McAfee Says Spam Rates Have Increased Dramatically
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 03, 2013
Mobile attacks and social networking worms also rose.
Tags: spam, social networking, malware, McAfee, worm, trojan, koobface, mobile malware, Citadel
Oracle Releases Another Emergency Java Patch
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published March 05, 2013
This is the fifth out-of-band security update for Java so far this year.
Tags: Java, Oracle, trojan, security update, vulnerability
Researchers Warn About Fake Java Patch and Shylock Skype Malware
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published January 18, 2013
Two new types of attacks are threatening many computer users.
Tags: Java, malware, Skype, trojan, attacks, ransomware
McAfee Warns of Massive Bank Cyberattack
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published December 13, 2012
The security vendor says hackers planned to target major global banks in "Project Blitzkrieg."
Tags: McAfee, Security Advisory, cyberattack, trojan, hack attacks, bank fraud
Unpatched Java flaw Hit in Targeted Attacks, Researchers Say
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 28, 2012
The zero-day vulnerability affects the most recent version of Java.
Tags: Java, security, malware, trojan, vulnerability, Zero-Day exploit
First Apple App Store Malware Found by Kaspersky
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 06, 2012
The Find and Call app stole contact data and uploaded it to a remote server.
Tags: security, Apple, malware, app store, trojan
Thousands of Office Printers Hit by 'Gibberish' Malware
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 22, 2012
It's a “paper salesman’s dream come true.”
Tags: security, malware, printers, trojan
Zeus Trojan Remains Problematic
By Robert McGarvey | Article Published November 03, 2011
First identified in 2007, the Zeus trojan continues to cause problems -- in fact your own machine may be infected with it. What gives this malware such staying power?
Tags: security, cyber security, malware, trojan