A Mac developer has posted a tool that detects a Flashback malware infection on Apple's computers.
More than 56 percent of the infected computers are in the U.S., according to Dr. Web, a Russian antivirus vendor.
Zeus botnet server takedowns and other small victories in Microsoft's crusade help keep the web safer, but only for a while.
Lavasoft adds a new Ad-Aware version to the lineup, updates Pro, and renames Ad-Aware Internet Security Free Internet Security to Ad-Aware Antivirus+.
Security researchers have discovered a new variant of the Duqu cyberespionage malware that was designed to evade detection by antivirus products.
Computer hackers could create malicious software that crosses the line from technology to biology, crafting viruses that could spread dangerous epidemics.
The proof-of-concept exploit now circulating among hackers does not allow remote code execution -- necessary to compromise a system with malware -- but instead crashes a vulnerable machine.
The level of technical innovation and social engineering, as well as the targeting of business executives, are some of the new security trends that Symantec is warning people to be vigilant against.
Large numbers of data breaches are being initiated by targeted malware that antivirus software simply can't detect, according to an analysis.