Spammers take advantage of the rising popularity of e-mailed advertisements by mimicking them and attaching viruses.
Microsoft says the list of more than 1,800 e-mail addresses and passwords was compiled through phishing attacks and malware.
Some European users of the online file storage service are receiving junk e-mail from online casinos -- this may be due to a Dropbox address leak or some type of malware.
Yet another malware variant is being sent to Uyghur activists via e-mail spam; however, for updated systems the threat is nonexistent.
Recent server breaches at big-name companies indicate hackers are once again targeting e-mail addresses in their attempts to get their hands on your private information.
Ashampoo warns customers about potential for malware hiding in e-mails using the company name.
Forget e-mail spam. Online miscreants are now all over popular social-media sites, and they're out to steal your identity. CNET's Sumi Das shows how you can protect yourself.
Forget e-mail spam -- that's old school. Now there are spammy messages propagating through your social networks. CNET's Sumi Das has more details on how to prevent yourself from falling victim to socware.
An e-mail claiming to be from the Chinese Ministry of National Defense actually contains a piece of malware that exploits a hole in Microsoft Office, says Trend Micro.
E-mails masquerading as Twitter support messages prompt recipients to click links that download a Trojan and display fake anti-virus warnings or lead to a phishing site, security firms say.