May 20, 2015

Extortion Malware targeting Mobile Wallets and Virtual currencies on the rise

A new research report from cyber security firm F-Secure has highlighted growth in extortion malware. The company cites that it has witnessed SMS message sending trojans […]
May 19, 2015

Every 4 Seconds New Malware Is Born

New report shows rate of new malware strains discovered increased by 77 percent in 2014.  New research data out today shows that the rate of new […]
May 18, 2015

Report shows massive increase in malware detections on Monday mornings

A new report shows a massive increase in malware detections on Monday mornings when users reconnect their devices to the corporate network. “This trend supports the […]
May 15, 2015

Travelers, be wary of all that free Wi-Fi

Shaun Murphy was at 35,000 feet when he realized his online activity was being monitored. An in-flight Wi-Fi service was collecting and decrypting his information as […]
May 14, 2015

Cybercrime Costs to Soar to $2T By 2019

Cybercrime will cost businesses over $2 trillion by 2019, almost four times the estimated cost of security breaches this year, according to a report by Juniper […]
May 13, 2015

Anonymous may have hijacked thousands of routers for zombie botnet

New evidence suggests that Anonymous has begun using malware-infected home routers to launch DDoS attacks against various targets, particularly in the last few months. That’s the […]
May 12, 2015

Dubsmash knockoff infects half million Android users

Nothing will make you feel older faster than discovering that some app you’ve never heard of is the hot new thing with the youth. Did you […]
May 11, 2015

Healthcare now the biggest cyber-attack target, report reveals

Cyberattacks against well-known entities such as Sony or even the U.S. Defense Department may grab most headlines these days. But the healthcare industry is now bearing […]
May 8, 2015

Criminal attacks new top cause of health sector breaches, study shows

Criminal attacks are the new top cause of data breaches in the US health sector, a Ponemon Institute report has revealed. There has been a 125% […]
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, […]