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Malicious bot traffic climbs 9.5 percent in 2017, says report

The number of malicious bots circulating around the internet and impacting website performance increased by 9.5 in 2017, accounting for 21.8 percent of all traffic, according to a new report Tuesday.

Threats in SSL traffic rocket by 30 percent

While the use of HTTPS encryption is on the rise, the same is unfortunately true of attackers using it to mask their operations, according to a new report.

Google's DoubleClick network exploited to serve cryptominers

A malvertising campaign was observed exploiting Google's DoubleClick network to deliver silent cryptominers on high-traffic sites.

Teen arrested for reporting bug in Budapest transit system

Budapest teen detained by police after reporting a security glitch in the city's new BBK public transportation e-ticket system.