By Klint Finley for WIRED.The Coalition for Better Ads, a consortium of ad, publishing, and tech companies, wants to save the advertising industry — by killing it. Or at least parts of it. Companies.. Huffington Post
A 32-year-old Russian hacker was sentenced to 27 years in prison in the U.S. for stealing millions of payment card details from businesses by infecting their point-of-sale systems with malware.
The.. PC World
Spam emails posing as Delta Air payment confirmation emails are spreading financial and banking malware to computers. According to Heimdal Security firm, a new campaign trying to get access to your.. Softpedia
Roman Seleznev, the man that caused more than $169 million in damage after running a PoS hacking scheme, was sentenced to 27 years in prison, which is the longest punishment for a hacker thus far. .. Softpedia
Wikileaks is nowhere near done exposing the Vault 7 files allegedly belonging to the CIA, this time around publishing a user guide for Weeping Angel, a tool that allows the secretive agency to get.. Softpedia
Has your computer been infected with a suspected NSA spying implant? A security researcher has come up with a free tool that can tell.
Luke Jennings of security firm Countercept wrote a script in.. PC World
(AP) — A Russian man described as one of the world's most notorious criminal spammers has been indicted by a U.S. grand jury. American authorities say the sprawling Kelihos botnet was made up of.. SFGate Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
Last weekend, hacking group Shadow Brokers leaked a set of Windows hijack tools allegedly used by the NSA, but Microsoft quickly downplayed the security risk, explaining that patches for all exploited.. Softpedia
In an odd turn of events, a vigilante hacker is apparently trying to make the IoT world a lot safer against malware. A developer has built a worm, known as Hajime, infecting tens of thousands of IoT.. Softpedia
Reinforcing Qafis’ biometrics with Assured’s code scanning and organizational assessment, the newly combined technologies offer public and private sector organizations a top-to-bottom, face-to-code.. PRWeb
New data from cloud security specialist Netskope shows that companies are still struggling to prevent network breaches and protect themselves at all points of entry. Backdoors made up the bulk of.. betanews
Intelligraphics Inc., a leader in integrated Wi-Fi solutions, today announced optimized software IP including advanced roaming, packet sniffer/injector, enterprise security enhancements, CCXv4/v5.. PRWeb
A study done by the British government shows that nearly half of local businesses discovered they were the victim of at least one security breach or attack in the past year. While the overall.. Softpedia
The data breach that affected the InterContinental Hotels Group a while back is far worse than originally thought, affecting thousands and thousands of visitors. Back in February, InterContinental.. Softpedia
Is a vigilante hacker trying to secure your IoT device from malware? The mysterious developer behind a growing computer worm wants people to think so.
The worm, known as Hajime, has infected tens.. PC World
The BankBot Android banking Trojan is back, managing to bypass Google's security scans once more to reach the Play Store. This particular banking trojan was first discovered back in January when the.. Softpedia