Malware Viruses Trojans and Spyware
- August 29, 2014
News roundup: Endpoint antimalware has been long considered ineffective, yet a recent IDC report projects endpoint security growth. What gives? Plus: AWS Zocalo, new gTLDs, QR code authentication and more.
- August 25, 2014
In an advisory Friday, the U.S. government estimated that the Backoff point-of-sale malware campaign has struck over 1,000 businesses to date.
- August 11, 2014
A new site gives remaining victims of the CryptoLocker ransomware the private keys needed to decrypt and recover locked files.
- August 04, 2014
The file-less 'Poweliks' malware incorporates a unique combination of antivirus evasion techniques involving the Windows registry to remain undetected on victims' machines.
- August 01, 2014
The U.S. government has divulged details on the 'Backoff' point-of-sale malware campaign, which purportedly targets remote access software for entry.
- July 29, 2014
Preview: At Black Hat USA, Point-of-Sale expert Nir Valtman will demonstrate new attacks designed to break point-of-sale security.
- July 25, 2014
News roundup: The revelation of potential iOS backdoors -- and Apple's perceived acknowledgement of them -- has sparked debate over the definition of a backdoor and raised concerns over iOS security.
- July 24, 2014
Preview: At Black Hat USA, experts will detail the steps taken by the security community and law enforcement to put down the infamous CryptoLocker ransomware.
- June 10, 2014
CryptoLocker's infrastructure may be down for now, but experts say the easy money that can be made from ransomware means it is here to stay.
- May 13, 2014
Security flaws in protocols such as NTLM are so easy to exploit that in many cases attackers no longer need the latest and greatest malware.