Kaspersky Lab released details about new wiper malware called StoneDrill that bears similarities to Shamoon2 and an APT outfit known as NewsBeef.
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A unique attack called DNSMessenger uses DNS queries to carry out malicious PowerShell commands on compromised computers.
Google removed 132 apps infected with malicious iFrames from its Google Play store.
Decryption keys for the Dharma strain of ransomware have been released.
Dridex has undergone a massive update and now sports a new injection method for evading detection based on the technique known as AtomBombing.
Researchers say Necurs malware has been updated with a module that adds SOCKS/HTTP proxy and DDOS capabilities to this malware.
Researchers from Arbor Networks’ Security Engineering and Response Team (ASERT) say they have unearthed fresh leads on the tools and techniques used in the most recent wave of Shamoon attacks.
By making the Vulnerability Equities Process law, advocates of the idea argue there would be more reliability, transparency and accountability in the process of government vulnerability disclosure.
After a nearly four-year respite, the data-stealing TeamSpy malware has resurfaced in a spam campaign.
Mat Gangwer, CTO, and Tom Gorup, Security Operations Lead, at Rook Security talk to Mike Mimoso about the aggressive rise in online extortion and how it threatens not only data but physical safety.