Threat Encyclopedia

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Jun 10, 2016
This botnet is a type of malware bot that may perform many malicious tasks, such as downloading and executing additional malware,...

Jun 10, 2016
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Jun 10, 2016
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Jun 10, 2016
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Jun 10, 2016

Jun 09, 2016
Locky is a kind of ransomware that encrypts data on victim local system. According it's encryption algorithm, there are 2 major...

Jun 09, 2016

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Jan 21, 2015
Andromeda is a botnet that is used to distribute malware with different capabilities, depending on the command given by its command-and-control...

Jan 01, 2015
Win32/Dorkbot is a family of IRC-based worms that spreads via removable drives, instant messaging programs, and social networks....

Jan 01, 2015

Jan 01, 2015
Lethic is a backdoor trojan that connects to a Command & Control server in order to provide access to the compromised computer....

Jan 01, 2015