Malware is any software application which subverts the will of the legitimate owner of a computer, by means of force or subterfuge, with or without personal or monetary gain on the part of the creator.

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Live Boot Devices

Found this article on using Live Boot Devices to do sensitive tasks such as online banking. While the article discusses the benefits of avoiding a possibly compromised host OS, it doesn't mention ...
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Can't log into Windows, mac-spoofing issue or malware?

My computer won't let me log into my account. On the Windows sign in screen it has my account name, but when I put in my password, it always says my password is wrong. No Caps Lock. This happened ...
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How much can someone see from my iPhone by connecting to my wifi

How much can someone see from my iPhone by connecting to my wifi and can they copy my messages files documents etc
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Stuxnet Blacklist

I want to find out different pattern for the Stuxnet virus ,I have searched for these patterns on internet but could not found the patterns . Your help is appreciated
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CSP Reports: Ignoring Client Malware

I'm seeing a lot of Content Security Policy (CSP) reports raised because of client-side malware. Many have "blocked-uri" entries like randomstring.cloudfront.net, something.akamaihd.net... I would ...
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When does it make sense to whitelist some subdomains but not others for a given domain?

Little Snitch has been useful to get a better handle on all the connections my computer tries to make. It's main dialog to allow or deny connections allows customizing (e.g. require specific port, or ...
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Enabling virutalization, addressing the bluepill risk?

Background to this question is the ambivalence I assume with virtualization. Also to start directly with clarity: the term bluepill should here be a placeholder to denote "malware that uses ...
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Any Suggestion Exchanging shared key between process via port in untrusted machine (infected my malware)?

I am trying to get shared key between Firefox extension and a java program running in same machine. I am communicating both application via socket. My assumption is that malware is running in ...
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Adobe Install Redirect

I have heard of the Flash virus floating around, but after reading more I do not believe I have it. When I go to http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ So that I can update, 'Install Now' will redirect ...
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How secure is flashgot?

Is it inherently insecure to download movies with a download manager such flashgot? Do i run the risk of exploitation or downloading malware along with the .flv files?