Posts Tagged ‘Panda Cloud’

Panda Security logoThe company Panda Security announced the release of a new version of Panda Cloud Office Protection 6.70.

This new version provides the technological and functional enhancements that can help small and medium businesses oppose increasing number of cyber attacks. According to PandaLabs, the research laboratory of Panda Security, cyber attacks on the networks of small and medium-sized businesses are carried out with the help of a new generation of threats that exploit vulnerabilities in various programs.

In this regard, users Panda Cloud Office Protection 6.70 (PCOP) for the first time can try the solution for remote administration of Panda Cloud Systems Management (PCSM), which can be automatically installed on the computers where you installed the PCOP. Thus, users PCOP, who do not have licenses for PCSM, PCSM can try and assess its potential. This new feature provides organizations with a fully integrated platform that combines the security and management features, allowing them to defend themselves from cyber criminals and maintain control over everything that happens in networks. (more…)

Malware Trojan HorseRecently, cybercriminals are increasingly using the brands of antivirus companies for their own purposes, masquerading as anti-virus solutions of the malicious software. Once again, the victim of such an action is the company Panda Security. Under the guise of cloud antivirus Panda Cloud AV can be a Trojan DarkAngle.

According to PandaLabs technical director Luis Corrons, the main functions of this Trojan is to collect any information that is stored on the victim’s computer. For this, the malware uses any means even a microphone or webcam to record a video or audio track, and then send to the owner. Besides the Trojan may serve as a loader for other malicious software .

But that’s not all. DarkAngle designed in such a way that the usual way to find it will be difficult. The fact that he can remove the executable processes, rebooting with the system, which makes it invisible to anti-virus applications. In order to bypass scanners cloud services, its file size increases to 20 MB. (more…)