Police in several countries are wrapping up investigations of two 18-year-old Israelis suspected of causing $1.6 million in damages from hawking software intended to crash websites.
A law firm noted for its advocacy on behalf of data breach victims announced it is investigating the breach of America's Job Link Alliance.
Alley-OOPS! March Madness fans scouring the web for bracket contests and live game streams instead may find themselves all fouled up by online scams, Zscaler reported in a blog post this week.
It's no secret that calculating an individual or company's risk varies between each task as the economics of cybersecurity remain uncertain.
The Twitter accounts of Good Morning America, GMA Pop News and ABC News were hacked on Thursday with a series of posts being added, including two praising Donald Trump.
A spate of malicious apps falsely posing as mod programs for the popular world-building game Minecraft were downloaded by users roughly 990,000 times on Google Play before they were reported earlier this month.
A Lithuanian national has been arrested for defrauding two major tech companies out of $100 million by pretending to be a business affiliate.
Proofpoint reports a 45 percent increase in business email compromise (BEC) attacks during the closing months of 2016.
Looking at the State of Website Security in 2016, researchers at Google have detected a sharp rise in the number of hacked sites.
SC Media Exclusive: Fortinet uncovers malicious Word doc that infects both Windows and macOS machines
Researchers have discovered a malicious Word file that is designed to infect both Windows and macOS operating systems with malware payloads using macros, SC Media has learned after an exclusive first look at a report from Fortinet.
Carbon Black researchers spotted a second Ask Partner Network compromise twice in two months.
Legislation aimed at countering cybercrime, including ransomware, is advancing toward the governor's desk in both Indiana and Texas.
Russian national Mark Vartanyan pleaded guilty on Monday to one count of computer fraud in related to his role in co-developing and distributing Citadel malware under the hacker alias Kolypto.
Almost 1,000 Powhatan County (Va.) school district employees had their personal information revealed when a district employee fell for a W-2 phishing scam.
Fortinet researchers have detected a new botnet that is able to siphon out user data and commandeer user machines.
As part of its #NoHacked campaign, Google has published figures on the state of website security, and the trend doesn't look good.
Cybercriminals are injecting folders with malicious subdirectories into legitimate websites in order to display spam content that advertises essay-writing services for students, Sucuri has reported.
A spam campaign that targets recipients with personalized messages is spreading in Germany, similar to a previous scourge there earlier this year and another that spread in the U.K. in April 2016.
Reuters cited a government source as saying there was nothing in the information that supported Trump's claims that former President Barack Obama had directed agencies to spy on him.
While authorities recovered a black bag marked with the Secret Service log and some coins, a scramble was on to find the laptop, which contained sensitive information related to national security.
Ransomware distributors are evolving their technique for using NSIS installers to package and execute malicious software such as Cerber and Locky, according to a new report from Microsoft.
A new cloud-based keylogger has hit the market, resulting in a small number of cybercriminals attempting to infect businesses and collect keystrokes, system information, stored passwords, screenshots, and game credentials.
Researchers at Trend Micro have been examining MajikPOS, a new PoS malware that has been spreading across North America and Canada.
Wishbone, a mobile app that is especially popular with teenage girls, suffered a data breach in August 2016 that compromised 9.4 million records, 2.2 million of which were registered with unique email addresses.