Malware Security Alerts Weekly Report for December 5 - December 11, 2021
This week, the SpyHunter malware research team has highlighted a weekly roundup of common and critical malware threats that are currently affecting computers around the world. Take a look at this week's report and stay ahead of trending malware threats!
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This Week in Malware Video
This episode discusses the following topics: How computer users should beware of Presenoker pop-ups caused by adware threats, Guce.advertising.com that redirects users to unreliable websites that contain sponsored ads, and the Typiccor.com site that may trick computer users into allowing unwanted and potentially dangerous push notifications.
Malware Security Alerts of the Week
This Week’s Most Interesting Computer Security and Malware News
|New Karakurt Threat Actor Focuses on Extortion, Not Ransomware
Computer security researchers have discovered the Karakurt threat actor that has managed to rack up over 40 victims comprised of companies primarily located in the US running schemes similar to ransomware attacks only to collect sensitive and private data. Read more
|Hackers Now Leveraging New Covid-19 Omicron Anxiety to Target US Universities
Computer hackers are taking a new road to seek out Universities in America through a process of leveraging the fears and anxieties surrounding the latest Omicron COVID-19 variant. Read more