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Google Wi-Fi intercept triggers Aussie police probe

Australian police open investigation into Google Street View snafu that collected private data from Wi-Fi networks while snapping photos for mapping service.

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Adobe reports 'critical' flaw in Flash, Acrobat

Security vulnerability could let attackers take control of people's computers. Adobe says there have been reports that the flaw is actually being exploited.

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Malware found lurking in apps for Windows Mobile

Malware hidden in a few Windows Mobile apps secretly makes expensive phone calls as part of auto-dialer scam.

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Scare tactics, blocking sites can be bad for kids

New report urges parents, teachers, government to educate children about online risks and being good digital citizens instead of spreading panic.

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Microsoft to fix 34 holes in Windows, Office, IE

Patch Tuesday bulletins for June will include fixes for outstanding SharePoint and IE vulnerabilities.

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"Get Bill Gates in here!"

Inside CNET Labs Podcast 95: 'Over 5000--'

You've got your Microsoft in my Google. No, you've got your Apple in my Microsoft!

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Researchers to demo rootkit on Android phone

Defcon demo to show rootkit running on an Android-based smartphone that could give an intruder full access to all the functions of the device.

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Free apps install spyware on Macs

Spyware is downloaded along with free Mac OS X screensavers and an app, says security company Intego.

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Facebook attack tricks users into 'liking' malicious links

Just because your Facebook friend appears to "like" something doesn't mean you should too. Another clickjacking scam has hit Facebook.

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Infected Chinese site leaves gamers vulnerable

Mop.com, which has more than 50 million registered users, has been injected with malicious code.

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Symantec pushes security to Android, iPhone

A new initiative called Norton Everywhere will aim at securing smartphones and other non-PC connected devices, as well as DNS-based Web filtering.

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Inside CNET Labs Podcast 94: 'I'm sorry'

Jack Bauer, Jack Shepard, and how not to get your credit card jacked.

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