A threat analysis from Dell SecureWorks CTU says that CryptoWall has picked up where its famous sibling left off.
A professor of ethical hacking at City College San Francisco came forward to clarify that he did not demonstrate hacking a medical center's server in a class.
FireEye analyzed the hacking group's use of the malware, dubbed the "Dark Edition" of BlackWorm.
Hackers exploited a zero-day vulnerability and gained access to sensitive information from JPMorgan Chase and at least four other financial institutions, reports indicate.
Several high-profile websites were impacted by a malvertising campaign, which Fox-IT helped dismantle.
Social security numbers were among the information on a backup hard drive that was stolen from an employee of Imhoff and Associates, PC.
About 900 customers at two OTTO pizzeria locations in Portland, Maine, had payment card data compromised after POS malware was discovered on terminals.
Personal information on more than 500 Cedars-Sinai Health System patients was compromised after a laptop was stolen from an employee's home.