Your search for spam returned 119 results.

Sort results:

Hint: If you don't want the words you enter to be searched for separately, use quotation marks to find people or exact phrases. See our Search Help section for more hints.

Product Review Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall (Model 400)

Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall (Model 400)

The Spam & Virus Firewall from Barracuda Networks provides solid inbound and outbound email security functionality through a feature-rich appliance.

Brief

Adult webcam spam sends sexters to Kik

In a trend tracked by Symantec since last summer, most adult webcam spam leads Kik, an instant messaging service for all smartphones.

Brief

Compromised Snapchat accounts sending out spam

For the first time in months of Snapchat spam tracking, Symantec has observed a campaign involving the compromise of legitimate accounts.

Brief

Researchers detect spike in "snowshoe" spam attacks using .club gTLD

A rise in hit-and-run spam attacks, also known as "snowshoe" spam attacks, has been detected by researchers at Symantec.

Brief

Pinterest accounts hacked, display weight loss spam and butt pictures

Hacked Pinterest accounts began posting weight loss spam, and pictures of butts too.

News

Snapchat claims growing service caused spam increase, not 4.6M breach

Snapchat said Monday that increasing spam is the result of a growing service, and not the recent data breach that affected 4.6 million users.

Brief

Group leveraging Cutwail spam botnet opts for "Magnitude" over BlackHole exploit kit

Cutwail, the world's largest spam botnet, is often used to distribute financial malware like Gameover Zeus.

News Facebook and YouTube contain the most spam of all social networks

Facebook and YouTube contain the most spam of all social networks

According to a study by social media security firm Nexgate, the first half of 2013 saw a 355 percent uptick in social spam.

News

Government sets date for new anti-spam legislation

Canada's new anti-spam law, which was passed by Parliament in December 2010, will come into force on July 1.

Brief

AOL Mail hack furthers spam campaign using spoofed accounts

AOL confirmed on Monday that it was aware of the issue and working to remediate the situation.

News Majority of comment spam posted by same culprits, firm finds

Majority of comment spam posted by same culprits, firm finds

If firms pinpoint attackers early on, they can prevent most of this activity, Imperva found.

Brief

FDA seizes $41M in drugs after shuttering pharmacy spam sites

Between June and July, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration shut down 1,677 pharmacies it says were operating illegally.

News Spam campaign targets banks, social media, with Gameover Zeus trojan

Spam campaign targets banks, social media, with Gameover Zeus trojan

Spammers, pretending to be a manufacturer of toiletries, are targeting major banks and social media networks with the Gameover variant of the nefarious Zeus trojan.

News "Windigo" Op infected 25,000 servers to bolster spam, malware campaign

"Windigo" Op infected 25,000 servers to bolster spam, malware campaign

After compromising Unix and Linux servers, attackers make money by redirecting users to advertisements or exploit pages that serve malware.

News Fake Adobe Flash Player update extension serves salacious spam ads

Fake Adobe Flash Player update extension serves salacious spam ads

Users who believe they are infected with the malicious extension should remove it, according to anti-virus firm Malwarebytes, which discovered the threat.

News Spam email contains malware, not Apple gift card

Spam email contains malware, not Apple gift card

A dubious email that states its recipient has won a $200 Apple gift card, is actually a ruse to get victims to click malicious links and attachments.

News Twitter accounts created to spread spam, malware are easy to create and sell

Twitter accounts created to spread spam, malware are easy to create and sell

A new academic research report provides a glimpse into the thriving and organized market for these accounts.

Brief

Spammers hack Linkin Park's Facebook page

Linkin Park's Facebook page was hacked and used to send out spam links.

Brief

Seeking solutions to robocalls, FTC hosts contests at DefCon 22

Seeking an end to phone spam, otherwise known as robocalls, the FTC is hosting three standalone contests at DefCon 22.

News

Saboteurs target OAuth protocol to compromise HootSuite users

Once attackers compromised users' HootSuite dashboards, they were able to spread spam on Twitter leading users to spurious diet websites.

Page 1 of 6

Sign up to our newsletters

POLL