Security vendor McAfee's research arm, McAfee Labs, has identified growth across four threat trends, including Android-based malware, signed malware, spam, and virtual currencies.
The malware is called i2Ninja and uses the I2P network (also called the darknet) as a command-and-control (C&C) channel, according to security researchers.
PCs make great travel companions, but you need to treat them right.
It’s not clear how many users have Silverlight installed on their computers, but their number is likely to be in the tens of millions.
Malicious software aimed at stealing online banking credentials surged in the third quarter of this year to a level not seen since 2002, according to a new report from Trend Micro.
The number of brands used in spoofed emails that trick people into visiting malicious Web sites or clicking on malware attachments rose in the second quarter.
The FBI has offered large rewards for information that could help catch accused cybercriminals who have been wanted for years.
A significant increase this weekend in TCP traffic with source port zero detected could be part of reconnaissance efforts in preparation for more serious attacks, according to security researchers from Cisco Systems.
Users who removed the original malware infection, intentionally or not, are asked to pay five times more to recover their files.
A version of Chrome designed for early testing by developers will display a small warning note letting users know when it prevents malware from being downloaded.