Articles about Malware
A security researcher disclosed Monday over 99 percent of About.com's topic links and domains are vulnerable to open XSS and Iframe Injection (XFS) attacks.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending January 30, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.
Security firm Kaspersky claims Regin is strikingly similar to QWERTY malware documented in Snowden files.
New attacks on Flash Player may force Adobe to issue another patch just days after fixing nine flaws.
What factors does the enterprise need to consider when creating cybersecurity risk policies?
Hollywood's new cybersecurity film Blackhat opened this weekend and bombed hard, despite high praise from infosec elites.
Malware raises the cost of doing business by $1.3m a year, largely due to the burden of responding to false alarms, according to a survey.
Security news items for the week ending January 9, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
A deep-rooted malvertising campaign has wormed its way into a network of websites, potentially reaching 1.5 billion users.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending January 2, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
Financial and personal data increases in value, botnet use rises. Are companies doing enough to stem the flow?
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending December 26, 2014. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending December 19, 2014. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
A new strain of the malevolent ZeuS malware has been discovered targeting over 150 banks and 20 payment systems across the globe.
Google has blacklisted over 11,000 domains after a malware campaign, dubbed SoakSoak, compromised more than 100,000 websites using the WordPress content management system.
The fallout from the data breach of US marketing firm Epsilon was massive. Some of the world's largest companies were forced to apologise, as customer details stored within Epsilon were stolen by hackers.
Sophos announced its first free business-strength antivirus program for Macs. See how it works on real malware.
This gallery offers insights into the consumer security industry, the Freemium business model, details some of the current trends within the antivirus industry, and explains the Avast! Antivirus business model, user demographics and market share.
With Avast! Antivirus 5.1 scheduled for release in Q4, 2010, the following slides offer a perspective into some of the new features, and improvements to be introduced in version 5.1.
With over 100 million users internationally, Avast! Antivirus reliance on the Freemium business model, has offered the company an unprecedented opportunity for a cost-effective worldwide market penetration. At a recent PR event in Prague, the Czech Republic, Avast! executives explained this business model, and offered insights into some of the current trends within the antivirus market.
June's cyber threat landscape gallery, features images from the malware, spam, phishing and crimeware campaigns that took place during the month. See also: Image Gallery: April's cyber threat landscape
Facebook phishing campaigns serving ZeuS crimeware, new Mac OS X malware variant, yet another cyber espionage network exposed, next to several reports detailing Opt-In botnets and how outdated vulnerabilities drive the growth of cybercrime - April, 2010 was a busy month for the security community.
In need of a fresh example that cybercriminals are actively looking for ways to monetize infected Mac OS X hosts? Early-stage discussions at several web forums, including a PoC (proof of concept, source code included) as well as the following potential layouts speak for themselves.Read the article: Mac OS X SMS ransomware - hype or real threat?
McAfee Total Protection 2010 is the latest in McAfee's security stable to offer all the bells, whistles and options that the company can squeeze into one security suite. This program is nothing if not extensive, as the following screenshots show.
The gang behind the Koobface botnet is periodically updating the template it relies on for infecting new years. Here are some of the most popular ones introduced by the gang throughout the year.
Microsoft has launched a new free security package today dubbed Microsoft Security Essentials.
This week Symantec made beta versions of its flagship Norton Internet Security 2010 and Antivirus 2010 products available for testing. We put NIS 2010 through its paces to see how it stacks up.
Taking a look at Microsoft Security Essentials, a free security product from Microsoft.
This gallery offers an inside view of those "beneath the radar" botnets that never make the news. The images have been collected throughout the past year by using open source intelligence, namely, by either joining the command and control IRC channel upon infection, or monitoring ongoing communications between the botnet masters.If you ever wanted to take an inside view of targeted-botnets primarily run by novice cybercriminals sometimes utilizing outdated, but very effective methods - this gallery is for you.
Finally, you can run your antivirus at the gateway, thanks to the $330 IPCop/Copfilter firewall 25-watt appliance -- no gimmicks or hacks.