Flame virus 2012 // Posts tagged as "Flame virus 2012"
A few days ago it was revealed that the infamous Flame virus used bogus Microsoft Security Certificates in order to gain access to user’s computers. Users would accidentally download the file from a website, thinking it was something else. Then, before the users could suspect something was wrong, Microsoft would erroneously tell them that the file was safe and had been approved through their secRead More
Ever since Flame was discovered earlier this week, PC security experts have been scratching their heads. Until recently the virus seemed to evade every single detection and removal effort launched its way. And, when the world’s best PC security companies work together to solve a problem and they still can’t figure out what to do, you know we’re in trouble. Ultimately, the whole situationRead More
Just when you thought PC security was starting to become more advanced, another virus has to come along and destabilize that idea. Over the last week, more and more reports have surfaced about an incredibly powerful virus called Flame. As of now, Flame is mostly centered in the Middle East. However, several computers in North America and other parts of the world have also been exploited and itRead More