Disguised as a legitimate project on GitHub called StealthBit, the malware installs a browser extension to look for and steal BitCoin wallet and account credentials.
A new security feature that will let users pick and choose which ActiveX controls can load is said to be included in a future version of IE9.
Apple's system process viewer gets an interface reorganization, and offers new views of the impact of applications and services running on your Mac.
Control which apps cause your Moto X's screen to light up with a notification.
The Hot Corners feature in OS X offers convenient access to some useful functions, but it's not so convenient if you trigger it by accident.
While Activity Monitor will show you process stats, it does not give you information on which programs may be using your network bandwidth.
In rare out-of-cycle security update, Microsoft fixes hole that put IE users at risk of attacks via ActiveX and other controls.
Latest Patch Tuesday updates plug nine holes in Windows, Office, ISA, Virtual PC, and Virtual Server, including several holes that have been targeted in attacks.
IE users warned about new ActiveX vulnerability, affecting Office XP, 2003, and ISA Server 2004 and 2006, that could allow an attacker to take control of the PC.
Microsoft says limited attacks have exploited a hole in the ActiveX control, a component of Windows Media Center used for recording and playing television video.