Ho Ho Oh No: How Malware Hijacks Holiday ShoppingOnline shoppers this holiday season may be getting more than they bargained for: Alongside gadgets, clothes and stocking stuffers, many are picking up invasive computer viruses.
Hackers Have Successfully Hidden Malware In Popular PC Cleanup ToolSecurity experts say the Trojan horse-style attack hackers launched affected over two million CCleaner customers who downloaded the product in August.
Victims Of Ransomware Attacks Have Paid $25 Million Last Two Years, Report SaysRansomware has generated more than $25 million in payments from infected computers' owners in the last two years, researchers found.
American Mac Computers Hacked With 'FruitFly' Surveillance MalwareSome Mac computers have been hacked by invasive and stealthy FruitFly malware, which can tap into webcams and take screenshots.
More Than 1,000,000 Google Accounts Hit By MalwareResearchers say more than one million Google accounts have been breached by malware that infiltrated older Android devices.
HEI Hotels & Resorts In 10 states May Have Been Hit By HackersHyatt, Sheraton, Marriott and Westin hotels in 10 states may have been targeted by hackers for months.
Hospital Pays Thousands To End Attack Known As 'Ransomware'A large American hospital chose to pay hackers who were holding its computer network hostage, a move its CEO said was in its best interest and the most efficient way to end the problem.
Apple Removes Malware-Infected Apps From App StoreApple Inc. has removed some applications from its App Store after developers in China were tricked into using software tools that added malicious code in an unusual security breach.
Home Depot Says Data Breach Affected 56 Million Cards The Home Depot says it has eliminated malware from its U.S. and Canadian networks that affected 56 million unique payment cards between April and September.
2 North Texas UPS Locations Among Those Breached By MalwareSome customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states, including two in North Texas.
Report: Fake Malaysian Airline News Link Could Lead To MalwareIt may look like breaking news about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 - but following these links could lead you to trouble.
Expert: Hackers Likely Hit Other Retailers, Not Just TargetA cyber-security expert says Target may be just one in a line of retailers to have been hacked during the holiday shopping season.