Yet another malware variant is being sent to Uyghur activists via e-mail spam; however, for updated systems the threat is nonexistent.
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.
Spam reached its lowest level in years last quarter, but malware surpassed security firm's estimates for the year, says McAfee.
A new report shows that computers based in India now send out more spam than ever before, with some having "been turned into spam-spitting zombies in botnets."
The security company's latest Threats Report shows a small decline in spam and a huge rise in the number of targeted attacks.
A dodgy spam app has been detected for the first time in Apple's iOS App Store.
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.
The Find and Call app would capture users' phone book contacts and transmit them to a remote server, security company Kasperky Lab discovered.
The amount of spam around the globe now accounts for 70 percent of all e-mail, a sharp decline from 2009 when it accounted for 90 percent.