FakeAV and the AV Security Suite Removal

FakeAV, Rogue AV, Rogue Antivirus, Fake Antivirus, Rogue Security Software, Scareware. Different Security Vendors call them by different names. Simply put, these FAKEAV’s are malicious programs and software packages that mislead users by mimicking legitimate antivirus (AV) programs and giving false warnings (that the machine/ PC that they are using are infected by malware, viruses,… Continue reading FakeAV and the AV Security Suite Removal

Moscow Subway Explosion leaves 37 dead and hundreds injured

It was reported that female suicide bombers attacked Moscow Subway during the rush hour Monday morning, March 29, 2010. The first explosion occurred about at Lubyanka subway station near Central Moscow while a second explosion rocked the Park Kultury station some 30 to 45 minutes later. The Lubyanka station is near the Kremlin and is… Continue reading Moscow Subway Explosion leaves 37 dead and hundreds injured

My Malware Blog Post: Spoofed Trend Micro Email Leads to Phishing Site

Note: The article below was published in TrendLabs Malware Blog on November 23, 2009. Spoofed Trend Micro Email Leads to Phishing Site by Menard Osena (Solutions Product Manager) Trend Micro threat analysts recently unearthed spammed messages that purported to have come from Trend Micro. Targeting trusted organizations is not an uncommon technique, used by cybercriminals… Continue reading My Malware Blog Post: Spoofed Trend Micro Email Leads to Phishing Site

TrendLabs Blogcon Event Winner

I would like to congratulate Jeffrey Zapanta for winning the TrendLabs Blogcon Blog This Event contest!!! His blogcon post at http://mapanuri.blog.com/ won the hearts of the speakers/judges. Keep on blogging dude! The organizers want to convey their thanks to those who joined the contest! See their tweet here.

TrendLabs Blogcon Part 02

Last Wednesday (September 16) was TrendLabs Blogcon Day 02. This is my 3rd post on the TrendLabs Blogcon event. As I mentioned on my first TrendLabs Blogcon post, I’m anticipating this session since this is Master Yuga’s session. Master Yuga is none other than Abe Olandres of Yugatech.com. I am sharing some highlights and my… Continue reading TrendLabs Blogcon Part 02