Malware Viruses Trojans and Spyware
- 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.
- April 10, 2015
Security researchers say Webpage Screenshot, a popular third-party extension for Google Chrome, was secretly collecting end-user browsing data. Its true purpose and how Google missed it remain up for debate.
- April 08, 2015
Financial malware Dyre, in tandem with social engineering, was used in a new campaign to steal millions from financial institutions, according to IBM researchers.
- March 27, 2015
News roundup: The ban of "booth babes" at RSA Conference 2015 has been met with praise; does it equal an increase of women in infosec? Plus: Cyberthreat data-sharing bill advances; Flash flaw exploited days after patching; new twist on Google Play ...
- March 24, 2015
Antivirus vendor F-Secure discovered BandarChor, a type of ransomware based on an existing malware family.
- March 23, 2015
As more devices become Internet-enabled, experts fear an embedded systems security worst-case scenario for enterprises, many of which are unaware of the risks or unable to mitigate them.