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David Balaban

David Balaban is a computer security researcher with over 10 years of experience in malware analysis and antivirus software evaluation. David runs the 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.

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Dangerous email messages
Science & Technology - 31/12/2020 - 6 comments
Important stages of ransomware evolution
Science & Technology - 23/12/2020 - 2 comments
Ensuring the law is not bitten by Bitcoin
Science & Technology - 21/10/2016 - 1 comment
How to stop ransomware
Science & Technology - 16/03/2016 - 9 comments
The new era of cyber extortion
Science & Technology - 4/03/2016 - 4 comments

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