Banking Trojan

New Citadel trojan costs more, but allows for easier updates

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The latest Citadel version allows botmasters to more easily deliver instructions to computers under their control.

Presidential election spurs malware-laden CNN spam

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With less than a month remaining until the presidential election, online fraudsters are smelling opportunity, and more similarly themed cons are expected in the upcoming weeks.

Appellate ruling leaves bank security responsibilities unclear

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In a major victory for organizations that have sustained massive losses due to unauthorized transactions made by hackers, an appellate court has ruled in favor of a Maine construction company against its bank.

Russian authorities arrest operator of Carberp bank botnet

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A 22-year-old, accused of using modified versions of the Carberp banking trojan to steal login details and digital signatures from compromised computers, was apprehended in Russia.

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