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Wendy's finds malware at some locations

Wendy's finds malware at some locations

Wendy's found malware on the systems at some restaurants under investigation after unusual activity was reported on customers' payment card accounts.

New, improved DMA Locker ransomware patches decryption flaw

New, improved DMA Locker ransomware patches decryption flaw

The creators of the DMA Locker ransomware released an updated version that now includes several improvements.

Google issues Chrome update to fix Windows, Mac, and Linux bugs

Google issues Chrome update to fix Windows, Mac, and Linux bugs

Google issued a Chrome update to address Windows, Mac, and Linux vulnerabilities that would allow attackers to take control of affected systems.

Google car software attains 'driver' status

Google car software attains 'driver' status

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration may not have gone so far as to call the software controliong the Google car human, but the agency did allow it can be viewed as the driver.

Utah anti-doxing bill would impose six-month jail term

Utah anti-doxing bill would impose six-month jail term

A proposed bill in front of Utah lawmakers would make doxing a crime that carries a six-month prison sentence to it, but may run afoul free speech laws.

Adobe issues 32 fixes for February's Patch Tuesday

Adobe issues 32 fixes for February's Patch Tuesday

Adobe's February 2016 Patch Tuesday includes 32 fixes for various versions of Photoshop and Bridge, Flash Player, Experience Manager and Connect—many of which secure critical vulnerabilities.

Rip-off artists use Southwest Airlines in Facebook scam

Rip-off artists use Southwest Airlines in Facebook scam

Facebook users' news feeds are lighting up with a new scam, this one centered on Southwest Airlines supposedly giving away hundreds of free tickets and $5,000 in cash.

AlienSpy returns as cross-platform backdoor

The AlienSpy remote access Trojan has evolved into a cross-platform backdoor that affects Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and Android operating systems.

Vulnerabilities in Trane thermostats heat up IoT safety concerns

Vulnerabilities in Trane thermostats heat up IoT safety concerns

The threat intelligence research organization Talos yesterday disclosed a trio of dangerous vulnerabilities that were discovered and subsequently patched in Internet-connected thermostats manufactured by HVAC company Trane.

Former DNI and NSA chief Mike McConnell joins Securonix board

Former DNI and NSA chief Mike McConnell joins Securonix board

Securonix named former U.S. Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Vice Admiral Mike McConnell to the company's board of advisors.

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