The new Selfmite Android malware spreads by sending text messages with a malicious link to the device owner's contacts
Rootkits are again on the rise with the number of new samples reaching levels not seen since 2011, a McAfee report said
Someone blackmailed Nokia in 2007 by threatenting to leak a digital key the company used to sign Symbian applications, a news report says.
Built-in extensibility could help a new Trojan program called Pandemiya see wider distribution despite its high price, researchers say.
Researchers from F-Secure created a Web page to test if computers are infected with the Gameover Zeus Trojan program.
KnowBe4 is so confident in its security awareness training it is offering to pay ransomware demands if a user falls victim to a crypto-ransom attack.
Cisco said the attacks can be traced to advertisements on Disney, Facebook and The Guardian newspaper.
It's the first Android ransomware threat with file-encrypting abilities, researchers from ESET said
Forcing users to clean their infected computers on an ongoing basis would be more disruptive to cybercriminals than botnet takedowns, some security researchers say.
The program attached to the emails is actually a keylogger, according to Trend Micro.