Crypto-currency mining malware is back, driven in part by the growing popularity of alternatives to Bitcoin that are easier to mine and the increasing power of GPUs.
Thousands of Seagate Central NAS devices have been found to harbour crypto-currency mining
Deputy for the Iranian Prosecutor General Abdolsamad Khorramabadi said Iran is to take the case of cyber attacks to its nuclear centers to relevant domestic and international courts.
He said that based on the article 290 of the Iranian
According to a report from The Intercept, a secret agency of USA namely NSA (National Security Agency) is claimed to have eavesdropped on Pakistan’s highest civil-military office with the aid of malware. An obscure online group going by the handle
Eddie Bauer is looking into a sophisticated malware intrusion of its point of sale systems.
The company said unauthorized parties accessed payment card information, including cardholder name, number, security code and expiration date, at retail stores between Jan. 2 and
Cybercriminals keep finding new ways to steal your money. One of the most dangerous online threats these days comes in the form of banking Trojans.
Banking Trojans are a form of malware designed to steal your online banking credentials. Once
Online security experts have discovered a new Android malware that blocks outgoing calls to banks to keep customers from complaining about suspicious activity.
Symantec, an American technology company, found the Android.Fakebank.B malware app in October 2013. The app replaces banking
RANSOMWARE THREAT CRYPTXXX is now airborne, according to researchers at security firm Proofpoint, and is being sent out via a spam campaign to some effect.
Proofpoint explained in a blog post that CryptXXX is usually included alongside malware packages such
In the world of computer security, the bad guys are always 10 steps ahead of the good guys. But next month the mad scientists at the government’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will bring together a group of the
Investigators in Taiwan are on the lookout for two Russian nationals suspected of hacking into ATMs and stealing more than $2 million in cash. It is believed that the two crooks used a mobile phone to trigger 41 ATMs into
Criminals stole credit card info — including names and numbers — in a malware attack revealed earlier this year at more than 300 franchise locations in the US.
Wendy’s is serving up more details about a malware attack on its
In the aftermath of Brexit, cybercriminals have launched spam email campaigns capitalising on the prevalent fears and insecurities of UK citizens. Security researchers have spotted malware-laced emails, promising to protect users against the financial and security fallout predicted post Brexit.
Hackers are stealing credit card information in Europe with malware that can spoof the user interfaces of Uber, WhatsApp and Google Play.
The malware, which has struck Android users in Denmark, Italy and Germany, has been spreading through a phishing
The war against cyber attackers isn’t going well, as daily reports of breaches around the world attest. Another measure emerged this week from an RSA survey of infosec pros suggesting those who work in the trenches don’t have much much
An important piece of infrastructure for two major strains of malware appears to be inactive.
Since June 1, there has been no traffic coming out of a network of hijacked computers known as “Necurs.” Malware known as Dridex, designed to
The internet was created nearly 40 years ago by men — and a few women — who envisioned an “intergalactic network” where humans could pull data and computing resources from any mainframe in the world and in the process free
If you’re looking to protect your company PCs from malware then you could just equip each one with your preferred free antivirus package. You’ll get a reasonable level of protection, and it might well seem like you’re keeping costs to
Hackers find ways of controlling hardware and software through releasing malicious computer viruses, and likewise governments use ‘soft and hard means’ to quell internal dissident voices of those who choose to speak out against them. This is the hard-line taken
Vodacom Business has unveiled a security solution to keep employees’ smart devices and modems secure and threat-free.
Housed on Vodacom’s core network, the SecureNet solution provides protection against mobile viruses, mobile malware and phishing sites when using non-encrypted communication.
It began with an early morning phone call and instant fear for the technology director of Horry County, South Carolina’s school district.
Computer servers were acting unusual, and Charles Hucks listened as his administrators described frozen computers and a cryptic
US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s chain of luxury hotels appears to have been hacked by cyber-criminals.
The Trump Hotel Collection, which includes more than a dozen high-end hotels, was reportedly targeted by hackers who stole several customers’ credit card