Rootkit

Rootkit Discovered in Over 2.8 Million Low-Cost Android Phones

Close to 3 million Android phones have been discovered to contain a very powerful rootkit/backdoor that leaves the user vulnerable to remote control, tracking and code ...

November 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm by
Street Fighter V

Street Fighter V Root Kit Removal Tool Released

Capcom really dropped the ball with their Street Fights V update, which used a root kit to manage the games licence without requiring online access, although it did need ...

October 5, 2016 at 12:25 pm by

Intel CPUs Could Contain Huge Security Flaw

A management technology present in Intel x86 CPUs for the past decade might contain a massive vulnerability which, if exploited, could leave systems vulnerable to “nearly ...

June 17, 2016 at 6:40 pm by

Intel Processors Vulnerable to Rootkit Exploit Since 1997

A researcher from the Battelle Memorial Institute has revealed that every Intel x86-based processor – and possibly some AMD processors – since 1997 are vulnerable to a ...

August 9, 2015 at 4:28 pm by

Hacking Team’s Rootkit Can Survive Hard Drive Scrubbing

Investigations by Trend Mirco have uncovered that the now-infamous spyware distributed by Italian surveillance outfit Hacking Team can survive the scrubbing or removal of a ...

July 20, 2015 at 6:00 am by

New Rootkit Uses Your Graphics Card as Blind Spot

Viruses, Trojans and Malware all have one thing in common, they try to stay hidden and move around so they won’t be detected before the job is done and the user ...

May 18, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

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