Trend Micro noted several differences between Critolock and CryptoLocker, however.
The company followed through on its promise to up iCloud security by implementing two-factor authentication earlier this week.
A web hosting service apologized for intermittent unauthorized access of its hosted environment over 18 months that led to the Goodwill breach.
The Reader and Acrobat fixes were delayed a week due to issues found during testing.
The suspect, Godswill Oyegwa Uyoyou, conspired with others to hack bank systems and divert 6.28 billion Naira to mule accounts.
The top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee asked for a hearing to investigate the CHS breach.
Google indicated in its most recent transparency report that it also saw a 15 percent jump in government requests for user data since the end of last year.
A security expert discovered a vulnerability in Amazon's Kindle Library that could lead to cross-site scripting attacks and account compromises.
This summer's attack on the bank's network might have helped hackers detect subtle vulnerabilities they could exploit in the future.
Copies of controversial surveillance software, called "FinFisher," were made available for public scrutiny by WikiLeaks.