July 14, 2015

Gunpoder: A new Android malware targets users not residing in China

Researchers have discovered a new family of Android malware that successfully evaded all antivirus products on the VirusTotal web service. Palo Alto Networks named this malware […]
July 2, 2015

Citizens Demand “Uber” Privacy

By Gary S. Miliefsky, CEO, SnoopWall, Inc.   The world is waking up.  Riots in France.  Over Uber, you ask?  Yes, the app you conveniently downloaded […]
June 30, 2015

US Government Databreach – Four Times Larger Than Originally Estimated

Current and former Federal Employees at Risk of Blackmail, Compromise and Exploitation “The extent of personal data stolen makes this attack an order of magnitude greater […]
June 19, 2015

Starbucks says gift card hack was ‘fraudulent activity’

A hacker who reported a security hole in Starbucks’ website has criticised the company’s handling of the matter. Egor Homakov found a flaw that let him duplicate funds […]
June 19, 2015

Truecaller database hacked into, millions of phone records stolen

Update: Truecaller has issued an official statement on the incident. For full text, scroll down. New Delhi: Truecaller, the collaborative global phone directory has been hacked into […]
June 19, 2015

LastPass password manager gets hacked

LastPass is a very popular app designed to improve users’ online security by storing and managing their passwords for them. Freed from the need to remember […]
June 19, 2015

App vulnerability discovered that leaves millions of sensitive user records at risk

A team of security researchers working in Germany has discovered a huge vulnerability in the way that thousands of popular smartphone apps store data online. The […]
June 16, 2015

Duqu 2.0‬ malware buried into Windows PCs using ‘stolen Foxconn certs’

Driver signed by Chinese factory giant, says Kaspersky The super-sophisticated malware that infiltrated Kaspersky Labs is craftier than first imagined. We’re told that the Duqu 2.0 software nasty […]
June 15, 2015

165% surge in new ransomware in Q1 2015: McAfee Labs

Flash malware grows 317%, but Adobe security team commended Equation Group firmware attacks using HDD and SSD reprogramming tech IN the first quarter (Q1) of 2015, McAfee Labs […]
June 12, 2015

44.5 Million New Malware Variants Recorded in 1 Month

A freshly released report from Symantec about the state of malware risks identified in the month of May informs that cybercriminals were highly active, creating no […]
June 11, 2015

Rise of Dyre Banking Malware in Q1-2015

Trend Micro in its recently released study says that the nasty Dyre banking Trojan is increasing again after related infections surged during Q1-2015. This malware (Dyre) […]
June 10, 2015

Malware targets Oracle Micros point-of-sale customers

A new malware program designed to steal payment card details from point-of-sale (PoS) systems is targeting businesses using Oracle Micros products. Micros, acquired by Oracle last […]