Gozi banking malware creator Nikita Kuzmin sentenced to time served and a $7 million fine as the U.S. Attorney's office tells judge Kuzmin provided "substantial assistance" to the government.
Mobile attacks can workaround two-factor authentication on Android phones and inject malware onto iOS phones.
Symantec researchers spotted a cyberespionage group dubbed "Tick" spreading custom malware through compromised Japanese websites.
A computer programmer was charged with purloining the frequent flier accounts of American Airlines customers to treat himself to more than $260,000 worth of global travel and car rentals
Botnets are getting bigger and DDoS attacks more frequent according to Kaspersky
Minutes before the NFL Draft commenced on Thursday night, an apparent hacker accessed the Twitter account of top prospect Laremy Tunsil and posted an old video of the Ole Miss player smoking from a bong, damaging his value.
The 23-year-old mastermind behind the hack of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) website, which led to the exposure of 55 million voter records, was arrested by the Cybercrime Division of the National Bureau of Investigation in the Philippines Friday.
IBM security researchers have spotted an uptick in mobile malware competition in pricing, features and quality on the black market.
Malware embedded on a USB drive was delivered to members of the American Dental Association (ADA).
Marcher Madness continues with a new, stealthier iteration of the Marcher banking malware targeting Android users in Australia.
Hacking a connected car in Michigan could warrant a life sentence behind bars if recently proposed legislation is passed into law.
Several ISIS hacking groups announced that they have joined forces to form a large hacking group.
The online classified website Gumtree Australia alerted customers on Friday of a data breach after hackers stole their personally identifiable information last weekend.
The PCI Data Security Standard version 3.2 released Thursday not only includes new requirements to safeguard payment data, including multifactor authentication.
Cybercriminals are strengthening their DDoS attacks with more amplification and new methods to refine their botnets.
A Manhattan federal court judge sentenced Estonian Vladimir Tsastsin to 87 months in prison for his role in perpetrating an internet fraud scheme that infected more than four million computers in more than 100 countries.
Pro-ISIS hacking groups joining forces behind a super-hacker team, the United Cyber Caliphate, are sharpening their skills and showing a willingness to coordinate and amp up cyberattacks, a new report revealed.
A new site was discovered on the dark web that allows hackers to upload stolen data and sell the data to criminals or criminal groups.
The PLATINUM team has "gone to great lengths" over many years "to develop covert techniques" so their cyber-espionage campaigns will evade detection, even using Windows's support for "hotpatching" against it.
Lifeboat Network, which runs servers for Minecraft Pocket Edition — the smartphone version of the immensely popular video game Minecraft — was hacked in January 2016, resulting in a data breach compromising 7 million-plus gamers.
Retailers believe they can detect a data breach in a week or less, a new survey commissioned by Tripwire revealed, while another report by Arbor Network showed it takes them on average 197 days to spot advanced threats.
Emails sent to businesses demanding payment to avoid a DDoS attack were enough to spur some to pay off, even though no attacks resulted.
App users logging in over unsecured Wi-Fi hotspots may be exposing their personal information to data miners.
Poor endpoint security practices are propelling the great ransomware epidemic of 2016 — and if allowed to fester, the threat will spread to new endpoints including IoT devices, cars and ICS and SCADA systems, a new report said.
A Georgia couple pleaded guilty for their role in the IRS 'Get Transcript' data breach that compromised 700,000 accounts.
A teenager turned himself in to police in Staffordshire, U.K., where he was arrested on charges stemming from a breach of internet services provider TalkTalk.
MacKeeper Security Researcher Chris Vickery claimed to have discovered 93.4 million Mexican voter registration records.
Report examines the shifting direction of cyberattacks noted attackers turning their attention away from financial services, in favor of attacks against manufacturing and healthcare companies.
A new report from FireEye Threat Intelligence said that one case investigated by Mandiant indicated that a victim computer "was originally compromised with GRABNEW malware by a separate threat actor."
Two updates in TeslaCrypt illustrate that ransomware is not only spreading wider, but is also evolving with new capabilities.
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