Analyst says three unidentified US banks have been hit with "low powered" DDoS attacks to cover fraudulent wire transfers.
Digital criminals are expanding their social-networking nefariousness beyond Facebook and Twitter to try to trick users into downloading malicious payloads.
Next year will see more cybercrooks hiring people to help create and deploy botnets, which will likely trigger further cooperation in security community to shut down malware at its source.
A new hacking program lets cybercriminals generate phony receipts for Amazon goods, which they're using to get refunds for items that they claim were lost in the mail.
Cybercriminals are changing focus from grabbing private information to now stealing trade secrets and other intellectual properties from major corporations.
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Security provider Cloudmark continues to see more spam e-mails with fake notices promising an upgrade for Adobe Reader but instead trying to get users to provide their credit card info.
Technology is increasingly the target of crimes, but it can also be used to fight back against the perpetrators.
Cloud computing and virtualization are two technologies that cybercriminals may target more heavily next year, predicts security firm Trend Micro in a new report.