Malware Security Alerts Weekly Report for July 25 - July 31, 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 the GUJD Ransomware threat and AEUR Ransomware threat both cannot be cracked to restore files that they encrypt upon demanding a ransom payment from victimized PC users. Also, how the Searchsymphony.com website is a questionable search engine that may modify search results further confusing computer users and leading them down a potential path of destruction.
Malware Security Alerts of the Week
FunctionLogInput is a questionable app that may find its way onto Mac computers where it could hijack certain functions of the system and installed web browser applications leading users to questionable sources. Read more
|Bar1 New Tab
Bar1 New Tab is a browser hijacker that primarily loads on Mac computers where it may offer additional features of browser apps but may cause unwanted site loads or redirects potentially loading sites with questionable content or ones that offer unwanted services. Read more
This Week’s Most Interesting Computer Security and Malware News
|Haron and BlackMatter – New Players or Well-Forgotten Cyber Gangs?
Two cybercrook gangs have ramped up their efforts to spread the BlackMatter and Haron threats to specifically target sources by leveraging common threats and ransomware. Read more
|Does Your Phone have Pegasus Malware? Here's How to Know for Sure
The Pegasus malware has made headlines as it propagates into countless mobile devices seeking to collect private data on smartphones. Read more