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

August 16, 2018
Exp.CVE-2018-8373
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.
August 16, 2018
Exp.CVE-2018-8414
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.
August 13, 2018
SONAR.Powershell!g21
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan, Virus, Worm.
August 13, 2018
SONAR.Powershell!g25
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan, Virus, Worm.
August 15, 2018
Exp.CVE-2018-12799
Risk Level: Very Low. Type: Trojan.

Top Security Risks

August 16, 2018
PUA.FullSpeedPC
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 14, 2018
PUA.UltraVirusKiller
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 14, 2018
PUA.RegistrySmart
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 13, 2018
PUA.ComCarePCCleaner
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.
August 9, 2018
PUA.FixItRegOptimizer
Type: Potentially Unwanted App.

Top Security Vulnerabilities

August 14, 2018
Adobe Flash Player APSB18-25 Multiple Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities
Type: Vulnerability. Adobe Flash Player is prone to multiple information-disclosure vulnerabilities; fixes are available.
July 10, 2018
Microsoft .NET Framework CVE-2018-8284 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft .NET Framework is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability; fixes are available.
July 10, 2018
Microsoft .NET Framework CVE-2018-8202 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft .NET Framework is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability; fixes are available.
June 12, 2018
Microsoft Windows Device Guard CVE-2018-8221 Local Security Bypass Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a local security-bypass vulnerability; fixes are available.
August 14, 2018
Microsoft Windows DirectX Graphics Kernel CVE-2018-8406 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Type: Vulnerability. Microsoft Windows is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability; fixes are available.