David Balaban

4574

david-balabanDavid Balaban is a computer security researcher with over 10 years of experience in malware analysis and antivirus software evaluation. David runs the www.Privacy-PC.com project which presents expert opinions on the contemporary information security matters, including social engineering, penetration testing, threat intelligence, online privacy and white hat hacking. As part of his work at Privacy-PC, Mr. Balaban has interviewed such security celebrities as Dave Kennedy, Jay Jacobs and Robert David Steele to get firsthand perspectives on hot InfoSec issues. David has a strong malware troubleshooting background, with the recent focus on ransomware countermeasures.

Articles By David Balaban

100% of Firewall Fundamentals You Need

Cloud Security Fundamentals

Don’t Read this if you Still Think the Internet is Safe for Kids!

Ransomware Guide

Tired of nasty ads? Best adware removal strategies

Russian Cybercrooks Caused Currency Rate Fluctuations

Are You “Surprised” by New Ransomware Spread via Teamviewer?

History and Evolution of Mac Ransomware

What Everybody Should Know About Public Wi-Fi Security

Cerber Ransomware Is on the Rise

What Do You Know About Proxy Servers?

International Investigators Managed To Shut Down The Notorious Avalanche Botnet

Cryptojackers That Target Linux Start Using Rootkits In Order To Hide

What To Do If Your Phone Is Stolen?