The 100Gbps attack knocked 300 websites offline for about three hours
The data included names, Social Security numbers, birth dates and university ID numbers
Security software is less likely to flag a '.jpg' file as a malicious
FireEye has linked the latest attacks to two other malware campaigns, believed to come from China
A list of compromised FTP credentials is circulating in underground forums.
Fazio Mechanical Services, which specializes in refrigeration, said it maintained a 'data connection' with Target
The legal uncertainty around Bitcoin may be spooking Apple
A survey released by Javelin Research shows data breach victims are more frequently seeing fraud
Researchers who analyze Google-made extensions should be rewarded, the company said
A large hotel management company says attackers may have compromised its point-of-sale devices
Symantec said retailers running Windows XP-based POS terminals will soon face an increased attack risk.
Zeus is encrypted and contained in an ".enc" file, which security products allow through, according to Malcovery Security.
Virtru is one of a number of companies tackling the tricky problem of making email encryption easier.
Ben Edelman, who studies deceptive Web advertising, contends Blinkx misleads users and cheats advertisers
The retailer has updated and limited access controls as the investigation continues