Company owner tells customers not to worry as they only activate the malware if you are a pirate.
Source: Flight Sim Labs Fights Piracy by Installing Malware
The Windows 10 interface that allows apps to connect to antivirus software is truncating files, causing compromised code to come back clean.
Source: Windows 10 null character flaw keeps malware hidden from security scanning tools
A new ransomware was discovered this week by MalwareHunterTeam called Saturn. This ransomware will encrypt the files on a computer and then append the .saturn extension to the file’s name. At this time it is not known how Saturn Ransomware is being distributed.
Source: New Saturn Ransomware Actively Infecting Victims
Facebook’s new VPN service for iOS users in the U.S. claims to provide security protections, but it also tracks users — collecting mobile data traffic.
Source: Facebook’s free VPN acts like spyware to iOS users in the U.S.
Malicious e-mail attachments used in this campaign don’t display any warnings when opened and silently install malware.
Source: Word-based Malware Attack Doesn’t Use Macros
Driver incompatibilities and microcode problems are both being reported.
Source: Spectre and Meltdown patches causing trouble as realistic attacks get closer
Keylogger found in HP Notebook models Earlier this year, we had reported how the audio driver pre-installed on several Hewlett-Packard (HP) laptops contain
Source: More than 460 HP laptop models found with pre-installed keylogger » TechWorm
Apple said it has fixed an undisclosed vulnerability in its HomeKit framework that could have allowed unauthorized remote control of HomeKit devices such as smart locks and connected garage door openers.
Source: Apple Fixes Flaw Impacting HomeKit Devices