Over 66 percent of the malware's victims were from the U.S.
The flaw could allow attackers to fully compromise systems via websites, email, USB drives and other methods.
The vulnerability has been exploited by a China-based cyberespionage group for several weeks, security firm FireEye says.
Three out of four government applications fail the OWASP Top 10 and the government is slacking off on fixing flaws, Veracode found
The ground computer systems of LOT Polish Airlines went down because of an IT attack
Developers often unwittingly use components that contain flaws
Developers will be able to have their apps talk to the locally installed antivirus programs through a new API
Symantec found infections with Duqu 2.0 in the U.S., U.K., Sweden, India and Hong Kong
The updates also address denial-of-service issues in multiple products
Kaspersky Lab discovered a new version of the malware that also infected its systems
The attackers hacked corporate email accounts and used them to divert payments from customers to their own bank accounts
The company also released updates for the AIR runtime on Windows, Mac and Android.
Trustwave highlights the difference in data-breach activity between North America and the rest of the world
A new threat dubbed MalumPoS is being used against businesses in the hospitality, food and retail industries, researchers said
The attack radically improves the time needed to crack the fixed codes of older garage door openers.