The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has become the latest government agency to be used as a front for e-mail attacks.
Email security provider MX Logic said that it had found multiple instances of fraudulent emails claiming to be from an email for the government organization.
The messages notify users that they have filed a complaint with the agency and included a document with a copy of the alleged complaint. Users who open the document are infected with a keylogger that can be used to steal login information and other confidential data.
YouTube develops video fingerprint
YouTube is testing out video fingerprinting technology that it hopes will help prevent people posting content without the owner's consent.
Google’s video-sharing site is collaborating with Time Warner and Disney on the new identification tools that will enable content owners to identify breaches of copyright.