Malware News
  • UK employees targeted with fake policy violation emails

    25 September 2014

    A new cyber-crime attack has been tricking SMB employees in the UK into downloading Trojans by accusing them of violating company policy. The spam wave started to accelerate last...

  • jQuery.com compromised to serve malware via drive-by download

    23 September 2014

    jQuery.com, the official website of the popular cross-platform JavaScript library of the same name, has been compromised and has been redirecting visitors to a website hosting the RIG...

  • Tinba Trojan targets major US banks

    17 September 2014

    Tinba, the tiny (20 KB) banking malware with man-in-the-browser and network traffic sniffing capabilities, is back. After initially being made to target users of a small number of...

  • Macro based malware is on the rise

    17 September 2014

    Malware authors have a rediscovered their love for Visual Basic, as the percentage of macro based malware rose from around 6% of all document malware in June to 28% in July, Sophos researchers...

  • Citadel malware becomes APT tool in newest hacking campaign

    16 September 2014

    APT attackers wielding a newer, more dangerous versions of the Citadel malware have been targeting a number of Middle Eastern petrochemical companies, Trusteer researchers have discovered. The...

  • Dragonfly malware targeting pharmaceutical companies

    15 September 2014

    The recently revealed Dragonfly (Havex) malware is likely targeting the pharmaceutical sector, not the energy sector as previously believed, according to Belden. Until now, advanced...

  • Everything you need to know about POS malware

    12 September 2014

    With this year's dramatic uptick in data breaches targeting retailers and restaurant chains and, more specifically, the payment card data they process every day, it's safe to say that,...



Spotlight

Staples customers likely the latest victims of credit card breach

Posted on 21 October 2014.  |  Multiple banks say they have identified a pattern of credit and debit card fraud suggesting that several Staples Inc. office supply locations in the Northeastern United States are currently dealing with a data breach.


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