Tag: mbr

BIOS rootkit attacks China 
By Dan Kaplan | Sep 16, 2011 | Comment Now 
But attack scope is limited.
 
New variant of mebroot detected, as vendors criticised for inaction 
By Dan Raywood | Jun 4, 2009 | Comment Now 
Security vendors have been criticised for failing to react to the MBR rootkit and offer protection against it.
 
New variant of mebroot detected that is harder to find and destroy 
By Dan Raywood | Apr 15, 2009 | Comment Now 
The 'mebroot' rootkit has been recreated and is hitting computer hard drives.
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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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