Organizations in the finance, telecommunications, defense, and transportation industries have been targeted by attackers that may be looking to steal valuable information.
Brown, a writer and activist who is known as one of the online faces of Anonymous, faced charges related to sharing a link to a dump of credit card numbers connected to the Stratfor breach.
Crytocurrency exchange Poloniex announced on Tuesday that a hacker had successfully made away with 12.3 percent of its Bitcoins.
The producer of fruit spreads and beverages notified customers of its Online Store that their personal information, including credit and debit card numbers and expiration dates and verification codes, may have been compromised.
The most prevalent threat vector that drives mobile device users to malware are web ads, according to a recent study by Blue Coat.