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Low awareness of some common malware behaviours could decrease the effectiveness of detection and mitigation efforts, according to the company.
Ransomware teams up with click-fraud malware in double whammy combining NemucodeAES and Kovter to hit victims unawares.
Highly sophisticated SpyDealer malware attacks Android operating systems and can exfiltrate data from a range of popular apps.
Researchers are quibbling over whether or not this ransomware is Petya as originally reported and if it isnt, then what is it?
Researchers claim to have found a 'killswitch' for NotPetya, but there seems to be disagreement over what to call it.
New findings from 451 Research reveal real-world insights into modern attack campaign strategies, planning and execution.
Hackers used Astrium exploit kit to deliver Mole ransomware in University College London malware attack, according to research by Proofpoint.
In Vietnam and Taiwan, malware is being mass produced alongside cheap web cameras, DVRs and other IoT devices, according to a report from Kaspersky Lab.
Six customers of a malware crypter service were arrested throughout Europe Tuesday following a year-long initiative called Operation Neuland, Europol said in a release.
Trend Micro researchers spotted more than 800 Android applications available on the Google Play Store embedded with the software development kit (SDK) of the information-stealing ad library dubbed "Xavier."
Cyber-criminals once again upped the ante with what is advertised as the "most sophisticated Mac spyware ever"
Jason Steer explains ICT department efficiency - How does a fresh approach to cyber-security enable better efficiency from the ICT staff who are overwhelmed with the current security situation?
Security researchers show how latest Microsoft operating system could have been infected by ransomware
More than nine percent of corporate networks in the UK are infected with Fireball, an adware package that has infected 250 million computers worldwide, say Check Point researchers.
Pirated malware was built on a stolen version of DMA Locker which uses same key and graphical user interface as cracked version.
A pair of campaigns designed to spread ad fraud malware through supposedly innocuous Android applications generated between 8.5 million and 36.5 million downloads before Google removed the apps from its online store, Check Point Software Technologies has reported.
The on-going whodunnit regarding cyber-attacks on European financial firms through the SWIFT bank messaging services now has the Russian cyber-security firm Group IB alleging North Korea, through the Lazarus group, is behind the attacks.
Detecting 64-bit malware is more difficult than signature scanning for 32-bit malware, and despite a slow start cyber-criminals are starting to update their tools.
While it peaked in March 2017, the scourge has been rolling out for more than a year with a dark cornucopia encompassing scams and exploit kits that go after a broad range of targets using their operating system, browser and geolocation to inject the appropriate payload, Segura wrote.
Cylance researchers spotted enhancements on the Qakbot malware that let it infect new systems and lock out administrators.
Hadar Blutrich discusses some of the common ways of handling malware distribution through ads and suggests 'next generation sandboxes' around websites might be able to reduce of these risks.
New exploit kit taking the place of Angler and others as it rapidly evolves to target its victims.
Enterprises are increasingly being hit with exploit kits, especially Rig EK, and the Slammer worm has resurfaced, according to Check Point's latest monthly Global Threat Impact Index.
Attacks believed to be Iranian in origin were fended off for more than two weeks in April, but security experts examining the code detected snippets of code from an underground Russian marketplace.
If you live in Manchester, Orlando, Ottawa or Lisbon, you might want to ask why your cities are getting slammed the worst by malware, according to statistics from an anti-malware company.
Apparently emanating from Iran, Persirai has been detected by researchers at Trend Micro linking more than 1,000 internet protocol (IP) camera models into a vast Internet of Things (IoT) botnet.
A new targeted attack built with readily available software tools has been named Netrepser by researchers at Bitdefender who discovered the attacker.
Two recent cyber-theft campaigns targeting South Koreans employed a three-stage downloader framework that installed the Blackmoon banking Trojan on geo-targeted machines, according to a report Thursday from Fidelis.