A group of computer hackers recently attacked the website run by Voices of America, sending its online traffic to a website supposedly operated by the Iranian Cyber Army.
One of the most widespread and dangerous pieces of scareware circulating the web is AntiVira AV, according to Web Wire.
A recent report from an online security company sheds light on the current trends of cyber crimes.
According to chief research officer Mikko Hypponen, data security attacks still occur mostly through email.
Scareware is generating millions of dollars for cyber criminals, and unsuspecting computer users keep falling for their traps, according to News Factor.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency recently announced it is launching a new project aimed at improving cyber security PC World reports.
The U.S. Department of Defense hopes to unite with private industries to combat cyber threats, according to Network World.
The global technology giant Google has almost cut the amount of malicious software affecting users of its search engine in half, according to Bloomberg.
The hacker group known as Anonymous claims to have access to the Stuxnet computer virus, according to the Guardian.
According to an internet security company, Chinese hackers recently targeted five large Western oil and gas companies.
According to the U.S. Militaryâ─≥s top computer warfare general, internet spam attacks could eventually become terrorist attacks and invasions.
According to an online security company, 50 percent of scanned PCs worldwide were infected with malware in January.
According to a network security company, the amount of malicious software in 2010 rose 46 percent, and smartphones will be targeted more in 2011.