Malware Security Alerts Weekly Report for January 16 - January 22, 2022
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 Alpha Speed Booster and ChillSearch are Potentially Unwanted Programs that may hijack Windows and Mac computers, and how Nqhd Ransomware joins the STOP/Djvu family of malware threats to extort money from computer users.
Malware Security Alerts of the Week
Alpha Speed Booster
This Week’s Most Interesting Computer Security and Malware News
|New White Rabbit Ransomware Strain Has Possible Ties to Egregor
Computer security researchers have uncovered a ransomware strain called White Rabbit that is associated with Egregor, part of the APT8 advanced persistent threat actor. Read more
|Russian Police Shut Down REvil Ransomware Group
The popular REvil Ransomware group of hackers have been targeted and shut down by Russian police authorities potentially slowing the spread and attacks of ransomware throughout the world. Read more