A Windows Media remote code execution flaw that has been patched in the last Patch Tuesday is being exploited by attackers in the wild to deliver malware to the targets' computer, warns Trend Micro.
Cybercrime has come a long way since it was mostly a digital form of vandalism.
Rootkit.Duqu.A is the current star in the world of malware but, as history shows, that fame will be short-lived.
Bing results for popular search terms such as "Firefox/Skype/AdobePlayer/uTorrent download" have been poisoned with bogus websites pushing a variety of malware.
Security researchers have recently discovered a new rootkit that targets computers' BIOS, making the infection harder to detect and eradicate, and persist even if the hard drive is physically replaced.
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