The Simda botnet, believed to have infected more than 770,000 computers worldwide, has been targeted in a global operation.
As the date of the expiry of Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act draws near, a wide range of tech companies, privacy advocates, and trade associations have asked the US president, US politicians and prominent government officials to reform US surveillance laws.
After having "rediscovered" the usefulness of MS Office macros, malware peddlers have been ramping up email spam runs delivering documents that request users to enable them.
Windows 10 will be out this summer, available in 111 languages and in 190 countries around the world.
Microsoft has released version 5.2 of its Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET), a free utility that can detect and block exploitation techniques that are commonly used to exploit memory corruption vulnerabilities.
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