Cisco Talos reports a new strain of spyware called Rombertik that escalates its anti-detection capabilities by destroying the Master Boot Record if the code is audited.
Cybercriminals are using the Angler exploit kit to infect users with the Bedep Trojan, which then uses their computer resources to perform click-fraud and artificially inflate video views.
Engineers at Netflix have released another one of the company’s bespoke security tools as an open-source application, this time an incident-response system known as FIDO. The tool is designed to help automate the process of incident response, and specifically it acts as a new layer that helps tie together existing applications by evaluating and assessing[…]
For the second time in less than a week, Google has updated its Password Alert extension for Chrome to address a method for bypassing the warning screens that alert users that they’re entering data on a non-Google site. However, the researcher who discovered the most-recent bypass method said his technique still works on the latest[…]
Sally Beauty is investigating a potential data breach for the second time in as many years, according to a Brian Krebs report.