Researchers at Kaspersky Lab said the exploit for the latest Adobe Flash zero day is a password-grabbing Trojan targeting users in China.
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Cybercriminals have tweaked the way the malware GameOver Zeus is delivered to users’ machines, changing .exe files to .enc files to evade detection.
The World Cup is still four months away, but attackers already are ramping up their efforts to defraud fans. As with most major events, such as the Super Bowl, the Olympics and others, attackers are using fans’ enthusiasm for the event as a lure to separate them from their money. When a major event like[…]
DailyMotion, one of the most popular websites on the Web, is still serving fake AV malware three weeks after it was notified of a compromise.
A criminal campaign using the Tor-based Chewbacca Trojan, which includes memory-scraping malware and a keylogger, is responsible for the theft of more than 49,000 credit card numbers in 10 countries.
Yahoo officials said Thursday that they have reset the passwords on an unspecified number of mail accounts after detecting what they call a “coordinated effort to gain unauthorized access to Yahoo Mail accounts.”
Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have analyzed a malicious Java application that turned out to be a cross-platform bot used for DDoS attacks.
The website for toy maker Hasbro has been infected and serving malware in drive-by download attacks, Barracuda Networks reports.
Targeted espionage attacks against an Israeli government agency have been using the XtremeRAT malware to steal data.
Officials at Michaels, the large craft and home goods retailer, are investigating a potential data breach that has apparently affected an unknown number of cards used in the chain’s stores in the last few weeks.