The cybercriminals behind the Mariposa botnet, which attacked 13 million computers worldwide, stealing sensitive personal data, have been arrested.
25% women say they'd xdump their boyfriend for flirting with friends on social networks.
75% of companies have experienced an online attack, the security vendor reports.
The European Union ordered Google to regularly purge the images in its mapping service to comply with privacy rules.
Most tech professionals believe infected Websites and social networks will be bigger pests than spam.
Despite being launched this week, spammers have already hit Google Buzz -- the search engine's social network, says Websense.
Study shows techies are among the most romantic Valentines, backed up by some lively geek love sites.
A security vendor warns about come-ons that lead not to love but to malware-laced websites.
Nearly two thirds (60 percent) of businesses believe social network Facebook poses the biggest threat to security, says Sophos.
Facebook users are being bombarded with fake virus alerts designed to encourage social networkers to download fake antivirus software, says PandaLabs.
More than half of employers research potential job candidates on social networks, says a UK researcher.