Posts tagged with virus
Warning: You might be at risk! Microsoft’s .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 plugin for Firefox is the cause
Posted on 17. Oct, 2009 by Dragos.
Last February, Microsoft released an update for the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 via Windows Update. It turns out that along with the update, a plugin was automatically installed in the Firefox browser. Moreover the plugin was practically impossible to uninstall or delete through Firefox Add-ons manager. A method to escape the threat was [...]
Facebook update: All statuses posted since thursday disappeared. Facebook hacked again or unexpected maintenance work?
Posted on 03. Oct, 2009 by Dragos.
One minute ago I have posted a message on my wall, refreshed the page and whoa! the first messages to appear are from Thursday. I am not sure what happened to Facebook (might it be another attack, or just maintenance work), but there’s surely something happening out there. If you are experiencing the same thing, [...]