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Caught on the Drive-by: Buhtrap Banking Malware Returns

Caught on the Drive-by: Buhtrap Banking Malware Returns

Targeting Russian banks, it shows advanced capabilities like keylogging, spying, smartcard reading etc.

Hackers Leak Michelle Obama's Passport Online

Hackers Leak Michelle Obama's Passport Online

The scan appeared on a site with suspected ties to Russia, DCLeaks.com.

Too Little, Too Late? Yahoo! Starts Sending Password Reset Notices

Too Little, Too Late? Yahoo! Starts Sending Password Reset Notices

The revelation set tongues wagging across the financial and security worlds.

GCHQ, DCMS, Telefonica Team Up to Develop Cyber Security Start-ups

GCHQ, DCMS, Telefonica Team Up to Develop Cyber Security Start-ups

Development of Innovation Centres is part of UK government’s £1.9bn National Cyber Security Programme

Krebs Website Offline After Akamai Withdraws DDoS Protection

Krebs Website Offline After Akamai Withdraws DDoS Protection

Website of security researcher and blogger Brian Krebs offline after huge DDoS attack

Brand-Associated Malicious Apps on the Rise

Brand-Associated Malicious Apps on the Rise

The number of malicious apps piggybacking on famous UK brands has grown by 130% year on year

Yahoo! Confirms the Breach of 500Mn Online Credentials

Yahoo! Confirms the Breach of 500Mn Online Credentials

It’s been a few weeks coming and the breach is larger than expected.

97% of Top 1,000 Orgs Suffer Credential Compromise

97% of Top 1,000 Orgs Suffer Credential Compromise

The breaches impacting the global 1,000 companies the most were heists at LinkedIn and Adobe.

The PC Recycle Bin Lurks as a Major Data Breach Source

The PC Recycle Bin Lurks as a Major Data Breach Source

More than half (53%) of global IT professionals confuse “erasing” data with “deleting” data.

Krebs Website Hit By 620 Gbps DDoS Attack

Krebs Website Hit By 620 Gbps DDoS Attack

One of the biggest DDoS attacks ever recorded targeted security researcher and blogger Brian Krebs

Social Media and BYOD Are Biggest Internal Security Threats

Social Media and BYOD Are Biggest Internal Security Threats

Social media and BYOD are still causing IT security headaches

Bad Security Habits Persist Despite Rising Awareness

Bad Security Habits Persist Despite Rising Awareness

Organizations are more aware of the threat posed by cybercrime but few are adapting defenses to cope

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