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  • October 09, 2007 09 Oct'07

    How Russia became a malware hornet's nest

    Security experts Eugene Kaspersky and Gadi Evron explain how the Russian economy and lax police work helped make it a malware hotbed.

  • September 17, 2007 17 Sep'07

    Symantec sees spike in crimeware kits, organized cybercriminals

    Crimeware kits sold on the black market are skyrocketing according to an Internet threat report issued by security vendor Symantec.

  • September 06, 2007 06 Sep'07

    Cybercriminals employ toolkits in rising numbers to steal data

    The market is increasing for crimeware toolkits that help cybercriminals avoid detection and exploit flaws, according to new research from security vendor, Finjan.

  • August 28, 2007 28 Aug'07

    Rootkit found in older Sony USB device

    F-Secure says it discovered rootkit technology in Sony's Micro Vault USM-F fingerprint reader software. The find comes two years after controversy over Sony's DRM technology.

  • August 02, 2007 02 Aug'07

    Discovery of malware cesspool triggers attack fears

    Trend Micro researchers say a malware-infested Web server in Russia, linked to several Italian Web sites, could lead to a large-scale attack.

  • August 01, 2007 01 Aug'07

    Black Hat 2007: Rootkit hunters caught in cat-and-mouse game

    Is Joanna Rutkowska's infamous Blue Pill rootkit really undetectable? Researchers at Black Hat USA explain how to find it, but there's a catch: their method may not always work.

  • July 13, 2007 13 Jul'07

    Spammers tweak Storm to push PDF spam, less image spam

    Spammers that target enterprises are switching from image spam to emails containing PDF attachments that could eventually perform denial of service attacks and spread bot code.

  • July 11, 2007 11 Jul'07

    Antispyware legislation gets tepid reviews

    Congress is debating three different bills that would punish spyware pushers, but some IT professionals have their doubts about legislation as a solution to the problem.

  • May 17, 2007 17 May'07

    Symantec plugs dangerous flaw in Norton security software

    Attackers could exploit a flawed ActiveX control in Symantec Norton Internet Security and Norton Personal Firewall to run malware on targeted machines.

  • May 03, 2007 03 May'07

    When signature based antivirus isn't enough

    Zero-day exploits, targeted attacks and increasing demands for endpoint application controls are driving the rapid metamorphosis from signature-based antivirus and antispyware to HIPS-based integrated products.

  • May 03, 2007 03 May'07

    Technology making headway in spam battle

    Few people in the world know more about identifying and stopping spam and other unwanted email than Paul Judge. Now the chief technology officer at Secure Computing Inc., Judge spent years at CipherTrust studying spammers, their motives and tactics ...

  • April 18, 2007 18 Apr'07

    Hackers get free reign to develop techniques says Microsoft security chief

    A patchwork of laws in the United States and foreign apathy toward cyber crimes give attackers an advantage over law enforcement, said Microsoft's top security chief Scott Charney.

  • April 17, 2007 17 Apr'07

    DNS worm strikes at Microsoft flaw

    A new worm called Rinbot.BC exploits the Microsoft DNS flaw by installing an IRC bot on infected machines and scanning for other vulnerable servers.

  • April 12, 2007 12 Apr'07

    Malware outbreak 'largest in almost a year'

    Security firm Postini and the SANS Internet Storm Center said they are tracking a significant malware outbreak. Postini calls it the biggest email attack in almost a year.

  • March 30, 2007 30 Mar'07

    Spam poses as Internet Explorer 7 download

    Beware of emails from "admin@microsoft.com." It may look like an invitation to download Internet Explorer 7, but it's really a trick to infect machines with malware.

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