The Google Play store once again has been invaded with apps carrying BankBot Android banking malware that uses fake overlay screens to fool banking app users into giving away their credentials.
Samsung is joining the ranks of Apple and other competitors and looking to boost the security of their platforms with the launch of its own bug bounty program.
The malware was found after a noticeable uptick in unusual activity.
Trend Micro researchers spotted the return of the EMOTET trojan, this time spreading via Spam bots.
NIST along with vendors and businesses within the cybersecurity community teamed up to develop a recovery guide for firms hit with ransomware attacks.
Bitdefender researchers spotted three new Pacifier APT backdoor components that appear to link the group's cyberespionage campaigns against government institutions to the Russia-linked Turla Group.
A social engineering scam orchestrated by the ElTest hacking group just had its final payload switched from ransomware to a remote access trojan, indicating a possible change in motive, researchers at Palo Alto Networks have reported.
A free remote access trojan builder kit that was recently observed in cybercrime forums secretly contains an injected backdoor module that allows the kit's authors to take over the malware later, unbeknownst to the attackers wielding it.
A large malspam campaign using spoofed email addresses has attempted to infect recipients with ransomware in roughly 20 million detected attacks since Tuesday, researchers from Barracuda Networks have reported.
As technology improves and merges malware with artificial intelligence, timeless methods such as covering ones mouth may become more important than ever.
A previously undocumented backdoor program used to spy on foreign embassies and consulates appears to be the work of suspected Russian APT group Turla, researchers from ESET have reported.
Security researchers from at least seven major companies collaborated this month to subdue a DDoS botnet composed of compromised Android devices operating in more than 100 different countries.
Jimmy Nukebot malware trojan becomes more modular to increase flexibility and make static analysis much more complicated - shows ability to adapt to the goals and tasks set before a botnet to take advantage of a new source.
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Symantec researchers have spotted mobile malware factories in the wild which allow wannabe malware authors develop custom malware on their own devices without having to write a single line of code.
U.S. officials arrested a Chinese national who is accused of being involved in the 2015 OPM breach.
Kaspersky Lab researcher Roman Unuchek spotted an uptick in WAP-billing trojan-clickers from different cybercriminal groups targeting users in Russia and India.
Google's Android Oreo includes new security features designed to protect users' devices and data from malicious apps with a host of new security features.
Bankbot found in apps uploaded by same author on Google Play, abuses Accessibliity Service feature
Attackers have been compromising popular online role-playing games from Aeria Games on unofficial websites, in order to infect players with a malware downloader called Joao, researchers from ESET have reported.
A newly discovered fileless cryptocurrency miner has been targeting the Asia-Pacific region, leveraging the EternalBlue Windows SMB exploit to drop a backdoor while abusing Microsoft WMI as its persistence mechanism.
When a valid file is uploaded and sent, LinkedIn's security protections scan the attachment for malicious activity, but attackers could bypass the security restrictions and attach a malicious file to the LinkedIn messaging service.