"The products that Asigra, Dell EMC, and Rubrik offer, and the respective techniques they use to detect the presence of malware
in backup repositories, represent the primary methodologies that backup software employs," said Jerome Wendt, President of DCIG.
Using power to detect the presence of malware
is not the only clever part to this technology The researchers also realized any detection system needed to be designed as an external device that could be plugged into a system.
The infection process continues even if user credentials are not entered, with the malware
unpacking further malicious modules.
Razy, the second most common piece of malware
detected by WatchGuard, evolved into a cryptominer in Q3 and made up 4 percent of all malware
blocked by WatchGuard antivirus service worldwide.
A particular family of Android malware
, known as the Split-Personality malware
, has recently become a contending issue of great concern to the Android security research community.
At present, several machine learning methods [5-7] are paid the most attention for solving the above problems and have been applied to malware
detection in the industry.
Apparently the malware
is disguised as a fake Flash player download.
After analyzing the new variant, Wardle was able to decrypt several backup domains that were hardcoded into the malware
. To his surprise, the domains remained available.
Department of Homeland Security said it was investigating the malware
, though it had seen no evidence to suggest it has infected U.S.
The data mining techniques can be applied in malware
detection due to the rapid development of the information technology.
Israeli cyber security company Check Point revealed Wednesday that a new strain of malware
has infected about 1.3 million Android phones, resulting in the largest hacking of Google accounts until now.
by Gautam Viswanathan / [emailprotected] A recent survey by global internet security firm Trend Micro noticed a 55 per cent increase in malware
detections in the region.