Malware 

Nine Charged with Using Zeus Malware to Steal Millions

The defendants allegedly told banks they were employees of the victims and were authorized to make transfers from their accounts.

Malware Exposes Rosenthal Wine Shop Customer Data

Customers' names, addresses, payment card account numbers, expiration dates and security codes may have been exposed.

Lookout Warns of Litecoin-Mining Android Malware

The malware leverages infected devices to mine for Litecoin, Dogecoin and Casinocoin.

Valley View Hospital Hacked

5,400 patients' personal information may have been exposed after hospital computers were infected with a virus.

Cancer E-mails Deliver Malware

The e-mail claims that the recipient has cancer -- but an attachment delivers the ZeuS Trojan.

Researchers Develop Google Glass Spyware

The malware takes and uploads a photo every 10 seconds without notifying the user.

Ransomware Victim Kills Self, Son

'I apologize to all of you ... I don't want Nicusor to suffer because of me,' Marcel Datcu wrote in a suicide note.

Survey Finds 40 Percent of CryptoLocker Malware Victims Have Paid Ransom

Researchers at the University of Kent found that approximately one in 30 people in the U.K. have been hit by the ransomware.

Fake WhatsApp Desktop Client Delivers Malware

A spam campaign offers a download of the supposed client, but links instead to banking malware.

Bromium Warns of YouTube Ads Serving Malware

Google says it's 'beefing up internal procedures to prevent such events from occurring again,' according to Bromium.

RiskIQ Reports 388 Percent Increase in Android Malware on Google Play

The company says 12.7 percent of all apps on Google Play in 2013 were malicious, up from just 2.7 percent in 2011.

How to Fight Malvertising Threat

Even security-conscious enterprises like Yahoo can be compromised by attacks in which ad servers are used to deliver malware. How can you fight this 'malvertising' threat?

CoinThief Mac Trojan Found on Download.com, MacUpdate

The latest versions of the malware add a browser extension for Firefox, according to SecureMac.

Law Firm Loses All Files to CryptoLocker Ransomware

Thousands of legal documents were rendered inaccessible by the malware.

SecureMac Warns of New Bitcoin-Stealing Mac Trojan

OSX/CoinThief.A monitors Web traffic in order to steal Bitcoin wallet login credentials.

ChewBacca PoS Trojan Hits Dozens of Retailers Worldwide

According to RSA, the malware has been logging credit card data from infected systems since October 2013.

SpyEye Malware Author Pleads Guilty

Aleksander Panin will be sentenced on April 29, 2014.

Hasbro.com Hacked, Serves Malware

Kaspersky, Microsoft and Trend Micro all currently fail to detect the malware, according to VirusTotal.

FireEye Warns of New Call-Blocking Android Malware

The malware is designed to steal text messages and block incoming phone calls from specific numbers.

U.S. Is Leading Malware-Hosting Nation

The country hosted 44 percent of all malware detected by Solutionary in Q4 2013.

Researchers Warn of Litecoin Mining Malware

According to Doctor Web, the cybercriminals behind the malware are currently earning about $1,500 a day from the botnet.

Report: Web Is Largest Source of Malware

Most malware infections come from the Web, making it more dangerous than social media or email, according to a Trustwave study.

New Malware Targets World of Warcraft Users

The Trojan is capable of compromising user accounts even if they're using two-factor authentication.

Malicious Yahoo Ads Infected 27,000 Users Per Hour

According to Yahoo, only European users were affected, and using visiting yahoo.com from Macs and mobile devices were not affected.

FireEye Acquires Mandiant for $1 Billion

Security firms come together in a bid to improve real-time threat detection and response.