The advertisements redirected victims to the Sweet Orange exploit kit, which tries to install malware.
Experts say that SSL 3.0 should be disabled even though some legacy products still use it.
A collaborative effort has resulted in better defenses against the "Operation Aurora" hackers
The group, which targets technology infrastructure companies, is believed to be linked to China's government
A security researcher found potentially sensitive meetings open for anyone to join
The attacks are suspected to be aimed at compromising activists
The systems were accessed using account credentials from a third-party vendor, Dairy Queen said
Roman Valeryevich Seleznev has been charged with 11 counts of wire fraud
Longer passwords would be more resistant to brute-force attacks
Proofpoint said the group targeted large US and European banks, compromising 800,000 online accounts
The bug has now been fixed and user data was not at risk, the company said
The compromised data included Social Security and driver's license numbers, AT&T said
The breach also compromised internal data
Group member Dylan Wheeler said the FBI ended up buying a mockup of the XBox One for $5,000, after gathering enough confidential information to build it themselves.
A backdoor gives hackers full control over the NAS device, according to the security vendor