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Home Depot victim of same malware that hit Target -- researcher

A credit card hack allegedly uncovered at Home Depot reportedly used a variant of the same malware that affected Target customers last year, says security researcher Brian Krebs.

By September 8, 2014


Protect your Android device from malware

Mobile malware is on the rise and your device could be at risk. These tips could help you stay safe and keep your personal information out of the hands of cybercriminals.

By December 19, 2013


TrendMicro to 'protect the cloud'

Company started using the cloud to help protect desktop PCs last year. Now it's introducing products to keep the cloud secure.

By October 26, 2009


Is new malware Jacksbot just starting to rear its head?

A new Java-based malware package has been found that has the potential to affect multiple platforms.

By November 2, 2012


Experts say Stuxnet worm could be state-sponsored (podcast)

Symantec and TrendMicro researchers agree that the worm, which some say was designed to attack a nuclear power plant in Iran, was so sophisticated that it was likely "state sponsored."

By September 24, 2010


Many ways to activate Webcams sans spy software

The program used to remotely turn on Pennsylvania students' laptop Webcams is no longer being sold, but there are other ways to remotely activate a machine's Webcam.

By February 22, 2010


Avoid being a victim of an e-mail phishing scam

Thousands of usernames and passwords of Hotmail, Gmail, and possibly other services have been posted online as a result of a phishing attack. Here's how to protect yourself.

By October 6, 2009


Mac Trojan appears as QuickTime update on malicious Web sites

TrendMicro is reporting that a Trojan targeting Mac users, known as OSX/Jahlav-D, is appearing as a QuickTime plug-in update called MacCinema Installer.

By August 11, 2009


Parental control company sells data on what kids say

Although EchoMetrix CEO says they only report aggregate data not associated with individual kids, I still find it creepy.

By September 5, 2009


Mac Malware Update: Unauthorized downloads of Snow Leopard infested with Trojans

Several Web sites have sprung up over the last couple days offering users free upgrades of Apple's latest operating system, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. Of course, these sites are socially engineered ploys to trick users into downloading malicious software

By September 1, 2009