May 7, 2015

New Rombertik malware attacks hard drives, wipes MBR if detected

The game of cat-and-mouse between malware authors and security white hats may have entered a new phase this week, thanks to an aggressive new malware system […]
May 6, 2015

Study finds many Android apps connect to a frightening number of shady tracking sites

By now we’re all familiar with the upsides and downsides to the Google Play store’s approach to vetting apps: The upside is that it’s incredibly easy […]
May 5, 2015

This terrifying malware destroys your PC if detected

A new type of malware resorts to crippling a computer if it is detected during security checks, a particularly catastrophic blow to its victims. The malware, […]
May 4, 2015

Why Has Mobile Banking Growth Stalled? Blame Hackers

After several years of dramatic growth, the adoption rate for mobile banking in the U.S. has slowed dramatically. Those who like to bank this way are […]
May 1, 2015

Banking Malware Taps Macros

Security firms report a sharp rise in the quantity of attacks that use macro code – designed to automate tasks – to trigger malware downloads, often […]
April 30, 2015

Macroviruses are BACK and are the future of malware, says Microsoft

Macro malware is making a comeback with one nineties nasty infecting half a million computers, Microsoft says. Macro viruses took a battering over the last decade […]
April 28, 2015

Zombie apps haunt BYOD workplaces

28 April 2015 According to a new study of around 3 million apps on employee smartphones, 5.2 percent of iOS apps and 3.9 percent of Android […]
April 27, 2015

Report: 1 in 5 Android Apps Is Malware

27 April 2015 Bad news, phandroids. Android malware is on the rise. According to Symantec’s latest Internet Security Threat Report, “17 percent of all Android apps […]
April 23, 2015

Symantec: Hacker attacks up 40 percent in 2014

23 April 2015 Hacker attacks on large companies were up 40 percent in 2014 from the year before, Symantec said in a report released Wednesday. And […]
April 21, 2015

HTTPS snooping flaw in third-party library affected 1,000 iOS apps with millions of users

21 April 2015 Apps used by millions of iPhone and iPad owners became vulnerable to snooping when a flaw was introduced into third-party code they used […]
April 20, 2015

The tax scam season: What to watch out for

20 April 2015 The tax season has been and gone — but what campaigns, tricks and malware is still used to try and lure victims to […]
April 17, 2015

POS threat ‘Punkey’ allows additional malware download for greater access

17 April 2015 Investigation efforts by the U.S. Secret Service and security firm Trustwave have turned up a new point-of-sale (POS) malware threat, dubbed “Punkey,” which […]
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