Underground forum postings indicate both may have used the same online nickname, according to IntelCrawler
The new champion isn't much better, though.
Two developers who sold their popular Chrome extensions saw them misused for aggressive advertising
iSight describes the Trojan as sophisticated derivation of older point-of-sale malware.
An increasing number of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are coming from mobile devices, according to Prolexic Technologies.
IntelCrawler also identified a 17-year-old Russian who it says wrote the BlackPOS malware, a version of which was used against Target
It’s bad enough that Target allowed more than 100 million accounts to be compromised, but the retailer's response to the breach is an exercise in poor judgment.
The president's speech focused more on a telephone-records collection program than on the Internet, critics say.
Some digital rights groups wanted an end to the NSA phone records program, but President Obama wants a transition to something similar.
The changes called for regarding NSA surveillance include new privacy advocates to be assigned to a surveillance court and a transition away from a controversial U.S. telephone records collection program.