“LokiBot,” the malware that steals your most sensitive data, is on the rise

Federal and state officials are seeing a big uptick in infections coming from LokiBot, an open source DIY malware package

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Feds issue emergency order for agencies to patch critical Windows flaw

The US Department of Homeland Security is giving federal agencies until midnight on Tuesday to patch a critical Windows vulnerability

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Telegram messages are a focus in newly uncovered hack campaign from Iran

Enlarge / Rampant Kitty has been targeting Telegram like a feline to twine. Check Point Researchers said they have uncovered

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Patient dies after ransomware attack reroutes her to remote hospital

A woman seeking emergency treatment for a life-threatening condition died after a ransomware attack crippled a nearby hospital in Duesseldorf,

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New Windows exploit lets you instantly become admin. Have you patched?

Researchers have developed and published a proof-of-concept exploit for a recently patched Windows vulnerability that can allow access to an

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Porn surfers have a dirty secret. They’re using Internet Explorer

They’re back—attacks that use booby-trapped Web ads to install malware on the computers of unsuspecting visitors. So-called malvertising works by

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Revisiting the spectacular failure that was the Bill Gates deposition

Aurich Lawson When Microsoft backed a key motion filed two weeks ago in Epic Games’ antitrust lawsuit against Apple, it

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A single text is all it took to unleash code-execution worm in Cisco Jabber

Until Wednesday, a single text message sent through Cisco’s Jabber collaboration application was all it took to touch off a

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The accidental notary: Apple approves notorious malware to run on Macs

Enlarge / A replica of the Trojan horse made up of thousands of computer and mobile phone components infected with

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Hackers are exploiting a critical flaw affecting >350,000 WordPress sites

Hackers are actively exploiting a vulnerability that allows them to execute commands and malicious scripts on Websites running File Manager,

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Attackers are trying to exploit a high-severity zeroday in Cisco gear

Telecoms and data-center operators take note: attackers are actively trying to exploit a high-severity zeroday vulnerability in Cisco networking devices,

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Russian tourist offered employee $1 million to cripple Tesla with malware

Tesla Tesla’s Nevada Gigafactory was the target of a concerted plot to cripple the company’s network with malware, CEO Elon

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Code-execution bug in Pulse Secure VPN threatens patch laggards everywhere

Organizations that have yet to install the latest version of the Pulse Secure VPN have a good reason to stop

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US government built secret iPod with Apple’s help, former engineer says

An Apple engineer who helped launch the iPod said he helped the US government build a secret version of the

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New P2P botnet infects SSH servers all over the world

Aurich Lawson Researchers have found what they believe is a previously undiscovered botnet that uses unusually advanced measures to covertly

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Booze and cruise providers are the latest to be hit by ransomware scourge

Ransomware operators are continuing their blitz on corporations with deep pockets, with Jack Daniel’s distiller Brown-Forman and cruise line behemoth

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NSA and FBI warn that new Linux malware threatens national security

The FBI and NSA have issued a joint report warning that Russian state hackers are using a previously unknown piece

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0days, a failed patch, and a backdoor threat. Update Tuesday highlights

Microsoft on Tuesday patched 120 vulnerabilities, two that are notable because they’re under active attack and a third because it

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Snapdragon chip flaws put >1 billion Android phones at risk of data theft

A billion or more Android devices are vulnerable to hacks that can turn them into spying tools by exploiting more

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