-weaponry. Japan is the latest country to create a cyber-arsenal following in the footsteps of the USA, UK, and Germany. The technology is to be produced by private […]