Malware Viruses Trojans and Spyware
- June 26, 2015
RubyGems software packaging client was found to have a DNS vulnerability that redirects users to malicious gem servers.
- June 26, 2015
New roundup: Sometimes the least of threats -- such as click fraud -- can end up being the bigger issues -- like ransomware. Plus: U.S. Navy won't let go of XP; U.S./China cyber code of conduct; and more!
- June 19, 2015
News roundup: Details have emerged about weaknesses in OS X and iOS that allow attackers to upload malware and steal passwords and data. Plus: More jump on HTTPS bandwagon; CSO/CDO salaries increase; 23% of software app components contain flaws.
- June 12, 2015
News roundup: The call for ubiquitous HTTPS has grown stronger as of late; the White House and Apple are hoping to help push the movement. Plus: The cost of cybersecurity management to rise 38%; a 165% ransomware increase; gender salary gap closes?
- June 11, 2015
The first strain of Duqu malware was found in late 2011. Now three and a half years later, Duqu 2.0 has emerged and is exploiting as many as three zero-day vulnerabilities in a new attack campaign.
- May 29, 2015
News roundup: Cybersecurity is finally garnering attention at the boardroom table, but not necessarily for the right reasons. Plus: Ponemon's "Cost of Data Breach"; D-Link vulnerabilities; NitlovePOS; bad bots.
- May 22, 2015
News roundup: New research highlights the changing nature of DDoS attack frequency and methodology. Plus: New malware strains double in second half of 2014; two new address bar spoofing vulnerabilities.
- May 22, 2015
As privacy and security concerns rise, President Obama is urged to dismiss the call for government backdoors.
- May 15, 2015
News roundup: Microsoft released security details of its new Edge browser, but is enough to restore user confidence? Plus: Millennial security threats; new ransomware, GPU-based malware; black hat cybersecurity services.
- May 08, 2015
News roundup: Contradicting mobile malware statistics published this year prove the mobile malware debate is alive and well. Plus: SAP vulnerabilities; spam-sending Linux malware; criminal attacks leading healthcare threat.
- May 04, 2015
Seculert research discovers that a new version of the financial malware Dyre is avoiding sandbox detection by counting the number of cores.
- April 23, 2015
At RSA Conference 2015, John Pescatore offered real-world case studies proving that information security technologies can help prevent data breaches.
- April 22, 2015
An Atlanta-based threat prevention company says the chances of acquiring mobile malware infection are as slim as the chance of being struck by lightning.
- April 21, 2015
INTERPOL collaborated with Trend Micro, Microsoft and Kaspersky to take down botnet affecting 770,000 users.
- April 14, 2015
A '60 Minutes' interview Sunday revealed that not only did Sony Pictures fall victim to well-known, off-the-shelf malware, but that the attackers also destroyed thousands of computers and servers after stealing the data.