Malware

09.18.15
Malware-ridden apps found in Apple's Chinese App Store
09.18.15

Malware-ridden apps found in Apple's Chinese App Store

Hackers figure out how to get malware into the App Store in China without developers' knowledge.

By R. Baldwin,   09.18.15
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09.18.15
AT&T sues former employees over phone unlocking hack scheme
09.18.15

AT&T sues former employees over phone unlocking hack scheme

Wow. Oh wow, this is very not good.

By A. Tarantola,   09.18.15
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08.31.15
Malware swipes 225,000 Apple accounts through jailbroken iPhones
08.31.15

Malware swipes 225,000 Apple accounts through jailbroken iPhones

Malware has stolen at least 225,000 Apple IDs from jailbroken iPhones in the name of 'free' apps.

By J. Fingas,   08.31.15
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08.31.15
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 uses machine learning to fight malware
08.31.15

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 uses machine learning to fight malware

The trouble with security software is that it's always racing to catch up with new viruses and mal...

By D. Hardawar,   08.31.15
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08.14.15
Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition
08.14.15

Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition

The company is accused of creating malware that injects malicious code into vital system files, causing other antivirus software packages to delete or quarantine them.

By A. Tarantola,   08.14.15
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08.04.15
Huge malware campaign used Yahoo's ad network
08.04.15

Huge malware campaign used Yahoo's ad network

A big malware campaign used Yahoo's ad network to deliver its payload.

By J. Fingas,   08.04.15
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08.04.15
OS X flaw leaves Macs vulnerable to attacks, no password required
08.04.15

OS X flaw leaves Macs vulnerable to attacks, no password required

There's a new flaw in OS X, and it doesn't even need your password to work.

By D. Cooper,   08.04.15
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07.27.15
Android flaw lets attackers into your phone through MMS videos
07.27.15

Android flaw lets attackers into your phone through MMS videos

Attackers need only send a video through a text messaging app to compromise your phone.

By J. Fingas,   07.27.15
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07.18.15
Boeing and Hacking Team want drones to deliver spyware
07.18.15

Boeing and Hacking Team want drones to deliver spyware

Forget safeguarding drones against hacks -- if Boeing and Hacking Team have their way, robotic air...

By J. Fingas,   07.18.15
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