Desktop patch management is subject to its share of myths. I’m going to clear the fog around waiting on software patching and Windows XP security. Continue reading
A recent security bulletin released by Microsoft as part of the August 2014 Patch Tuesday can lead to a crash on some systems, the company said in a knowledge base article.
P2P Zeus, a.k.a. Zbot, has evolved into a powerful bot since its discovery in 2007 and now it’s capable of stealing infected hosts’ banking information, installation of other malware, and other cybercrime-related behavior.
Currently, P2P Zeus supports both the UDP and TCP protocols for its various communication tasks including peer list exchange, command-and-control (C&C) server registration, and malware binary updates.
Early this month, P2P Zeus has put up a critical update to its P2P botnet. Continue reading