A vulnerability in the engine used by many Microsoft antimalware products can lead to a persistent denial-of-service condition
A hardcoded encryption key allows recovering files held hostage by the Simplocker Android malware
A hacker earned over $600,000 by infecting network-attached storage devices with Dogecoin mining malware, Dell SecureWorks researchers said
A known critical vulnerability in OpenSSL can be exploited on over 20,000 of Internet's top 155,000 SSL sites, a researcher from Qualys said
Project Galileo will help political and artistic websites resist censorship attempts that use distributed denial-of-service techniques
A new variant of the Svpeng malware locks Android devices and displays fake warnings from the FBI, researchers from Kaspersky Lab said.
Built-in extensibility could help a new Trojan program called Pandemiya see wider distribution despite its high price, researchers say.
Importing and exporting data from Amazon Simple Storage Service requires TrueCrypt
Researchers from F-Secure created a Web page to test if computers are infected with the Gameover Zeus Trojan program.
A man and a teenaged boy are accused of using phishing and social engineering attacks to hijack Apple IDs and lock iOS devices
Design and implementation flaws in the Intelligent Platform Management Interface puts many servers at risk, security researcher says
The flaw allows man-in-the-middle attackers to decrypt traffic between clients and servers that use OpenSSL
It's the first Android ransomware threat with file-encrypting abilities, researchers from ESET said
Attackers managed to replace 10 legitimate files on the hardware manufacturer's site with malware-ridden versions
Forcing users to clean their infected computers on an ongoing basis would be more disruptive to cybercriminals than botnet takedowns, some security researchers say.