Safety and Security

Watch the Safety & Security category of our News postings for matters concerning your online safety and security.

Latest Threats - Worms, Trojans & Other Malware

September 21, 2017
Backdoor.Finfish!gen8
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.
September 20, 2017
W97M.Downloader!g19
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.
September 20, 2017
Trojan.Famberp
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.
September 19, 2017
Exp.CVE-2017-8737
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.
September 18, 2017
Exp.CVE-2017-8728
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.

Top Security Risks

September 15, 2017
PUA.JScoinminer
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 31, 2017
SecurityRisk.LaZagne
Type: Other.
August 27, 2017
PUA.AdvFileOptimizer
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 27, 2017
PUA.VMNToolbar
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 23, 2017
PUA.ErrorFixKit
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.

Top Security Vulnerabilities

September 11, 2017
Microsoft Windows .NET Framework CVE-2017-8759 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability; fixes are available.
September 11, 2017
Microsoft Windows Bluetooth Driver CVE-2017-8628 Man in the Middle Spoofing Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a security vulnerability that may allow attackers to conduct spoofing attacks; fixes are available.
September 11, 2017
Microsoft Windows Win32k CVE-2017-8720 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability; fixes are available.
September 11, 2017
Microsoft Windows CVE-2017-8716 Security Bypass Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a security-bypass vulnerability; fixes are available.
September 11, 2017
Microsoft Windows Kernel CVE-2017-8719 Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a local information-disclosure vulnerability; fixes are available.