Botnet cheats online advertisers: Chameleon botnet has defrauded online advertisers $6.2 million monthly by generating fake clicks on ads and websites.
Ratters get into computers and, besides stealing private data, records user through the webcam. They proceed to sell or exchange this footage in hacker forums.
“I’m pretty sure this is a state-sponsored attack,” Blasco said.
Last year, attacks on iPhones were less than 1 percent of malware attacks. But now, massive number of iPhone users could be affected by hackers who can spoof your iPhone GPS, [...]
TOM-Skype, the Chinese version of Skype has been found again of methodically monitoring its users for certain keywords and transferring the details of such users back to its [...]
If you could hack an ATM, what would you do to it? Someone decided to install Angry Birds, allowing users to play the game after withdrawing money.
The Chinese army was pinned as the likely origin of one of the largest cyber-attack and cyber-espionage campaigns against American interests, states a report released from [...]
Facebook said its website was “targeted in a sophisticated attack” last month with the “zero-day” Java exploit.
Fundamentally, the conflict with Iran, including the threat of a cyber 9/11, is an economic war.
Coalfire CEO Rick Dankin made a few predictions heading into 2013 on increased cybersecurity threats and sophisticated phishing attacks via email.