Wontok Lab Tests and Removes Ransomware BadRabbit

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 27 October 2017 Malware Family: Ransom.BadRabbit Ransom.BadRabbit is a ransomware that currently targets critical infrastructure and high profile entities. With reported scenarios in the Ukraine and Russia. Preliminary analysis reveals that this new strain of ransomware is bundled with several open source tools that are leveraged for data encryption and lateral […]

Wontok Lab Tests and Removes Android Rootnik

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 3 March 2017 Malware Family: Android.Rootnik Android Rootnik is a customized version of a root tool known as ‘Root Assistant’. This re-packaged version of this application is able to gain root access to Android devices, which are running Android 4.3 or earlier. So far there are over 500 detected versions of this […]

Wontok Lab Tests and Removes Android Slocker

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 27 January 2017 Malware Family: Android.Slocker Android Slocker is newly identified ransomware, which is known to lock your Android device and seek a ransom fee for un-encrypting files under its control. The infection has been known to occur from websites via a Flash player update for a video file update, and via […]

Wontok Lab Tests and Removes AirInstaller PUP

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 18 April 2016 Malware Family: Application.Bundler.AirInstaller Application.Bundler.AirInstaller can take advantages of operating system loopholes. They come bundled with adware, worms and malware. It can also help scamware extensions, plug-ins and add-ons to be installed in the computer automatically. Wontok Lab Results We observed that Wontok SafeCentral Security Suite’s On-access and On-demand engines properly […]

Wontok Lab Tests and Removes Variant Zegost 6

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 12 February 2016 Malware Family: Variant.Zegost.6 Variant Zegost 6 is a backdoor bot. It has the ability to start downloads from the Internet without users consent or knowledge. It uses root-kit techniques in order to hide its presence on the system and it is known to report information to a remote command […]

Wontok Lab Tests and Removes Android Riskware SMSReg

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 1 June 2015 Malware Family: Android.Riskware.SMSReg Android Riskware SMSReg is an Android malware that is marketed as an application to help maximize a device’s battery usage. The malware is often disguised as an Android application such as ‘Battery Improve’ or ‘Battery Saver’ that must be downloaded and installed. Once installed, the […]

Wontok Lab Tests and Removes Android Trojan SMSSpy

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 21 May 2015 Malware Family: Android.Trojan.SMSSpy Android Trojan SMSSpy is mobile malware that attempts to steal sensitive data by seizing incoming SMS messages and forwards them to a remote site. The Trojan is often disguised as an Android application that must be downloaded and installed. Wontok Lab Results We observed that Wontok […]

Wontok Lab Tests Android RiskWare SMSPay Striking APAC

Wontok SafeCentral Malware Bulletin 19 May 2015 Malware Family: Android.Riskware.SMSPay Android Riskware SMSPay is mobile malware that mimics a legitimate application and requires an activation fee through SMS messaging. The potentially unwanted application or PUP also has capabilities to launch other pay-per-install applications loaded in the app once it is activated requiring pay-per-install payment transactions. […]

Wontok Lab Tests POS Malware LucyPOS

Wontok Lab successfully tested SafeCentral against POS malware threat, LucyPOS. LusyPOS is a new strain of POS Malware putting retailers at risk. LusyPOS malware uses RAM scraping to collect credit and debit card data, then uses Tor for command and control (C&C) communication to send the data to the attackers. LusyPOS incorporates portions of two other […]

Leading Online Banking Browser Security Efficacy Assessor Awards Certification to Wontok SafeCentral

Fourth Consecutive Certification from MRG Effitas Proves Wontok’s Superiority Against Advanced Financial Malware Threats SYDNEY, Australia and PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – 17 December 2014 – Wontok, Inc. an innovator of malware prevention solutions for endpoints, cloud and network providers announces MRG Effitas, the leading testing and assessors for online banking, browser and cloud security […]

Wontok Expands into Latin American Markets with New Cybersecurity Partnership

ZMA IT Solutions becomes reseller for Wontok SafeCentral online session security endpoint solutions SYDNEY, AUS and PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL. –15 December 2014 – Wontok, an innovator of malware prevention solutions for endpoints, cloud and network providers announced today that expansion into the Latin American marketplace will begin with Argentina. Wontok selected ZMA IT Solutions […]

Wontok Partners with PCI Security Standards Council to Improve Payment Data Security Worldwide

— As Council’s newest Participating Organization Wontok to contribute to the development of PCI Security Standards— Sydney, AUS / Palm Beach Gardens, FL, US: September 22, 2014 — Wontok, Inc., an innovator of endpoint and eCommerce data security solutions, announced today that it has joined the PCI Security Standards Council as a new Participating Organization. […]

Bank’s Vulnerability Points include Network, ATM and POS Systems

By Kathleen Glass FFIEC recently issued a statement cautioning financial institutions about ATM fraud threats.  The threat that can drain large sums of cash from ATMs in seconds is called “Unlimited Operations” – a type of ATM Cash Out Fraud. It is engendered by gaining access to ATM control panels. The process takes multiple steps, […]

Wontok SafeCentral Finishes at top of Browser Security Products Comparison

Wontok SafeCentral protects computer systems against all financial malware and advanced persistent threats used in tests PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL – April 9, 2013 – Wontok today announced that in a recently completed comparative efficacy assessment of browser security and data capture prevention products, Wontok SafeCentral was one of two solutions able to protect computer […]