The attacks are believed to have affected at least five US financial institutions
The PCI Security Standards Council says the Backoff malware is 'a very real threat'
The tools are designed for monitoring emerging security issues on the Web
More than two million of the devices on the Internet may be vulnerable
The group claiming responsibility also appears to be involved in a bomb threat against an American Airlines flight
Mobile applications often don't warn users before a call is made, which a developer says could be abused
Tests on the Rapiscan Secure 1000 shows weapons can be smuggled by exploiting weaknesses
Names, postal and email addresses and payment card data may have been exposed
A study of 48,000 Chrome extensions uncovers ad fraud, data theft and other misdeeds
Avast thinks its controllers are trying to diversify after profits have fallen
Microsoft and Yahoo have enabled STARTTLS, which dramatically raised the percentage of encrypted messages.
A single product, Norton Security, can be used across Windows, OS X, Android and iOS.
Su Bin is accused of working with two others to steal gigabytes of U.S. defense-related documents
Design quirks allow malware to be installed on iOS devices and cookies to be plucked from Facebook and Gmail apps
A flurry of updates to internal router databases caused many pieces of equipment to choke