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e-mail malware

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Fake Malaysia Airlines links spread malware

Don't click that link! Viral Facebook posts with shocking video of Malaysia Airlines MH370 are a scam.

By March 17, 2014

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Security researcher finds clues to malware in Target heist

Brian Krebs reports that the malware used to steal millions of customers' payment card information was uploaded through a compromised server.

By January 15, 2014

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Target confirms malware used on point-of-sale terminals

During an interview with CNBC, retailer's CEO defends four-day delay in notifying customers of security breach as necessary for the investigation and preparation for consumer reaction.

By January 12, 2014

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Yahoo says malware attack farther reaching than thought

The company posts guidelines for Yahoo users worried about infection and says people outside Europe may have been hit. It also says the attacks went on longer than previously reported.

By January 11, 2014

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Yahoo malware turned PCs into Bitcoin miners

Malicious ads served to Yahoo users were designed to transform computers into a Bitcoin mining operation, according to a security firm.

By January 9, 2014

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Questions left unanswered about Yahoo malware attack

Yahoo says that mostly non-mobile Windows users in Europe were attacked, but hasn't provided any public guidance on the number of affected users or what they should do.

By January 5, 2014

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Spot and avoid the latest online scams

Among the recent targets of Web criminals are students, renters, and romance-seekers; everyone is at risk though, so keep your defenses up, up, up.

By March 6, 2014

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New Tibet malware variant found for OS X

After over a year of no apparent activity, a new variant of the Tibet malware affecting OS X systems has been found.

By September 11, 2013

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New Mac malware disguised with right-to-left encoding trick

Signed with a valid Apple ID, Backdoor:Python/Janicab.A uses a Unicode trick to pass as a standard document instead of an application.

By July 15, 2013

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New proof-of-concept malware demonstrates virus for OS X

Clapzok.A is a new malware approach that, with current (albeit limited) loopholes in OS X, can spread among binary files when executed, making it one of the first-known, true computer viruses for OS X.

By June 4, 2013