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Tesla cloud resources are hacked to run cryptocurrency-mining malware
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 04:42

Enlarge (credit: Scott Olson | Getty Images) Add Tesla to the legion of organizations that have been infected by cryptocurrency-mining malware. In a...

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening disrupted by malware attack
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:40

Enlarge / Tonga's flagbearer at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics may not have been able to order a shirt off the Games' official site in time, tha...

Critical Telegram flaw under attack disguised malware as benign images
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:46

Enlarge (credit: Kaspersky Lab) Makers of the Telegram instant messenger have fixed a critical vulnerability that hackers were actively exploiting t...

Hackers target Australia, UK government websites with crypto-jacking malware
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:08

A series of Australian government websites, including the Victorian parliament’s, have been compromised by malware that forces visitors’ c...

Indonesia OA: Can you help with a malware problem?
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 04:23

If you know of someone involved with gold OA within Indonesia , you might want to let them know about the situation described here. I normally just ob...

Thailand No.1 as world's malware mining hotspot
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:42

Thailand has become the world's leading hotspot for cryptocurrency mining malware, according to Palo Alto Networks, a network and enterprise security ...

Want to Avoid Malware on Your Android Phone? Try the F-Droid App Store
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:40

Opinion: Researchers from Yale Privacy Lab argue that the scourge of trackers in Android apps means users should stop using the Google Play store. Fe...

Android Malware, Free Speech, and More Security News This Week
  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 02:30

False alarms, free speech, and more of the week's top security news. Feed: All Latest

Triton Malware Details Show the Dangers of Industrial System Sabotage
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:40

New details about Triton malware should put industrial systems and critical infrastructure on notice. Feed: All Latest

Malware charged for 13-year spying spree
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 10:40

You don't need an elaborate crime ring (or a government agency) to write malware that spies on others -- sometimes, just one person can be respon...

Why Google Play Store Malware Is So Hard To Stop
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:39

A rash of malware hit the Google Play store this summer. And while Google has taken big steps to improve Android security, there's no clear end in sig...

CCleaner Malware Shows Software's Serious Supply-Chain Security Problem
  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 03:36

Hackers have targeted software's supply chain in three high profile attacks discovered over the summer. Feed: All Latest

Windows 0-day is exploited to install creepy Finspy malware (again)
  • Wed, 13 Sep 2017 20:41

Enlarge / The WSDL parser, where the zero-day was located. (credit: FireEye) On Tuesday, Microsoft patched a previously unknown vulnerability that r...

One of 1st-known Android DDoS malware infects phones in 100 countries
  • Tue, 29 Aug 2017 12:45

Enlarge (credit: portal gda) Last year, a series of record-setting attacks hitting sites including KrebsOnSecurity and a French Web host underscored...

Warning to patients after NHS Lanarkshire malware attack
  • Sat, 26 Aug 2017 19:12

NHS Lanarkshire says patients should not attend hospital unless their visit is "essential". BBC News - Scotland

FBI: Chinese national supplied rare, malicious malware 
  • Sat, 26 Aug 2017 03:18

  LOS ANGELES --- A Chinese national has been charged in California with distributing a type of computer malware that has been linked to attack...

New malware masquerades as a ride-sharing app
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:32

 An update to the venerable Faketoken.q Android malware has made it easier for the program to steal your credit card information from ride-sharin...

Code chunk in Kronos malware used long before MalwareTech published it
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:51

Enlarge / Marcus Hutchins, security researcher for Kryptos Logic. In May, he registered a domain name that neutralized the WCry ransomware worm. In Au...

In Ukraine, a Malware Expert Who Could Blow the Whistle on Russian Hacking
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:41

For the first time, an actual witness has emerged in the election hacking, and he has been interviewed by the F.B.I. NYT > Technology

British Cybersecurity Expert Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Malware Charges
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:43

Before these allegations, 23-year-old Marcus Hutchins was known for his role in finding the kill switch to the WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack last M...

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