Malware 

How Much Does Business AV Cost? Try Free

Avast debuts free Business Anti-Virus, but what's the catch?

Lenovo Computers Shipped with Pre-Installed Malware

The company says it has investigated the software and hasn't found 'any evidence to substantiate security concerns.'

Kaspersky Warns of 'Outstandingly Professional' Equation Group Cyber Attacks

The group's tools are capable of reprogramming hard drive firmware, allowing infections to survive disk formatting and OS reinstallation.

Report: PlugX Is RAT of Choice for Nation States

Crowdstrike's Global Threat Intel report details tactics used in nation-state attacks.

Researcher Develops Malware for Drones

Rahul Sasi has tested the malware on the DJI Phantom and Parrot AR.Drone 2.0.

Researchers Warn of Skeleton Key Malware

Dell SecureWorks has outlined a list of steps for organizations to take to mitigate the threat.

9 Enterprise Security Trends for 2015

Hackers find new twists for some of their favorite tools, like malware and DDoS, which means organizations need to get even more serious about security in 2015.

Crowdstrike: On a Mission to Find Malware-Free Attacks

Crowdstrike CTO Dmitri Alperovitch explains how his company's newest Falcon platform improves security with detection and prevention.

Dridex and Email: A Nasty Social Engineering Team

Recent social engineering attacks involving Dridex malware illustrate the importance of paying attention to older and infrequently used attack vectors.

FBI Warns of Destructive Malware Attacks on U.S. Companies

The FBI warning appears to refer to last week's cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment.

5 Tips for Fighting Email Security Threats

Email is one of a hacker's favorite tools, so companies must be smart about thwarting email-generated cyber attacks.

Regin Malware Likely Came From Western Intelligence Agency

According to the Guardian, the leading suspects are the U.S., the U.K., or Israel.

Citadel Malware Now Targets Password Managers

The Trojan looks for processes linked to KeePass, Password Safe, and the neXus Personal Security Client.

Today's Top 5 Malware Threats

To fight malware, security teams must understand it. Here are five especially nasty forms of malware.

WireLurker Malware Infects Mac OS X, iOS Devices

The malware has already been downloaded more than 350,000 times.

Backoff PoS Malware Infections Rising Steadily

The number of Backoff infections increased by 57 percent from August to September 2014, according to Damballa.

Shellshock a Fail for Security Disclosure

Shellshock and the Xen vulnerability. One of these things is not like the other, and an expert says they can teach us a lot about how to disclose security vulnerabilities.

No Easy Fix for Point-of-Sale Security

Why is securing point-of-sale systems so hard, and what can retailers do to improve their PoS security postures?

Kmart Stores Infected with Point-of-Sale Malware

The company says the infection came from 'a new form of malware that was undetectable by current anti-virus systems.'

Android, iOS Malware Targets Hong Kong Protesters

Lacoon researchers describe the iOS version of the malware as the 'first iOS Trojan linked to Chinese government cyber activity.'

Malvertising, Online Ad Networks a Dangerous Duo

Bad guys are using online advertising networks and popular sites like YouTube to serve malware to unsuspecting Internet users, finds new research from Bromium Networks.

Whitelisting: Why and How It Works

Bad guys continually tweak malware, making it tough for traditional antivirus products to keep up. Whitelisting can help, by allowing only pre-approved applications.

Startup Spotlight: Threat Detection Specialist ThetaRay

Israeli security startup ThetaRay promises to detect zero-day attacks, hidden APTs and other threats in seconds by simultaneously analyzing all security and operational data sources.

9 Resources to Stay Current on Security Threats

These nine online resources will keep security pros informed about the latest threats.

Dyreza Malware Now Targeting Salesforce.com Users

The company says it was recently alerted to the threat by one of its security partners.