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Linksys Routers Malware ‘The Moon’ Spreading

02/17/2014, Linksys router users might want to take some extra precautions. Johannes B. Ullrich, a security researcher at the SANS Technology Institute, has revealed that the company’s wireless routers are being targeted by malware, essentially a self...

Careto Malware Discovered After Being Circulated For Nearly 7 Years

02/11/2014, The Careto malware has been running around quietly, doing its work undercover for nearly seven years before being discovered. In fact, security firm Kaspersky Labs did introduce a research paper which uncovered the existence of Careto, which managed to...

Ads On Yahoo’s Website Found To Have Contained Malware

01/05/2014, Malware can be introduced to computers in a number of ways, and sometimes the user does not need to do anything except visit the website in which the malware is hidden. Of course most of the time these malware-ridden websites tend to be of the shady...

Blizzard Identifies New Malware Affecting World Of Warcraft Gamers

01/03/2014, World of Warcraft gamers and other MMORPG players are subject to hacks and exploits that attempt to steal their user names and passwords, after which the hackers will either rob the character of all their gold, or maybe even sell it off. For those of you...

2 Million Passwords Compromised After Botnet Infection Spree

12/04/2013, Just how good is the security of your computer? Do you have really, really strong passwords, so much so that it is virtually impossible to crack them even with brute force computing? Well, you know what they say about security – a chain is only as...

Prototype Malware Spreads Via Audio Signals

12/03/2013, The digital world has its fair share of benefits, but do be aware that there are also dangers and pitfalls to look out for as well. Computer viruses as well as malware have evolved over the years, that even the mobile platform is not spared. Well,...

Malware Parades As Grand Theft Auto V For Windows

10/23/2013, Grand Theft Auto 5, or GTA 5 for short, is a game that has more or less captured the imagination of many, having broken a whopping 7 Guinness World Records along the way. In fact, it has also been noted that GTA 5 itself comes with nearly 30 Easter Eggs...

Microsoft Details How They Guard Against Malware On Windows Phone

08/29/2013, According to our earlier report, the US government has found in a study of their own that about 80% of malware targets the Android operating system, about 0.7% for iOS, and 0.3% for Windows Mobile. Given that the Windows Phone operating system is not as...

Study Finds 79% Of Malware Targets Android Devices, 0.7% For iOS

08/26/2013, When it comes to malware on our mobile devices, malware on Android seems to be making the news more often than not, and according to a study conducted by the US government and published on Public Intelligence has found that 79% of malware threats were...