The suspects used malware to build a botnet, German police said.
A recently discovered malicious program steals log-in passwords and other sensitive information from SAP client applications and allows cybercriminals to access SAP servers from infected workstations.
Mining companies increasingly are being targeted by hackers trying to steal information and disrupt operations, as the metals industry expands its dependence on Internet-connected systems to reduce costs.
A private FBI memo suggests that the hacktivist group may have compromised the security of several government agencies.
An AntiSec activist has been sentenced to ten years in U.S. federal prison for his attack on geopolitical intelligence firm Strategic Forecasting Inc.
A security researcher has poured through file dumps of leaked Adobe password info, and surprise! Millions of people use utterly atrocious passwords.
The shuddering effectiveness of the DNS reflection DDoS attack on Spamhaus this March is a forewarning of a growing criminal interest in the technique, new figures from mitigation firm Prolexic have suggested.
The Finnish government's computer networks have been breached by malware for years.
If you use the open-source Mongo database, be aware that its hosting/support arm has been compromised by attackers.
A California-based artificial intelligence startup claims to have written software that cracks CAPTCHA images with 90% accuracy.