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.
How To Spot & Avoid Cyber ExtortionImagine logging on to your computer and finding that all of your files are frozen. A screen then pops up demanding that you pay somebody to unlock your computer.
FBI Warns Of Malware Designed To Permanently Lose Internet AccessIs your computer infected with malware designed to boot you off the Internet on July 9? Learn about how to find out and what to do.