The FBI has shut down the Butterfly botnet, but others will follow. Heed this advice so you don't become a victim.
Almost 10 percent of Android devices have experienced a malware attack over a three-month period, compared to about 6 percent of PCs
A spreading exploit uses the Windows AutoRun feature, but security experts say it may be spreading through simple file-sharing since the newest versions of Windows 7 will not launch autorun.inf files.
The hacker group that recently infected Israeli police computers with the Xtreme RAT malware has also targeted government institutions from the U.S., U.K., and other countries, according to researchers from antivirus vendor Trend Micro.
Symantec has spotted another odd piece of malware that appears to be targeting Iran and is designed to meddle with SQL databases.
Updating your browsers and clamp down on plug-ins, experts say.
Security researchers from antivirus vendor Symantec have uncovered a piece of malware that uses Google Docs, which is now part of Google Drive, as a bridge when communicating with attackers in order to hide the malicious traffic.
A team of researchers have created a proof-of-concept piece of malware that can give attackers control of USB smart card readers attached to an infected Windows computer over the Internet.
Anvisoft, a Chinese antivirus startup, has been linked to an infamous hacker suspected of developing sophisticated malware used to siphon sensitive information from Defense Department contractors in 2006.
Microsoft has released a confusing selection of security programs over the years. Deborah Armstrong asked me to make sense of them.