Tagged: antivirus

G Data detected botnet that is hidden within the Tor network

G Data detected botnet that is hidden within the Tor network

The Tor (The Onion Router) network was born with the objective of facilitating the communication of the users across the network without having to reveal their IP addresses and other personal information, because the information travels through many routers. This network uses the Protocol Internet Relay Chat (IRC), a platform that was popular a few years ago but that has fallen into disuse. However, it is not an alternative to the usual connection, but a plug-in that works in parallel. The new botnet or zombie network discovered by G Data uses the Tor platform to host your server and prevent the authorities to track the physical location of the criminals.

AVG launches Livek, storage space in the cloud

AVG launches Livek, storage space in the cloud

AVG wants to deliver an online storage space to users, allowing them to transfer data in order to be able to retrieve them from any PC or Mac and a terminal or iOS Android,...