Unnamed major internet providers are reported to be the distribution route for the spread of a new variant of government spyware FinFisher (also known as FinSpy) in two countries, targeting people seeking privacy.
A new strain of banking malware is targeting Android users, security researchers have discovered. Red Alert Trojan targets more than 60 banking and social networking apps
Sophisticated attackers will subvert trusted suppliers of executable code such as software updates, consequently, Martin Lee says that a sophisticated response is required.
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Virus, worm, keylogger, Trojan, spyware, adware, and ransomware are all forms of malware with a level of distinction between each, but, as Harsh Maurya notes, it might not be apparent to the common, non-tech user.
Jimmy Nukebot malware trojan becomes more modular to increase flexibility and make static analysis much more complicated - shows ability to adapt to the goals and tasks set before a botnet to take advantage of a new source.
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Fake messages on Facebook Messenger found to harbour malware.
In the first half of 2017, incidences of Android malware increased more than five percent since the start of the year. Most notably, incidents of Android ransomware increased 138 percent in Q2 .
Itay Glick: "The ship could have fallen victim to a GPS spoof or malware. Both USS McCain and USS Fitzgerald were part of the 7th Fleet;... there may be a connection. I don't believe in coincidence."
Bankbot found in apps uploaded by same author on Google Play, abuses Accessibliity Service feature
Millions could have been exposed to malware bug in LinkedIn Messenger
Attackers secretly modified at least five software packages distributed by network connectivity and server management solutions provider NetSarang in order to infect its business users with modular backdoor spyware.
Hackers try to circumvent anti-ransomware, gives researchers vital clues to combat threat of Cerber
Malware distributors are now maliciously crafting PowerPoint Open XML Slide Show (PPSX) files to take advantage of a Microsoft Office vulnerability.
Network administrators and computer owners are once again being implored to make sure that they have updated Windows to block a WannaCry-like vulnerability.
Android Apps on the Google Play Store have been discovered to harbour spyware originally created by an Iraqi developer. Surveillance malware records audio and steals data from users.
Ukrainian police arrested a man earlier this month for helping spread the NotPetya ransomworm through his social media outlets.
Cerber ransomware delivered in a Magnitude exploit kit (EK) using an interesting technique, Malwarebyte researchers have discovered.
Increasingly sophisticated malware strains are using SSL to encrypt their activity with malicious SSL-encrypted content more than doubling in the last six months according to a study from Zscaler ThreatLabZ.
The information stealer, dubbed Foudre, incorporates new anti-takeover techniques in an attempt to avoid having its Command and Control (C2) infrastructure domains being sinkholed
Cybercriminals have updated the functionality of the popular Svpeng mobile banking trojan giving it keylogger capabilities and the ability to access the text input from almost all of a devices apps.
Researchers have developed a potentially devastating new botnet that abuses infected victims' Active Directory Domain Controllers, turning them into internally hosted command and control servers.
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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?