Developers behind the banking Trojan Vawtrak have begun obscuring some of their servers with Tor2Web, a move that’s added another level of difficulty when it comes to uncovering their activity.
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A new set of memos uncovered by Edward Snowden and shared with both the New York Times and ProPublica this week reveal how the Obama administration upped its search for hackers and expanded its warrantless surveillance program.
The latest campaign to leverage Skype – a botnet circulating adware, composed entirely of Skype users – was recently disrupted by researchers.
The developer behind Tox, a ransomware-as-a-service tool that only surfaced late last month, acknowledged he’s over his head and will sell the platform off.
Privacy advocates are calling on Mozilla to better deploy Tracking Protection, a technology that offers more stringent privacy and speeds up page loads by blocking requests to tracking domains, in its Firefox browser.
Facebook announced early Monday that has adopted OpenPGP encryption and will let users post their public keys on their profile.
The Angler Exploit Kit has added a new Flash exploit to its arsenal, and is dropping Cryptowall 3.0 ransomware.
Nitlove and several new versions of PoSeidon can be added to the growing heap of point-of-sale (POS) malware discovered this year.
The internet-cable-television provider Charter Communications recently fixed an issue with its website that was inadvertently leaking the information of tens of thousands of its customers.