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ZeuS Malware Returns, Targets SMBs
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6/6/2013 | 3:26:53 AM
re: ZeuS Malware Returns, Targets SMBs
While the "dedicated PC" may be be better than doing nothing, there are numerous problems with this advice. First it only takes one forgetful moment of PC use for an employee to compromise the Gǣdedicated PCGǥ with a drive-by download. Sadly, this happens too often as even trained security experts are vulnerable to human error.
Secondly, most PCs will be configured with local network sharing enabled which permit machines on the same LAN already infected to launch attacks on the Gǣdedicated PCGǥ used for banking. And third, the data shows anti-virus software is only about 5% effective protecting the user from the latest malware.

There is far better security for online banking and fortunately it's free. CyberShield-OS is a bootable Linux designed specifically to protect online banking and it runs on any Intel PC. It delivers better security than the "dedicated PC" and doesn't require buying another PC. It functions as a "read-only" "self-destroying" OS so every bank session gets an exact unaltered copy of the code on the bootable USB. Further, it has an auto-configuring firewall which permits access to and from the Internet while blocking local LAN access and preventing attack by infected machines on the same network. There are additional security measures.

CyberShield-OS is used in over 70 countries and is available as a free download. The site has video tutorials that explain everything. www.cybershieldsolutions.com


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