News tagged ‘trojans’

Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012

Malware Leaves Printers Inundated with Print Jobs

Malware Leaves Printers Inundated with Print Jobs

According to Symantec, an outbreak of Trojan.Milicenso had resulted in printer servers being inundated with print jobs. The affected printers printed garbage characters until they ran out of paper. The malware first surfaced in 2012 and has been making a comeback over the past two weeks.

Thursday, 3 Nov 2011

DevilRobbber Steals from Unsuspecting Users in Every Sense of the Word

DevilRobbber Steals from Unsuspecting Users in Every Sense of the Word

A Mac OS X Trojan, DevilRobber steals your digital currency as well as your private information. It consumes your GPU's computing time for its own nefarious purpose too.

Friday, 28 Oct 2011

Hackers Port Linux Backdoor Trojan to Target Mac OS X

Hackers Port Linux Backdoor Trojan to Target Mac OS X

A newly discovered backdoor Trojan named Tsunami threatens to hit poorly protected Mac computers and turn them into IRC-controlled bots for planned DDoS attacks.

Tuesday, 14 Sep 2010

Pirate Bay Ad Servers Hit By Hackers

Pirate Bay Ad Servers Hit By Hackers

Hackers have exploited a vulnerability in the Pirate Bay ad servers to inject ads pointing to trojans and viruses.

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