Qakbot worm continues to wreak havoc

The latest version of the Qakbot worm, which targets financial websites, appears to be spreading more rapidly than before.

Hacker may not face US trial

Between February 2001 to March 2002, 45-year-old Gary McKinnon of Scotland the hacked into Pentagon and NASA computers, and now faces up to 60 years in jail on charges brought down by the United States.

Hackers steal credit, debit card info from restaurant patrons

A Wilmington, North Carolina, restaurant was recently attacked by a Romanian-based group of cyber criminals, according to a report from StarNewsOnline.

University testing digital ants for cyber protection

Researchers at Wake Forest University in North Carolina are currently testing antivirus software to protect against potential cyber attacks.

Hackers attack Honda Canada

Honda Canada recently confirmed that information for thousands of its customers was recently obtained by hackers.

Cyber attacks could lead to war

As governments across the world defend themselves from cyber attacks, the Pentagon has concluded that such attacks from another country is an act of war, according to a recent report by the Wall Street Journal.

Security researcher reveals cookiejacking

Research by Rosario Valotta, an independent internet security researcher in Italy, recently revealed a new attack against Microsoft Internet Explorer users.

Experts are not the only able hackers

Even for people with novice experience in technology, it takes less than 15 minutes to hack into another person’s computer.

Cyber criminals turning to shortened URLs

Cyber criminals continue to find new ways to take advantage of unsuspecting computer users.

Simple steps may protect against viruses, malware

For computer users, getting rid of a virus is a difficult process. According to an internet security company, there are several tips to make sure computers are free of viruses and malware.

Fakefrag Trojan targets Windows users

A new Trojan is currently circulating in the cyber world putting fear into computer users.

Small businesses targeted by hackers

No matter how large or small a company is, staying under the radar of computer hackers is easier said than done.

Popular website hit with malware

The technology reviews and news website Geek.com was recently attacked by malware, according to an internet security company.

Small businesses most at risk against cyber attacks, says expert

Businesses that employ only a handful of workers must be wary against potential cyber attacks.

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